From Think Progress: Why George Zimmerman Keeps Getting Away With It BY CARIMAH TOWNES Law enforcement just dropped assault charges against George Zimmerman, who allegedly threw a wine bottle at his girlfriend two weeks ago. According to the Associated Press, Zimmerman’s girlfriend recanted her statement, continuing a cycle […]
From The Daily KOS: 62-year-old black grandfather choked and held down by three white men who see his legal firearm By shaunking The United States continues to be separate and unequal in so many ways. Justice, far too often, is applied in an inequitable fashion and basic privileges often […]
Lets Start Thursday Off With Some Injustice: History Of Sexual Abuse Leads Children To Become Killers.
Lets Start Thursday Off With Some Injustice: History Of Sexual Abuse Leads Children To Become Killers. Every now and again comes a news story that leaves you speechless. That boggles the mind. That tears at the heart, soul and very core of human imagination. You read about a […]
An Open Letter To The New York City Police Department’s Guardians Association And The Hispanic Association.
From EBONY News & Views: An Open Letter to the New York City Police Department’s Guardians Association and the Hispanic Association Writers, activists, educators and other concerned community members call on Black and Latino cops to take a stand Dear Sisters and Brothers, First and foremost, please accept […]
# of days that Darren Wilson has remained free : 148 # of days that Kajieme Powell has been dead : 139 # of days that Vonderrit Myers Jr. has been dead : 86 Let’s Stay Connected So You Know Ferguson Ferguson, We Still Have a Long Way to Go In this on-air […]
Witness Says NJ Man Killed by Police During Traffic Stop Had Hands Up From The Free Thought Project.com: “I’m hurt. I’m disgusted. My biggest fear has come true. I lost my best friend, my soulmate. The man that promised to love me indefinitely and beyond is gone … […]
Ezell Ford Autopsy Report Shows He Was Shot 3 Times (once in the right side, once in the right back and once in the right arm).
From KTLA 5: Ezell Ford Autopsy Report Shows He Was Shot 3 Times BY JOHN A. MORENO AND MELISSA PAMER An autopsy report for 25-year-old Ezell Ford, a mentally ill man who was shot and killed by Los Angeles Police Department officers in South L.A. in August, was […]
Shout-Out/Hat-Tip to Ms. Nolwandle Ntshiza @NoliNtshiza for bringing this to my attention. Charles Barkley responds to Kenny Smith’s open letter on Ferguson By: NATE SCOTT & USA TODAY SPORTS: TNT analyst Charles Barkley responded to his colleague Kenny Smith’s open letter to him on Ferguson, Mo. first on […]
ABOUT What is NO MORE? NO MORE is a public awareness and engagement campaign focused on ending domestic violence and sexual assault. Using its signature blue symbol to increase visibility and foster greater dialogue, NO MORE seeks to break social stigma, normalize the conversation around domestic violence and […]
Watch President Obama break down why 2014 was a year of progress for America. #ObamaPresser http://t.co/BfknpECbzX — The White House (@WhiteHouse) December 19, 2014 "We’ve cut our deficits by about two-thirds since I took office, bringing them below their 40-year average." —Obama pic.twitter.com/KcNadYQ98d — The White […]
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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The white police officer who killed Michael Brown has resigned from the Ferguson Police Department, his attorney said Saturday, nearly four months after the fatal confrontation with the black 18-year-old that fueled protests in the St. Louis suburb and across…
ABC Paid ‘Mid-to-High’ Six Figures For #DarrenWilson Interview BY CHARLES C. JOHNSON For GOTNEWS A NBC source with knowledge of the #DarrenWilson interview talks said that ABC offered to pay “mid-to-high” six figures for the interview. The source did not say an exact figure because NBC […]
The unknown number of people killed in police-involved shootings each year, as FiveThirtyEight reports: Efforts to keep track of “justifiable police homicides” are beset by systemic problems. “Nobody that knows anything about the SHR puts credence in the numbers that they call ‘justifiable homicides,’” when used […]
Happy Thanksgiving? If you’re caucasian. And accepted for who you are. If you’re wealthy and have food to eat. If you’re a racist and express hatred toward those unlike you. Yes, I guess today would be a Happy Thanksgiving. Not a Happy Thanksgiving for me. […]
Help Right Now In Ferguson. Michael Brown’s Parents React To Darren Wilson’s First TV Interview “How Can Your Conscience Be Clear After Killing Someone?”
