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Will these murderers of George Floyd be tried in secret courtroom proceedings?

Tuesday, prosecutors in the George Floyd murder case say they will revisit the issue of whether to allow audio...

A mural depicting George Floyd, Tony McDade, and Breonna Taylor created by artist Leslie Barlow in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

A mural depicting George Floyd, Tony McDade, and Breonna Taylor created by artist Leslie Barlow in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

How can police officers dressed in plainclothes enter a woman's...

California Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13) issued the following statement today about the deployment of unidentifiable federal law enforcement officers to Portland, OR, and other U.S. cities....

Despicable family court judge Mary Ellen Brennaan is latest example of racist legal system that criminalizes Black children.

A Michigan family court judge Monday denied a motion to release...

The NAACP has announced that it will lead a “2020 Virtual March on Washington” alongside civil rights leaders, activists, and families of those who died at the hands of law enforcement, to call...

Author asks if the recent murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery represents a tipping point?

Ten weeks before a white policeman killed George Floyd on a Minneapolis...

Brooks. A light is dimmed.

I feel confused, angry, and sick to the stomach. The notion that one can be here one day, and gone the next isn't unfamiliar to me. Yet I'm still overcome by...

Michael, when he appeared on my show on WBAI 99.5 FM Radio in February.   On Monday morning I overheard some music that triggered memories of my sister Barbara Allimadi, whom I loved dearly and...

In response to Trump's use of secret police tactics targeting protesters in Portland, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rep Eleanor Holmes-Norton are introduce a bill that would require federal...

Breonna Taylor protesters calling themselves "Hunger Strikers for Breonna," say they are starting a hunger strike until the three officers who killed her are fired and stripped of their pensions...

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) mourns the heartbreaking loss of The Honorable John Lewis, an esteemed member of Congress and revered civil rights hero with whom our...

Statements of praise and remembrances are now pouring in from many around the country after the passing of Civil Rights icon and Georgia Congressman John Lewis.

The Congressional Black...

REP. JOHN LEWIS. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Civil Rights icon and trailblazing pioneer Rep. John Lewis who'd been battling cancer and announced his diagnosis seven months ago has died at the...

On Tuesday night, July 14, during a board meeting of the Montgomery Public Schools, a group of alumni, students and community members called on members to eliminate Confederate Iconography and...

Mayor Greg Fischer of Louisville, Kentucky, is to be investigated for his handling of the Breonna Taylor case, the death of David McAtee, and the protests that followed that have seen hundreds of...

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