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For decades on the southside of Chicago, a group of white cops turned the interrogation room into a torture chamber for Black me

In Chicago, old habits die hard. In this week's episode of Wrongful Conviction: False Confessions, renowned attorneys Laura Nirider and Steve Drizin bring us inside one of the worst police abuse...

Hundreds took to the streets of Philadelphia on Monday night, to protest the shooting by police of Walter Wallace

Hundreds took to the streets of Philadelphia on Monday night, to protest the shooting by police of Walter Wallace, a 27-year-old Black man who officers said had a knife.

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The firing of the officer involved in this week’s tragic and senseless shooting in Waukegan is a first step in police accountabi

Marcellis Stinnette (on left)  is one of the latest victims of raical policing, as he was shot and killed while he sat in his car with girlfriend Tafara Williams (on right) who is now...

Police as predators in Nigeria
   

Washington, D.C.-based Pan-African Community Action (PACA) and the Black Alliance for Peace (BAP)’s U.S. Out of Africa Network (USOAN) issued a joint statement condemning...

a new prosecutor who, attorneys for Taylor’s family hope, will handle the case differently than Kentucky Attorney General Daniel

The two anonymous members of the grand jury in the Breonna Taylor case who spoke out this week about the deliberations had no agenda other than to pursue the truth, their lawyer told Yahoo News on...

Presuming Trump loses, will he leave office? Are we approaching the end of our . . . uh, democracy?

Trump's America has exposed the deep roots of systemic racism--and the need for an anti-racism revolution.

The nation has less than two weeks left to live in its comfort zone of platitudes...

Another grand juror has released a statement regarding the Breonna Taylor investigation, agreeing with a fellow grand juror that

Another grand juror has released a statement regarding the Breonna Taylor investigation, agreeing with a fellow grand juror that the group was limited on what charges they could consider in the...

dropped a third-degree murder charge against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd,

A Hennepin County judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd, but denied the defendant's motion to...

“Rally for Justice” began just after midnight in Kenosha

On Tuesday, the was a march from Kenosha to Milwaukee for Jacob Blake and to inspire voter participation.

A march from Kenosha to Milwaukee arrived at Red Arrow Park Tuesday afternoon....

as Black communities are rising for justice, there is unprecedented recognition that anti-Blackness denies Black people their hu

The Leadership Conference Education Fund and the Black Alliance for Just Immigration (BAJI) are launching Black Justice is Our Justice, a campaign to combat white supremacy by fighting anti-...

The juror also said that Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s team never explained possible homicide charges to the panel.

An anonymous grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case issued a statement Tuesday claiming that prosecutors did not present the panel with any charges other than wanton endangerment against one of...

Dayton Teenager Tyra Patterson Spent 23 Years in Prison for Murder After Falsely Confessing to Stealing a Necklace.

Dayton Teenager Tyra Patterson Spent 23 Years in Prison for Murder After Falsely Confessing to Stealing a Necklace.

When Tyra Patterson was 19, she falsely confessed to stealing a...

They’ll take a person whose a victim of the crime, and make it appear he’s the criminal,

Malcolm X. Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Herman Hiller

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The following essay is excerpted from Malcolm X’s presentation at the Oxford Union Debate on December 3, 1964....

Two US Park Police officers have been indicted in the fatal 2017 shooting of 25-year-old unarmed motorist Bijan Ghaisar

Two US Park Police officers have been indicted in the fatal 2017 shooting of 25-year-old unarmed motorist Bijan Ghaisar in Fairfax County, Virginia, officials announced Thursday.

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