Michigan auto shop’s display of Trump with Obama’s head on rope draws outrage — Nappy Newz

The scarecrow outside of Quality Coatings in Fowlerville pictured last week, before the owner changed the display. (Photo: Kathy DeTroyer) FOWLERVILLE — A Livingston County auto shop’s Halloween decorations that depicted President Donald Trump holding former President Barack Obama’s head by a rope has drawn outrage from dozens of people who turned to social media … Continue reading Michigan auto shop’s display of Trump with Obama’s head on rope draws outrage — Nappy Newz

#WorkingOutWhileBlack: Alabama Cops Kill Man in Front of Wife and Daughter After Someone Calls Cops on Them for Not Committing a Crime — The Root

Five Alabama police officers are on leave and one man is dead after the deceased man’s family reportedly witnessed cops shoot him at a local gym. Read more...#WorkingOutWhileBlack: Alabama Cops Kill Man in Front of Wife and Daughter After Someone Calls Cops on Them for Not Committing a Crime — The Root

‘Black Children Hung By A Rope’: White Artist Who Put Up Racially Offensive Artwork Resigns from Brooklyn Art Studio — The Root

I’m all for works of art being subjective but this so-called artist maybe should’ve re-thunk this particular creation. Read more...‘Black Children Hung By A Rope’: White Artist Who Put Up Racially Offensive Artwork Resigns from Brooklyn Art Studio — The Root

Man Shot Dead by Portland Police Was Legally Blind, Struggling With Paranoid Schizophrenia, Family Says — Nappy Newz

The 36-year-old Black man shot and killed by a Portland police officer on Sunday suffered from paranoid schizophrenia and was legally blind, according to relatives. Authorities identified the man as Andre Catrel Gladen, a California native who was staying with family in Oregon before he died. Relatives told OregonLive that Gladen struggled with mental […]Man Shot … Continue reading Man Shot Dead by Portland Police Was Legally Blind, Struggling With Paranoid Schizophrenia, Family Says — Nappy Newz

Watch: School Resource Officer Resigns After Brutal Attack on 11-Year-Old Girl — The Root

A New Mexico school resource officer has resigned after his body camera recorded him slamming a sixth-grade girl to the ground, wrestling her down and threatening her with trumped-up felonies, all because she committed the egregious crimes of disrupting class, taking an extra milk and standing up on a school bus. Read more...Watch: School Resource Officer … Continue reading Watch: School Resource Officer Resigns After Brutal Attack on 11-Year-Old Girl — The Root

White Folks ‘Embarrassed to Admit’ They Just Learned About the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Through an Episode of ‘Watchmen’ — Atlanta Black Star

https://www.youtube.com/embed/pQ-vFlEZU6s?feature=oembed The series premiere of the HBO series “Watchmen” debuted Sunday night and while the show is inspired by some fictional characters in the DC Comics series of the same name, the plot of the first episode was all too real. 478 more wordsWhite Folks ‘Embarrassed to Admit’ They Just Learned About the 1921 Tulsa Race … Continue reading White Folks ‘Embarrassed to Admit’ They Just Learned About the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Through an Episode of ‘Watchmen’ — Atlanta Black Star

‘693 Bodies…All Black’: White S.C. Man Accused of Trafficking, Kidnapping Underage Girls for Sex Withdraws Request for Bond, May Have More Victims  — Nappy Newz

A popular South Carolina promoter and disc jockey appeared in court Monday on human trafficking and child sex crimes charges, Florence station WBTW reported. Jason Roger Pope, 42, remains in jail without bond after withdrawing his request for a bond hearing. Pope’s attorney, Mary Parham, didn’t give a reason for the withdrawal.‘693 Bodies…All Black’: White S.C. … Continue reading ‘693 Bodies…All Black’: White S.C. Man Accused of Trafficking, Kidnapping Underage Girls for Sex Withdraws Request for Bond, May Have More Victims  — Nappy Newz