Sundance releases first look at Nat Turner biopic: The Birth of a Nation

Just yesterday, Sundance announced the slate of films that will be competing at the 2016 festival, from the Nick Jonas-starring drama Goat, to Swiss Army Man, featuring Daniel Radcliffe...

SF Police Guns Down Black Man After Failed Beanbag Attempt

San Francisco Police shot and killed a man in the Bayview District earlier today. The shooting, which authorities said occurred on Keith Street after...

‘Internet Trolls’ Racist Comments Get Plastered on Billboards Near Their Homes

Afro-Brazilian civil rights group Criola is taking racist comments posted on Twitter or Facebook, identifying the location of the commenter, and then buying billboard space near...

Black Friday Breaks Record With 185K gun Background Checks

http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isSlim=1 More Americans had their backgrounds checked purchasing guns on Black Friday than any day on record, according to data released by the FBI this...

Leaked Documents Reveal That An Alabama Police Department Planted Drugs on Black Men For...

The Alabama Justice Project has obtained documents that reveal a Dothan Police Department’s Internal Affairs investigation was covered up by the district attorney. A...

Black Friday Sales Drop By Over $1Billion Due To Nationwide Boycott

Sales at brick and mortar stores on Black Friday fell from $11.6 billion in 2014 to $10.4 billion in 2015, according to a report...

Jason Van Dyke: Cop Who Murdered Laquan McDonald Is Out On Bail

CHICAGO — A Chicago police officer facing a first-degree murder charge for shooting a teen 16 times was released from county jail Monday evening, hours after a judge...

Domestic Terrorist Robert Lewis Dear To Face Judge For Planned Parenthood Murders

Robert Lewis Dear will make his first court appearance in the Planned Parenthood shootings. Dear is accused of injuring nine people and killing three...

Years After Boycott, Montgomery Buses Unreliable

Sixty years after a yearlong bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama sparked the modern civil rights movement, residents say public transportation is unreliable in the...

First Officer Faces Trial in Freddie Gray Case

USA Today reports - Jury selection began Monday in the first high-stakes trial for Baltimore police officers involved in the April arrest of Freddie Gray, a...

Cop Who Went on Anti Muslim Rant Still Employed

WEST NEW YORK — An internal investigation has been launched into  a profanity-laden anti-Muslim Facebook rant that a sheriff's officer allegedly posted last week. "I'm sure one...

Suspect in Violent New Orleans Shooting That Wounded 17 People Turns Himself In

The suspect in a horrifying gunfight that left 17 people wounded in New Orleans turned himself over to authorities Saturday, but he refused to...

‘Experts’ Conclude 12yr old Tamir Rice Shooting was unjustified

12-year-old Tamir Rice was gunned down in a Cleveland park by a cop who opened fire seconds after hopping out of his patrol car. “The...

America Take Notes: White Students Form ‘Human Sheild’ To Protect Black Protesters From Police

In a story that speaks volume about how to utilize white privilege to stop injustice, a group known as 'Rhodes Must Fall' made their...

Nunavut Family Outraged After Fashion Label Copies Sacred Inuit Design

It's a caribou skin parka originally made to offer spiritual protection to an Inuit shaman named Ava. But now a Nunavut family has discovered that high-end...

Thanksgiving: The Truth of Native Americans Before The Genocide

For a Native American, the story of Thanksgiving is not a very happy one. American Indians are not simply a footnote in America's collective origin...

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