Virginia School Teacher Brings Clippers to School to Ensure His Fifth-Graders Were Sharp on Graduation Day — Atlanta Black Star

A teacher in Richmond, Virginia, is being praised for his efforts to ensure his students were looking sharp for their big day — fifth-grade graduation. Robert Dunham said he awoke the morning of his students’ annual Moving On ceremony, when they bid adieu to elementary school and set their sights on junior high, with the hunch … Continue reading Virginia School Teacher Brings Clippers to School to Ensure His Fifth-Graders Were Sharp on Graduation Day — Atlanta Black Star

Angry customer says Detroit-area restaurant served him nothing but racism — theGrio

A Black couple at a restaurant in suburban Detroit was called the N-word, and a Black woman said a server threw a drink after refusing to seat her at the bar, all while the restaurant staff did nothing. Jerrick Jeffersontold local station WJBK that a manager did nothing after a fellow customer hurled the slur at … Continue reading Angry customer says Detroit-area restaurant served him nothing but racism — theGrio

FBI, ATF, and DEA called in after Black postal worker shot in Shreveport —

The city of Shreveport, Louisiana is in shock after the senseless killing of a postal worker making his morning deliveries. Antonio Williams, 52, was shot in the chest on Saturday, June 22, by a man identified as Michael Gentry. Police have stated that there was no indication that the two men had any dispute before … Continue reading FBI, ATF, and DEA called in after Black postal worker shot in Shreveport —

Police shooting of Black man poses Pete Buttigieg’s biggest 2020 challenge yet — Nappy News

Mayor Pete Buttigieg stood before newly sworn police officers to welcome them to the city’s ranks, just as he has more than a dozen times since taking office. But this time he was a Democratic candidate for president, speaking days after a white officer fatally shot a black man the officer said was armed with … Continue reading Police shooting of Black man poses Pete Buttigieg’s biggest 2020 challenge yet — Nappy News

New Law Will Give Brazilian Cops A License To Kill Black People — Nappy News

While the opposition speaks of “license to kill,” government officials consider proposals essential for reducing crime For some, the projects will treat “crooks like crooks”; for others, the proposals would be a “smokescreen” for an unpopular agenda. In Plenary, the leader of the government, Deputy Major Vitor Hugo (PSL-GO), celebrated the arrival of the package … Continue reading New Law Will Give Brazilian Cops A License To Kill Black People — Nappy News

American Missionary Accused of Illegally Operating a Medical Facility Where Hundreds of Ugandan Children Died — BCNN1 WP

Renee Bach, an American missionary from Bedford, Virginia, who served in Uganda, has been accused in a lawsuit of illegally operating a medical facility where hundreds of children died. The lawsuit was filed in January by Women’s Probono Initiative on behalf of two mothers, Gimbo Brenda and Kakai Annet, whose children died after receiving treatment at the ministry Bach founded … Continue reading American Missionary Accused of Illegally Operating a Medical Facility Where Hundreds of Ugandan Children Died — BCNN1 WP

You Want to F–k Around with Me?’: Florida Officer Fired After Video of Him Grabbing Black Teen by the Neck — Nappy News

A Florida police officer has been fired after online video of him roughing up a Black teen during a heated confrontation in the Tampa suburb of Largo. On Tuesday, the Largo Police Department announced the termination of officer Brian Livernois after an internal investigation found he violated department policy, the Tampa Bay Times reported. https://nappynewz.com/2019/06/22/you-want-to-f-k-around-with-me-florida-officer-fired-after-video-of-him-grabbing-black-teen-by-the-neck/