A Pittsburgh judge has been reassigned after reportedly referring to a Black female juror as “Aunt Jemima” after the acquittal of a drug defendant late last month. 474 more wordsLawyer Outs Pittsburgh Judge Who Referred to Black Juror as ‘Aunt Jemima’ — Atlanta Black Star
https://players.brightcove.net/1105443290001/19b4b681-5e7c-4b03-b1ff-050f00d0be3e_default/index.html?videoId=6088367843001 About 50 protesters demanded justice outside a Pittsburgh gas station after video showed three men punching, pushing and dragging two Black women Friday night at the gas station. 679 more wordsVideo Captures Several Men Viciously Beating Two Black Women Over Gas Dispute, Other Customers Confirm Location Overcharges — Atlanta Black Star Stop spending your money … Continue reading Video Captures Several Men Viciously Beating Two Black Women Over Gas Dispute, Other Customers Confirm Location Overcharges — Atlanta Black Star
A Pittsburgh defense attorney is outraged after his son was suspended from school for retaliating against a bully who called him the N-word. Defense attorney Blaine Jones doesn’t condone his son fighting, but said he feels the school tolerates racist behavior. (CBS Pittsburgh / video screenshot)Now, Blaine Jones and his wife say they’re considering legal…Pennsylvania Father … Continue reading Pennsylvania Father Livid After Son Is Suspended for Striking Bully Who Called Him the N-Word — Atlanta Black Star
https://blackamericaweb.com/2019/03/24/protests-in-pittsburgh-after-cop-cleared-in-antwon-rose-shooting/ PITTSBURGH (AP) — The father of a slain black teenager pleaded for peace Saturday after the acquittal of a white police officer triggered an apparent retaliatory shooting at the defense attorney’s office and touched off protests in the streets of Pittsburgh.