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The First Task Force For Murdered And Missing Black Women Has Just Launched

The task force comprises advocacy groups, court representatives, and law enforcement
12/04/2021

Chris Cuomo Fired By CNN Following Accusations Of Aiding Brother Amid Sexual Harassment Accusations

The move is “effective immediately.”
12/04/2021

A Black Missouri Man Was Killed By White Neighbor Claiming Self-Defense

Family and neighbors say Justin King was killed in cold blood
12/04/2021

Man Sentenced In Knifing Attack On Black Man Has Hate Crime History

Ole Hougen was convicted of slashing a 29-year-old Black man up to 20 times with a nine-inch knife.
12/04/2021

Demetrius Maurice Davis, Jr., 9, Launches Social Justice-Themed Doll Business With His Mom

Our Brown Boy Joy is a Black-owned business with a mission.
12/03/2021

Confederate Heritage Group Sues To Deny Removal Of Confederate Monument From Tuskegee, Ala. Site

The Daughters of the Confederacy want to keep a statue located in front of the county courthouse in a city that is 97 percent Black.
12/03/2021

Circus-Themed Ball Canceled After St. Petersburg’s 1st Black Mayor Declines Invitation

Some local Black leaders found the theme and location demeaning.
12/03/2021

Man Convicted Of Murdering Michael Jordan’s Father Gets Legal Victory In Move To Appeal

Daniel Green was sentenced to life in prison in 1996.
12/03/2021

White NYC Woman Who Struck BLM Protesters With Her Car Declines Plea Deal

Nine people were injured from what she claims was self-defense after demonstrators attacked her car.
12/03/2021

Exonerated Black Man Files Lawsuit Against Philadelphia, Former DA After Sitting On Death Row

The current DA discovered prosecutorial misconduct in the case.
12/03/2021

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Antonio Brown Suspended For COVID-19 Violations Involving Alleged Fake Vaccination Card

Brown and two other players must sit out their next three games.
12/03/2021