“Criminalization of blackness” is at the root of the arrest, where Blacks who do things that whites do all the time is considered a reason for arrest, explains Eugene Puryear of the D.C. Movement for Black Lives
The re-authorization of the federal law requiring data on police shootings due to “excessive force” did not produce any useful results last time around, says Glen Ford of the Black Agenda Report.
TRNN’s Jaisal Noor interviews two local Ferguson residents who say the mainstream media has failed them
Despite nationwide mobilization, immigrant advocates acknowledge they have failed to reform a broken immigration system
Judge finds New York Police Department violates the rights of New Yorkers, as mayor Michael Bloomberg vows to fight ruling