Justice

 

STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT

Edgartown, Massachusetts

THE PRESIDENT:  Good afternoon, everybody. This...

Police state?

In Ferguson, Missouri, hundreds marched after the shooting of Michael Brown, 18, Black, and unarmed, by a White officer. Standing face-to-face with...

 

Rev. Al Sharpton spoke this morning by phone to, St. Louis County Police Chief John Belmar.

After a candid exchange Sharpton has called on the Department of Justice and others to...

Michael Brown

[Commentary]

Was the officer who killed Michael Brown a racist hot-head out to provoke an incident?

Was the firing of...

 

The IRP6 defendants (this is the abbreviation of the case -- please ...

REV. AL SHARPTON & THE FAMILY OF MICHAEL BROWN TO SPEAK TONIGHT AT A ST. LOUIS CHURCH IN AN EFFORT TO CALM TENSION IN THE CITY & TO SEEK JUSTICE

WHO: Rev....

Michael Brown

Statement by the President on the Passing of Michael Brown

The death of Michael Brown is heartbreaking, and Michelle...

Ferguson residents stare down police after the reported execution-style killing of unarmed teenager

[Editorial]

If the account of the...

Solitary confinement

In 2005, over 81,000 inmates were held in restricted housing. Solitary confinement is the practice of keeping prisoners in individual cells...

Michael Brown

Statement by Rev. Al Sharpton, President of National Action Network, on the shooting of Michael Brown, an...

Man holding sign says his unarmed son was executed by police

Following the shooting of 18-year-old man by a police officer in the city of Ferguson, Missouri, an...

Marian Wright Edelman

Bishop Minerva Carcaño, the Los Angeles Area Resident Bishop of the United Methodist Church, is acting with urgency.

Along with more...

Marianne Wright Edelman

 

For years the Mott Haven neighborhood of the Bronx in New York, home to St. Ann's Episcopal Church, was the poorest section of the...

Many lost their live to get us to that moment; we must never go backwards

Last week, I had the great honor to receive the Benjamin L. Hooks “Keeper of the Flame”...

GOP Leaders  John Boehner and Mitch McConnell

[Commentary]

My Republican brothers and...

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