Civil Rights & Social Justice
Hundreds of Black churches in Florida are teaching their congregations what many schools in the state won't teach students: Black history. The post Black Churches In Florida Are Teaching Non-Whitewashed Black History Since The State Won’t appeared first on NewsOne.
The U.S. Department of Justice launched a civil pattern or practice investigation into Trenton, New Jersey, and its police department. You can’t reform this, but Kristen Clarke is trying. The post DOJ Investigating Possible ‘Systemic’ Civil Rights Violations By NJ Cops And Mostly Black City They Serve appeared first on NewsOne.
A video shows a fight on an NYC subway train the ended in one man being put in a chokehold. It was compared to Jordan Neely and Daniel Penny, but it's not the same. The post Video Of Man Put In Chokehold During Subway Fight Draws Comparisons To Jordan Neely appeared first on NewsOne.
The Department of Justice has recommended a criminal investigation of the Colorado Springs police over brutalizing Dalvin Gadson, a Black and unhoused veteran. The post DOJ Criminally Investigating Colorado Cops Who Laughed About Brutally Beating Unhoused Black Veteran appeared first on NewsOne.
Two white men are only charged with misdemeanors in Minnesota for allegedly beating Michelle Folson, a Black woman, so bad she has a brain injury. The post White Men Face Only Misdemeanor After Giving ‘Brain Injury’ To Black Woman They Brutally Beat In Minnesota appeared first on NewsOne.
A "Karen" video shows a woman pretending to cry while calling the cops on Alonzo Harmon, a Black man, because he was working as an HVAC technician. The post Video Shows Krying ‘Karen’ Kustomer Calling Cops On Black HVAC Tech For Doing His Job appeared first on NewsOne.
Brett Favre is set to testify in a deposition about his involvement in the welfare scandal for the Mississippi Department of Human Services. The post Brett Favre Set To Testify In Deposition About Involvement In Mississippi Welfare Scandal appeared first on NewsOne.
After graphic bodycam video was released, the family of Ta'Kiya Young, a pregnant Black driver killed by Ohio police, wants the cops to be charged with the death of her unborn daughter, too. The post Ta’Kiya Young’s Family Wants Cop Who Shot Her Charged With Killing Unborn Daughter, Too appeared first on NewsOne.
Ta'Kiya Young, a pregnant Black woman, was shot by a police officer in Blendon Township, Ohio, killing her and her unborn child. Her family is demanding to see the bodycam video. The post Why Did Police Shoot Ta’Kiya Young? Family Of Pregnant Black Woman Killed In Ohio Demands Justice appeared first on NewsOne.
The 60th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is being streamed online and is live right now. Here's how to watch a livestream as civil rights leaders converge on the nation's capital. The post Watch Live: March On Washington Commemorates 60th Anniversary At Lincoln Memorial appeared first on NewsOne.
From the Watts Riots to Attica Prison to Ferguson, Missouri to Los Angeles in 1991 to Minneapolis, these are some of the most notable Black uprisings in history. The post Revolution! 10 Notable Black Uprisings appeared first on NewsOne.
A research organization, has Twitter's litigation fingers foaming at the tips after the group found that racism was up on the platform. The post Elon Musk And Twitter Threaten To Sue Non-Profit That Allegedly Found An Increase Of Racism On The Platform appeared first on NewsOne.