brutality

Michael Bennett seemed pretty traumatized earlier this week when detailing his recent encounter with racist police who targeted him for being Black — and it judging by his recent interview, he’s still very much effected by it. On Wednesday, the Seattle Seahawks star was overcome with emotion during a press conference when talking about the […]

NFL star Roddy White took to Twitter on Wednesday to describe a traffic stop he said made him concerned for his life.

A 35-year-old father of four, Michael Sabbie, died last year in Bi State Jail (located on the border between Texas and Arkansas) and the shocking footage of the moments before his death has been released.

When it comes to speaking about Beyonce, Rudy Giuliani may be more obsessed with her than the Bey-hive. The former mayor was not here for Bey’s performance at the 2016 VMAs, claiming that her Lemonade medley was politically charged and anti-police. On Monday, he appeared on Fox & Friends, dishing all of his disdain for Mrs. […]

Love & Hip Hop Atlanta fan favorite, Tommie Lee, has been arrested multiple times in her young life, but she claims her recent arrest was a form of police brutality. The reality star shared a video of a police officer forcefully dragging her out of a Jeep, although she was the passenger in the car that […]

On Thursday night, the rapper took to his TIDAL streaming service and shared a message with his fans inspired by the disheartening events.

Along came Chris Rock; a guy who was not only funny, but clever as well. His approach to describing race was quick-witted and ingenious.

For their Fall 2015 collection, AKOO is taking a new approach to the streetwear scene. In the midst of the recent injustices facing Black communities, particularly involving police brutality, the clothing brand felt compelled to capture the true feelings of today’s youth. “Into the Garden in Times of Trouble” is the second delivery from the collection and let’s just […]

Dash cam footage of Sandra Bland being arrested at a traffic stop has been released by the Texas Department of Public Safety. The video was taken just before the Chicago woman was arrested on July 10th, and later found dead in her jail cell on July 13. A medical examiner ruled the 28-year-old’s death a suicide. Watching the […]

According to FBI data, incidents like the one that played out in Ferguson, Mo. last week, in which an unarmed black teen was gunned down by a police officer, are far more common than we may think. The data shows that between 2005 and 2012, white police officers killed a black person nearly twice a week, […]

After the horrific footage of New York resident Eric Garner being placed in a chokehold by the NYPD (which ultimately led to his death) made its way around the web, people everywhere wanted answers. According to BigStory.org, Medical examiner spokeswoman Julie Bolcer said Friday that Eric Garner’s July 17 death has been ruled a homicide. Bolcer says his death […]