Tag: Race

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Darren Wilson resigns


Originally posted on theGrio:
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…

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Black Genocide: The Roll Call


  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 […]

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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 […]

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ColorOfChange.org: Memo To Reporters Covering The Protests In Ferguson.


  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, madison@fitzgibbonmedia.com, 210.488.6220   CJ Frogozo, cj@fitzgibbonmedia.com, 310.570.2622   New York, NY — ColorOfChange.org, the nation’s largest online civil rights organization, […]

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Ferguson To Geneva.


#FERGUSONTOGENEVA   Police Violence In America Is A Human Rights Issue. Ferguson Is An Example. Ferguson To Geneva Is Part Of The Solution.   THE GOAL We are ready to take our case before the global community. In the absence of justice from the local, state, and federal government, […]

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The Last 24™


  President Barack Obama delivers a statement from the White House on Tuesday morning, hours after airstrikes against ISIL militants in Syria started. Later, with first lady Michelle, the president departs for New York city for the United Nations General Assembly and fundraising to benefit the Senate Democrats. […]

Cutting For A Cure: Harlem Health.


Cutting for a Cure was founded by Dennis “Denny Moe” Mitchell, who is the owner operator of Denny Moe’s Superstar Barbershop located in Harlem, New York.  Denny Moe has designed a collaborative and cooperative partnership model that has successfully been able to bring the barbershop and the healthcare […]

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