Post Tagged with: "Black lives matter"


Colin Kaepernick is currently without an NFL team to call home, but is his fate self-inflicted?

Is Kaepernick’s Fate Self-Inflicted?

NFL manager says teams will use Kaepernick as cautionary tale to prevent players "from doing what he did."

BLM Leaders Sued over Baton Rouge Police Shooting

BLM Leaders Sued Over Baton Rouge Police Shooting

The lawsuit named activist DeRay McKesson and four other Black Lives Matter leaders as defendants.

Black Professor Fired After Dispute on Fox News Over BLM Event

Lisa Durden lost her job following an appearance on Tucker Carlson's show.

BLM, Rights Groups File Lawsuit Against Chicago for Police Excessive Use of Force

BLM, Rights Groups File Lawsuit Against Chicago for Police Excessive Use of Force

“Acting through the CPD, the City of Chicago promotes a culture of rampant brutality, especially against people of color,” the lawsuit states.

Princeton Professor: Fox News Segment Provoked ‘Violent Intimidation’

Princeton Professor: Fox News Segment Provoked ‘Violent Intimidation’

“I have been threatened with lynching and having the bullet from a .44 Magnum put in my head,” said Professor Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.

Sheriff Who Called BLM Terrorists to Take Homeland Security Job

Sheriff Who Called BLM Terrorists to Take Homeland Security Job

Sheriff David Clarke made the announcement on a radio show, but DHS said that “no such announcement” has been made yet.

Activists Raise Funds for ‘National Black Mama’s Bail Out Day’

In time for Mother’s Day, a coalition, including Black Lives Matter, plans to post bail for Black mothers who are not convicted of a crime yet remain in jail because they cannot afford to pay.

White Man Who Shot 5 BLM Protesters Gets 15-Year Sentence

Allen Scarsella’s actions were fueled by “repugnant, racist ideas,” said the presiding judge.

Chicago Police Officers Suspended for Faulty Dashcams During 2014 Shooting

U.N. Experts Warn ‘Undemocratic’ Anti-Protest Bills Threaten Free Speech

Bills that would result in harm to protesters are “incompatible with international human rights,” said U.N. experts on peaceful assembly.

Police Officer Slams, Beats Black Man for ‘Jaywalking’: Video, Nandi Cain

Police Officer Slams, Beats Black Man for ‘Jaywalking’: Video

“I thought I was going to be like the next Trayvon Martin,” Nandi Cain Jr. said after the incident. Meanwhile, the Justice Department calls for less police reform.

Pepsi Widely Criticized for Insensitive Ad

The ad, featuring model Kendall Jenner, prompted outrage and ridicule from those who said it trivialized the Black Lives Matter movement.

NYPD Infiltrated BLM to Gain Information About Demonstrations

NYPD Infiltrated BLM to Gain Information About Demonstrations

With no indication of criminal activity, the NYPD’s undercover operation comes into legal question.

White Nationalists Blame Black Lives Matter for Chicago Torture Incident

White Nationalists Blame Black Lives Matter for Chicago Torture Incident

BLM and the Black community have condemned the heinous hate crime, which police have not connected to any group. Yet, #BLMKidnapping prematurely trended on social media.

Chicago's Former Police Chief Blames BLM for Surge in Violence

Chicago’s Former Police Chief Blames BLM for Surge in Violence

Black Lives Matter created an atmosphere of "non-compliance with the police," according to the former top cop.

Black Lives Matter 'Terrorists' Receive Blame for Arson Set by Firefighter Jason Stokes

White Firefighter Charged With Arson After Blaming BLM for Setting his House on Fire

Blue Lives Matter helped Jason Stokes spread the fake news.

Trump, Conservatives Silent After Latest Cop Killer Identified as White Man

Trump, Conservatives Silent After Latest Cop Killer ID’d as White Man

While the Black community was blamed when a Black man killed police officers last summer, the tone is different when the suspect is a white, Confederate flag-waving Trump supporter.

Police Officer Shoots Unarmed Black Man in Front of his two Children

Police Officer Shoots Unarmed Black Man in Front of His Two Children

Larry "Sincere" Bouie's family and BLM activists are seeking answers in yet another police shooting of an unarmed Black man.

Cop's Wife Stages Robbery, Blames BLM

Cop’s Wife Stages Robbery, Blames BLM

Incidents such as these continue to perpetuate false negative stereotypes about BLM and its supporters.

FBI, Homeland Security Sued Over BLM Surveillance Records

FBI, Homeland Security Sued Over BLM Surveillance Records

Government agencies used counterterrorism tactics to survey BLM protests, violating First and Fourth Amendment rights, according to the lawsuit.

Charlotte protests

State of Emergency Called to Quell Charlotte Unrest Over Police Shooting of Black Man

Protests continued through the night in Charlotte, North Carolina, following the shooting death of Keith Scott by a police officer.

Brandon Marshall, Colin Kaepernick, Robert Quinn, football, national anthem

More Kneeling Football Players, Raised Fists, in Anthem Protests

Athletes continue the silent protest against racial inequality by refusing to stand during the U.S. national anthem.

Ohio Attorney Sentenced to Jail for Wearing BLM Button Files Lawsuit

Ohio Attorney Sentenced to Jail for Wearing BLM Button Files Lawsuit

“To remain neutral has become an accomplice to oppression." — Attorney Andrea Burton

The local White Lives Matter group is connected to the Aryan Renaissance Society, a neo-Nazi group.

NAACP in Houston Denounces ‘White Lives Matter’ Protest

The local White Lives Matter group is connected to the Aryan Renaissance Society, a neo-Nazi group.

"White Lives Matter" protest

Armed ‘White Lives Matter’ Group Protests at NAACP in Houston

Organizer Ken Reed said amid Confederate flags, "Obviously we're exercising our Second Amendment rights but that's because we have to defend ourselves."