Location, Location, Location:  The Cost of Racism for Businesses In Black Neighborhoods —

New research on businesses in black neighborhoods (whether black-owned or not) suggest that racism is negatively impacting their revenue growth. Click the link to learn more.Location, Location, Location:  The Cost of Racism for Businesses In Black Neighborhoods —

Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

An Iowa woman facing hate crime charges for intentionally running over a Black child, as well as a teen girl she thought was Mexican is incompetent to stand trial, a judge ruled Tuesday. 310 more wordsIowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — … Continue reading Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

Opinion: America- A Real-Life "Gangsta’s Paradise"

From Goodfellas to The Godfather to The Untouchables, Americans love a good ole gangster movie. In fact, gangster movies are one of the most popular movie genres in America. The theme of most of these movies are a single white man or a white family, holding a lot of power and money, with a whole … Continue reading Opinion: America- A Real-Life "Gangsta’s Paradise"

NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The Root

The controversial “stop-and-frisk” policy of the New York Police Department has spent a great amount of time in the news lately as former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg—who is currently running for president—has been repeatedly called to task for the policy he supported up until recently. Read more...NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The … Continue reading NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The Root

When Cops Get a Taste of Their Own Medicine, Hilarity Ensues [Video]— The Root

For as much as a lot of cops spend their time looking to harass innocent citizens, we are always wishing we could see what happens when they are on the other side of that equation. Read more...When Cops Get a Taste of Their Own Medicine, Hilarity Ensues — The Root This is funny as shit. But … Continue reading When Cops Get a Taste of Their Own Medicine, Hilarity Ensues [Video]— The Root

Dear White People, The Bell Is Tolling For You!- WriteSomeShit

“First they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out—Because I was not a socialist. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a trade unionist. Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—Because I was not a Jew. Then they came for me—and … Continue reading Dear White People, The Bell Is Tolling For You!- WriteSomeShit

Teen Faces Life In Prison For Killing The Man Who ‘Raped Her And Sold Her For Sex’ — Nappy Newz

A 19-year-old woman is facing life in prison for killing a man who allegedly raped her and sold her for sex after a judge ruled that she cannot use a Wisconsin law that shields sex trafficking victims as a defense. According to the Washington Post, Chrystul Kizer confessed to murdering 34-year-old Randy Volar in 2018. […]Teen … Continue reading Teen Faces Life In Prison For Killing The Man Who ‘Raped Her And Sold Her For Sex’ — Nappy Newz