Justice

Sterling's son with his mother weeps during media appearance

 

Four police officers were shot and killed with several others wounded in Dallas, Texas,...

Alton Sterling


DNC Statement on Shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas

WASHINGTON -  DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and...

I want to begin by expressing my condolences for the families of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.

As I said in the statement that I posted on Facebook, we have seen tragedies like this...

Alton Sterling

LETTER TO REV. AL SHARPTON FROM BATON ROUGE RELIGIOUS LEADER REV. SHELTON CHARLES DIXON, SENIOR PASTOR OF GREATER MOUNT OLIVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, REGARDING THE POLICE...

Eddie Slaughter, president, American Agriculturalist Association

[Op-Ed]

Farmers from the Southern Region and others who believe in justice...

Officer Goodson

Not surprisingly, yet another Baltimore Police officer was acquitted by a judge in the ongoing cases in connection with the police killing of...

Ashe passing baton to Kutesa in 2014

John Ashe the President of the United Nations General Assembly who was succeeded by Uganda's...

The late Elaine Coleman

A few days ago my father, my two year old daughter and I visited my 75 year old grandmother and aunt.
I sat quietly while the elders exchanged their stories...

Rep. Connolly

Following Thursday’s 4-4 decision in the Supreme Court United States v. Texas case, Representative Gerry Connolly joined National Korean American Service and Education...

Marian Wright Edelman

[Comment]

Sunday, June 12, America woke up to news of the worst mass shooting in our gun-soaked history. A celebration of Latin Night at Pulse Nightclub in...

Mateen

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Ever since the Orlando mass murder of 49 people from the LGBTQ community, the media and some in politics have focused on murderer Omar Mateen’s...

[Op-Ed]

Dear Child Advocate,

The Senate Vote is at 5:30 p.m. this evening.

Call your Senators NOW! Tell them to Vote for Common Sense Gun Safety Measures Today.

...

[Remembrance]

One year ago today, our nation lost nine precious lives. They were mothers and fathers, students and coaches, pastors and choir members.
They were men and women of faith...

Sanford

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Detroit native Davontae Sanford is now free, after serving nearly nine years for murders he didn’t commit.

In this case, we witness things we...

Danny Glover

Members of the National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC) were enthusiastically received in Atlanta June 10th and 11th for two days of...

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