Black Alabama Woman Wrestled to Floor and Left Topless after Waffle House Employee Called Police Is Sentenced to One Year Probation — Atlanta Black Star

https://www.youtube.com/embed/cDBZhw2Sy-g?feature=oembed A Black woman found not guilty of the disorderly conduct claim that led an Alabama Waffle House to call police on her still faces one year of probation in the encounter that left her topless and handcuffed on the floor. 476 more wordsBlack Alabama Woman Wrestled to Floor and Left Topless after Waffle House Employee … Continue reading Black Alabama Woman Wrestled to Floor and Left Topless after Waffle House Employee Called Police Is Sentenced to One Year Probation — Atlanta Black Star

Police Commission Rules Officer Violated Policy When He Gunned Down Black Man Inside 24 Hour Fitness Gym — Atlanta Black Star

https://www.youtube.com/embed/SW2nTcLjsvY?feature=oembed An officer’s decision to use lethal force against an unarmed Black man at a 24 Hour Fitness gym facility last year was in violation of department policy, the Los Angeles Police Commission ruled this week. 744 more wordsPolice Commission Rules Officer Violated Policy When He Gunned Down Black Man Inside 24 Hour Fitness Gym — … Continue reading Police Commission Rules Officer Violated Policy When He Gunned Down Black Man Inside 24 Hour Fitness Gym — Atlanta Black Star

Black man on suicide watch was left naked in cell to die but officials denied it until family released video — Face2Face Africa

The family of an inmate who died while at the Rockdale County Jail in the U.S. state of Georgia has released a video which shows that the man was left naked in his cell to die while on suicide watch. 451 more wordsBlack man on suicide watch was left naked in cell to die but officials … Continue reading Black man on suicide watch was left naked in cell to die but officials denied it until family released video — Face2Face Africa

Giving Pennsylvania Cops the ‘Middle Finger’ Is Apparently Enough to Get Kneed and Tackled, Victim Files Lawsuit Against 5 Cops Involved — Nappy Newz

A California man has filed a lawsuit accusing five Pennsylvania police officers of responding with “unreasonable and excessive force” when he “extended his middle finger” at one of the them in 2017. John White, 29, asked for a judgment in excess of $150,000 after filing the suit Friday in Pennsylvania’s Eastern District, according to Lancaster […]Giving … Continue reading Giving Pennsylvania Cops the ‘Middle Finger’ Is Apparently Enough to Get Kneed and Tackled, Victim Files Lawsuit Against 5 Cops Involved — Nappy Newz

Justin Trudeau Shown in 3 Separate Instances Wearing Black and Brownface Makeup — The Root

Over the past 12 hours, three separate images revealed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a penchant for wearing black and brownface from the time he was a teenager and well into adulthood. Read more...Justin Trudeau Shown in 3 Separate Instances Wearing Black and Brownface Makeup — The Root

N.Y. Judge Who Posted ‘Make America Great Again’ Post Cries Foul About Being Forced to Resign — Atlanta Black Star

A New York judge is off the bench and will not return after state officials charged him over a social media post they say “conveyed racial/or political bias.” 453 more wordsN.Y. Judge Who Posted ‘Make America Great Again’ Post Cries Foul About Being Forced to Resign — Atlanta Black Star

‘If You Are Poor,You Are Guilty Until Proven Innocent’: Usher Speaks Out Against Injustice of Cash Bail System — Nappy Newz

Usher appeared in a new series titled “ACTIVATE,” where he talks about the disparity between the people who can afford bail when locked up and those who can’t. The series was created by National Geographic and P&G. The issue of cash bail — which is defined as the “money that you pay as a deposit […]‘If … Continue reading ‘If You Are Poor,You Are Guilty Until Proven Innocent’: Usher Speaks Out Against Injustice of Cash Bail System — Nappy Newz