Confederate Flag to Fly Outside South Carolina Statehouse On July 13th — BCNN1 WP

COLUMBIA, SC — Supporters of the Confederate flag will be a few days late this year in marking the anniversary of the banner’s removal from the South Carolina statehouse grounds. A group called Flags Across the South has a permit for a rally outside the state Capitol on July 13 and plans to fly the … Continue reading Confederate Flag to Fly Outside South Carolina Statehouse On July 13th — BCNN1 WP

Survivors of Mother Emanuel Church Massacre Ask Court to Let Them Sue the US Government for Its Role in Putting a Gun in Dylann Roof’s Hands — The Root

Survivors and families of the nine people murdered at their South Carolina church when white supremacist Dylann Roof riddled them with bullets four years ago want the federal government to pay for the role they say it played in their loved ones’ deaths. Lawyers for the group say a federal background check should have prevented Roof from … Continue reading Survivors of Mother Emanuel Church Massacre Ask Court to Let Them Sue the US Government for Its Role in Putting a Gun in Dylann Roof’s Hands — The Root

Opinion: Are Black Cops in America No More Than Diversity Fronts for Racist Law Enforcement Profession

In the span of a week, former Minneapolis Black police officer Mohamed Noor was found guilty of murder and manslaughter for shooting and killing a white woman who was banging on the window of his police car in a dark alley. Also, Alex Underwood, a Black sheriff in South Carolina, was indicted (after an FBI … Continue reading Opinion: Are Black Cops in America No More Than Diversity Fronts for Racist Law Enforcement Profession

SC Sheriff Indicted for Destroying Phone, Creating Fake Charges and Arresting Man Who Recorded Cops — The Root

A federal grand jury has indicted a South Carolina sheriff and two deputies after federal investigators determined that the law enforcement officers arrested a man, created a fake police report, destroyed the arrestee’s cell phone, held the victim in jail on false charges and blamed it all on another cop, all because they were upset … Continue reading SC Sheriff Indicted for Destroying Phone, Creating Fake Charges and Arresting Man Who Recorded Cops — The Root

Couple Aged 100 And 103 Share Secret To 82 Year Marriage! — BlackDoctor

(Photo credit: WSOCTV.com)D.W. and Willie Williams, who are 103 and 100 years old respectively, have not only recently celebrated their birthdays, but they also celebrated their wedding anniversary, which were only a week apart! After 82 years of being happily married, the pair is still going strong!Their daughter, Alice Erin, and granddaughter, BJ Williams-Greene, hosted…Couple Aged … Continue reading Couple Aged 100 And 103 Share Secret To 82 Year Marriage! — BlackDoctor

South Carolina man sentenced to 10 years for orchestrated KKK hit on Black Neighbor — theGrio

A South Carolina man was sentenced to serve ten years behind prison walls to stew on his racially-motivated murder attempt gone wrong. Brandon Cory Lecroy, 26, was sentenced to a decade in jail on Thursday following his arrest last year for contacting a local branch of the Ku Klux Klan and inquiring about hiring a…South Carolina … Continue reading South Carolina man sentenced to 10 years for orchestrated KKK hit on Black Neighbor — theGrio

5th Grader Dies After Fight At South Carolina School — Black America Web

https://www.youtube.com/embed/MJu_XGUIdBc?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent A fifth grader has died after a fight with a classmate at her school, WGN9 reports. Raniya Wright ,10, and another 5th grader got into an altercation in class and were eventually separated, but collapsed in the school nurse’s office afterwards. The school says no weapons were involved but her family and the community want…5th … Continue reading 5th Grader Dies After Fight At South Carolina School — Black America Web