Racial Issues

Texas Community Leader Issues Call To Attack Anti-Police Activists, Tells Cops ‘Step Aside’ – VIDEO

Texas Community Leader Issues Call To Attack Anti-Police Activists, Tells Cops ‘Step Aside’ – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A known white supremacist and former correctional officer posted a six-minute video rant on Tuesday calling for violence against black anti-police activists. Nathan Ener, who worked as a Texas Department of Criminal Justice officer until 1999, encouraged viewers to attack black protesters with firearms, rocks and slingshots and […]

Beaten By Cops, Charged For Bleeding On Their Uniforms – Ferguson Man Wins Appeal

Beaten By Cops, Charged For Bleeding On Their Uniforms – Ferguson Man Wins Appeal

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Controversy raged from coast to coast in the wake of the killing of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old black man who was fatally shot by Darren Wilson, 28, a white Ferguson police officer. The circumstances of the shooting, the resultant protests and civil unrest, and the failure of […]

‘Totally Outrageous,’ Bernie Sanders Says of Texas Police Video

‘Totally Outrageous,’ Bernie Sanders Says of Texas Police Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Sen. Bernie Sanders issued the following statement Tuesday night after a police dashboard video [below] was released showing the arrest of the late Sandra Bland: This video of the arrest of Sandra Bland shows totally outrageous police behavior. No one should be yanked from her car, thrown to […]

9th Circuit Court Judge Asks Arizona If The State Is Racist

9th Circuit Court Judge Asks Arizona If The State Is Racist

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A federal judge asked lawyers representing the state of Arizona whether the state’s motivation in refusing to give driver’s licenses and ID cards to young undocumented immigrants was due to racism. In 2012 the Obama administration initiated the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, an  immigration policy allowing certain […]

#IfIDieInPoliceCustody – Twitter Responds To Sandra Bland Jail Cell Death

#IfIDieInPoliceCustody – Twitter Responds To Sandra Bland Jail Cell Death

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On July 13th 28-year-old Chicago #BlackLivesMatter activist Sandra Bland was found dead in her Waller Country, Texas, jail cell, just three days after her arrest during a traffic stop for allegedly assaulting a public servant. USA Today reports that “As the story continues to unfold — the arresting […]