Social Justice

Tamika Mallory Discusses How the United Justice Coalition Summit Will Invigorate the Activist Community

The Team Roc inaugural event promises to help grassroots organizations and advocates sharpen their social justice tools.
07/22/2022

United Justice Coalition To Host Free Social Justice Summit Examining Policing, Wrongful Convictions, And More

The event includes Ben Crump, Yo Gotti, Charlamagne tha God and others leading conversations on combating injustices and unifying communities.
07/21/2022

Derek Lewis Explains Why He Wants PepsiCo To Lead The Charge In Closing The Economic Gap For Black Entrepreneurs

The new President of Multicultural Business and Equity Development talked to BET.com before this year’s Strength of a Woman Festival in Atlanta.
05/11/2022

Video Of Syracuse Cops Detaining Black Boy, 8, For Stolen Chips Sparks Outrage

‘Y’all treating him like a coldblooded killer,’ says a bystander, who recorded the incident.
04/21/2022

Harvard Law Graduate Launches Black Woman-Owned Production Studio with Former WNBA Player

Their goal is to highlight social justice, as well as LGBTQ and racial equity through television, film, and publishing
04/09/2022

Jay-Z, Meek Mill & Others Push New York To Limit Use of Rap Lyrics in Criminal Cases

The name of the bill is “Rap Music on Trial”.
01/20/2022

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: Tupac at 50: Why His Era Was A Different Universe From Hip-Hop Today

There is an extreme difference between the two eras.
06/16/2021

Savannah Police Fire 5 Officers After Black Man’s Hanging Death

William Zachary Harvey died in police custody in April.
06/15/2021