Justice

Fort Walton Beach, Fl., police handcuffed a man who complained he had been overcharged by 50 cents.

A call has been made by activists and civil rights organizations for Black people and...

By the people and for the people, community organizing group ACORN became a major player in the 2008 presidential election that resulted in Barack Obama's victory.

Conservatives took issue...

Bannon. Photo--Flickr.

Steve Bannon, currently exiled from the White House, may not be a Donald Trump favorite these days, but he is nonetheless doing his best to ingratiate himself with...

Villavicencio and his two daughters.

Earlier today, I spoke with Sandra Chica, the wife of Pablo Villavicencio, and expressed my deep frustration with the federal government's assault on...

Katumbi and Tshisekedi in D.C.

A propaganda video touting the “accomplishments” of dictator Joseph Kabila and ending with the statement “This man is indispensable for the Congo,” was...

CEO Flannery--CNBC Screenshot

[Open Letter To GE]

John L. Flannery
Chairman and CEO
General Electric Company

PROTEST NOTE/NOTICE OF INTENT

Ugandan Diaspora...

Skinheads in uniform?

The Wauwatosa Police Department in Wisconsin recently released their finding that: the brutal force one of their officers used against a Black male minor, outside of a...

Abu-Jamal. Photo--Flickr.

[The Campaign To Bring Mumia Home]

On April 30, Judge Leon Tucker’s Philadelphia courtroom was packed with Mumia’s supporters and a row of Fraternal Order...

The legacy of Chief Justice Roger B. Taney's 1857 Dred Scott ruling (and opinion) endures today: "[Black Africans imported as slaves] had for more than a century before been regarded as beings of...

 

Courage: Eagle's player Chris Long opposes violation of constitutional rights of Black players by NFL  

[Speaking Truth To Empower]

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The late Rev. Howard Thurman. (Marian Wright Edelman first wrote this column in 2011).

[From The Archives]

The distinguished theologian the late Howard Thurman once described an oak...

PAUD members outside Uganda House.

A coalition of Pan-African organizations based in New York on Friday called on the Trump administration to halt the sales of weapons to Uganda whose...

POTUS Trump. Lives hate, breathes hate, thinks hate. Photo Gage Skidmore

This is what Donald Trump said during a roundtable meeting last Wednesday: “We have people coming into the country...

Marcus-David Peters. Photo: WTRTV

[Speaking Truth To Empower]

Last Tuesday, 24-year-old Marcus-David Peters, a science teacher, was shot to...

Marian Wright Edelman. Photo-Flickr.

"In a few weeks," Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., declared, in his last Sunday sermon at Washington’s National Cathedral, March 31, 1968 ". . . we are...

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