Deray McKesson

DeRay McKesson discusses his transition from activism to politics and his plans for Baltimore on Pete's new podcast.

Whoopi Goldberg had some tough words for activist DeRay Mckesson on The View. On today’s episode, Whoopi addressed DeRay’s beef with the upcoming War for the Planet of the Apes movie. In a poster for the flick, which comes out this Friday, a line of apes can be seen preparing for battle. If you look […]

Katy Perry is supposedly working through her cultural appropriation issues with the help of activist DeRay McKesson. That’s right, Perry sat down with McKesson on his podcast Pod Save the People to talk about her history of snatching looks and watering down culture. If you need a refresher, you can check out her rap sheet here. […]

On Friday, September 16th, music student and father of four Terence Crutcher was shot and killed by Officer Betty Shelby of the Tulsa Police Department despite being unarmed, fully cooperative with police and having committed no crimes. Monday, the video of his unlawful death was released and thousands have taken to social media to voice their anger, sadness, […]

Jussie Smollett, Kerry Washington, Meek Mill, and many more share their outrage.

Jussie Smollett, Kerry Washington, Meek Mill, and many more share their outrage.

Just minutes before the deadline to enter Baltimore's mayoral race approached, prominent Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson on Wednesday jumped into the contest in hopes of becoming the city's 50th mayor.

On a recent episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, host Stephen Colbert got schooled on what white privilege is.

Civil rights leaders, community leaders and social media users expressed outrage Monday after a grand jury failed to bring charges against a Cleveland officer in the death of Tamir Rice.

“If you look at the Black Lives Matter movement, one of the most disturbing things is more than one of their protests have embraced rabid rhetoric, rabid anti-police language, literally suggesting and embracing and celebrating the murder of police officers,” Ted Cruz said.


PolitickerOne: Activist Deray McKesson tells NewsOne how the policy platform, aimed at ending police violence, was develped. Plus: The history behind Trump's Lynyrd Skynyrd fail.