Here’s a way to do something for Ferguson right now: Join me in donating to one of the Ferguson-area classroom projects below. -Rachel Sklar i is for iPad Mini Hearing a book read aloud helps my students see how the words on the page can come alive in […]
Originally posted on It Is What It Is:
~~November 26, 2014~~ Ferguson protesters released an open letter Monday night after a St. Louis grand jury handed down its decision not to indict Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. ~THE RESULTS ARE IN~ An Open Letter…
I am showing this interview with ABC News’George Stephanopoulos of killer cop Darren Wilson because it is imperative you see the lies and misinformation first hand, from the mouth of a live breathing Sociopath. Sociopath definition, a person with a psychopathic personality whose behavior is antisocial, often criminal, and […]
Enough is Enough! Secure Justice for Mike Brown & Advance Police Reform Mothers should never have to fear that our children could come to harm at the hands of those charged with protecting them. And yet, today’s refusal by a St. Louis County grand jury to indict Officer […]
Memo to Reporters Covering the Protests in Ferguson ColorOfChange.org calls for fair and honest media coverage of Michael Brown protests November 24, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Madison Donzis, firstname.lastname@example.org, 210.488.6220 CJ Frogozo, email@example.com, 310.570.2622 New York, NY — ColorOfChange.org, the nation’s largest online civil rights organization, […]
Two More Black Males Murdered In Three Days By Local PD. Barack Hussein Obama Is Silent As A Church Mouse.
The MilitantNegro SoapBox™: Why Is OUR President Of The United States Silent On The Black Genocide In AmeriKKKa? In three times days Mr. Akai Gurley was shot to death as he and his girlfriend of seven years walked up her apartment stairwell in New York City Friday evening…by […]
I do not know or understand domestic abuse/violence first hand. That does not stop me from having questions and opinions on domestic abuse/violence. First, domestic abuse is physical, mental and verbal. Domestic violence is usually physical. Both are despicable evil and nasty. Both leave scares. Both should […]
The Race Card: One’s caucasian and one’s Black. Care to guess which one lost his job, and what Federal Judge is still on the bench? The footballer has no direct effect on the next man, but the federal judge…… From Brads Blog, check him out, he’s […]
DO NOT ask Americans to fight for foreign freedoms when Americans are NOT free in America. @BarackObama pic.twitter.com/mRV8u6btPX — N.O.T.O.R.I.O.U.S.™ (@MrMilitantNegro) September 11, 2014 The MilitantNegro™ SoapBox: Dumbfuckery; The NFL & Roger Goodell Are Under Investigation. http://t.co/r6ErvryqcJ pic.twitter.com/sR7XVUBWTM — N.O.T.O.R.I.O.U.S.™ (@MrMilitantNegro) September 12, 2014 Black […]
I told myself I was finished writing about Ray & Janey Rice. Watching Deion Sanders talk down and bad about Ray Rice almost made me laugh but instead I decided to write this post. The new bandwagon everybody is now leaping onto is this investigation into NFL commissioner Roger […]
DO NOT ask Americans to fight for foreign freedoms when Americans are NOT free in America. @BarackObama pic.twitter.com/mRV8u6btPX — N.O.T.O.R.I.O.U.S.™ (@MrMilitantNegro) September 11, 2014 President Obama Addresses the Nation on the ISIL Threat Important Message President Obama lays out the strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL. Remarks of […]
Family of Woman Hit by Officer Demands Answers Published on Jul 6, 2014 The family of a woman who was pinned down and repeatedly punched by a California Highway Patrol officer on the side of the 10 Freeway is demanding answers. The incident was caught on camera by […]
Ferguson city council, woman rushes the stage in protest! FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) – City leaders in Ferguson, Missouri, confronted demands for reform from an angry crowd on Tuesday night at their first public meeting since last month’s fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen by a white […]
A Proclamation from the President: The 20th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act This week marks the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act, which was signed into law on September 13, 1994. The President issued a proclamation commemorating that anniversary. You can read the full […]
IT’S WORKING! Another American business has taken a stand for common-sense and safety. Panera Bread just announced that it’s adopting a gun sense policy in its 1,800+ cafes across the country. Panera’s new policy says they want “bakery-cafes where customers and associates feel comfortable and welcome. To […]
WORD: Women Organized To Resist And Defend. Take Action for Women’s Equality Day. Week of Action; Sat., Aug. 23 – Fri., Aug. 29, 2014.
Women Organized To Resist and Defend Take Action on Women’s Equality Day Reportback from Marissa Alexander actions Reportback from Hobby Lobby actions WORD stands with immigrant children WORD stands with the people of Palestine WORD joined the Latina Week of Action for Reproductive Justice WORD: Call […]
If “I” Were God……. Every parent, family friend, babysitter or caregiver that leaves a child, toddler, baby, kid, infant, pet of any type….in a hot car in summer, unattended, for more than 30 seconds….would experience their genitals seize up and become […]
Op-Ed By President Obama: White House Summit On Working Families. POTUSA & FLOTUSA Speak At The White House Summit On Working Families.
Op-Ed by President Obama on the White House Summit on Working Families In an op-ed published on the Huffington Post, President Obama writes about the importance of today’s White House Summit on Working Families and his commitment to creating a […]
Everytown for Gun Safety wants to Urge Your Senators to Help Save Women’s Lives Every month, 46 women are shot and killed in the U.S. by a current or former boyfriend or spouse. Here’s the reality: more than half of the […]