police violence

OPINION: Trayvon Martin 10 Years Later - What Has America Really Learned?

Black people still continue to experience the trauma of overpolicing and the nation still makes scant effort to change anything. So what will it take?
02/25/2022

OPINION: Who Is Your District Attorney? Why Electing A Prosecutor Is Crucial To Ensuring Justice For You

This year, congressional elections will be a large focus but Black communities should be equally concerned with who prosecutes criminal cases in their city or county.
02/24/2022

Minneapolis Cop Holds Black Woman At Gunpoint After Spying Gun Permit

The driver was not carrying a firearm, despite having a valid permit.
02/20/2022

OPINION: Guilty Verdicts Are Not Enough, Black People Need Radical Healing From Racial Traumas

The recent verdicts over the past month may seem to respond to injustices, but there is more needed for a population that has been traumatized.
12/31/2021

After Collapse Of Police Reform Bill Talks, Supporters Express Dismay, Cast Blame

There was hope for reform, but the prospect now seems lost.
09/23/2021

UN Report Calls For Reparations As Part Of Effort to Dismantle Systemic Racism

The organization’s human rights chief cited police violence.
06/28/2021

OPINION: How George Floyd Changed the World To Form A Break In The Chain Of Oppression

A conviction is not the end, there is far more work to do.
05/25/2021

Philonise Floyd Remembers His Brother George, One Year After His Tragic Death

“Freedom for George means freedom for all.”
05/20/2021

3 Main Things To Know About the Justice Department’s Investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department

The probe will analyze the department’s behaviors.
04/22/2021

Derek Chauvin Murder Trial: Live Updates On Justice In The George Floyd Case

Details on charges, legal strategy and more.
04/20/2021