Justice

Rev. Al Sharpton

I have been asked by many in the Baltimore area since day one to get involved in the justice for Freddie Gray movement. Though I have discussed it...

 

Campus sexual violence has been the subject of an intense national conversation recently, but that dialogue often lacks critical input from schools that are already taking steps to...

One of the march leaders Malik Zulu Shabazz of Black Lawyers for Justice

[Black Star Editorial]

People are rightly angry in Baltimore and...

Mumia Abu-Jamal

Condition Critical: Friday Report From Prison Mumia Gravely Ill

Mumia Abu-Jamal was seen [Friday] by his wife and his...

Marian Wright Edelman

More than 88,000 people have applied to enter the “poor door” at a new luxury condominium tower on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.

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Gray's parents and supporters show some rage

[Speaking Truth To Power]

The protests against Baltimore Police for the callous killing of...

 

[Op-Ed: Letter To Ethiopian Ambassador to U.K.]

Dear Ambassador Berhanu Kebede,

The response from the Ethiopian embassy to our report, We Say the Land is...

Loretta Lynch -- ready for the job

Loretta E. Lynch, 55, has made history. She is to soon officially become the 83rd U.S. Attorney General.

Lynch knew she...

Mayor de Blasio -- fire Pantaleo

[Black Star News Editorial]

On July 17, 2014, Ramsey Orta shot...

Rep. Hank Johnson’s

[Comment: Speaking Truth To Power]

Rep. Hank Johnson’s (D-Ga) assessment that the spate of violence against African-...

Feidin Santana

Feidin Santana will be awarded the Civic Engagement Award and also given a monetary grant. The 23-year-old was responsible for the recording and...

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim

[Commentary]

As the World Bank prepares for its annual Spring Meetings, members of...

Sharpton outraged over delay

Rev. Sharpton-- pushes for Senate confirmation of Lynch

As Senate leadership continues a historic delay in failing to confirm Loretta Lynch as U.S. Attorney...

The noted investigative reporter says of the nation -- "Lying has become the staple"

I have been involved in politics and policy-making for over 50 years, and as...

The shots seen around the world

Officer Michael Slager fired eight bullets at the back of Walter Scott, 50, an African-American, killing him, on April 4. Then,...

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