‘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

Insight: Supreme Court Decides Not to Hear Case Where a Racist Juror Sentenced Man to Death

https://www.theroot.com/supreme-court-declines-to-hear-case-of-man-sentenced-to-1833390675 Imagine if the tables were turned on this story and the Supreme Court was told that one Black juror, who sat in Jeremiah Wright's church two Sundays in a row, sentenced a white defendant to death who killed a playground full of Black children.

Insight: Crystal Mason Sentenced to 5 Years for Illegal Voting, Manafort Got Less Time for Income Tax Fraud and Several Other Federal Crimes

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/paul-manafort-crystal-mason-prison-sentences_n_5c829a5ee4b0ed0a00130038 Click to watch her ask Trump to pardon her. It has gotten to the point where they are using bullhorns to let us know that the American "justice" system was never intended to provide justice for non-white people.

Opinion: Was It the Dogs, Water Hoses and Billy Clubs? Or Was It the Inconvenient Truth?

Did seeing the dogs and water hoses night in and night out on network television in the early 1960's, motivate white people to support the Civil Rights Movement? Or, did white people merely get sick and tired of the nightly broadcast television interruptions of Negroes being bitten by police dogs, sprayed by powerful fire water … Continue reading Opinion: Was It the Dogs, Water Hoses and Billy Clubs? Or Was It the Inconvenient Truth?