Police Brutality

Every Morning I Wake Up And Look For A Name

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We all have morning rituals — wash our face, brush our teeth, make breakfast, check social media, walk the dog — and like everyone else I do all of those things, except the latter. I don’t have a dog; in place of that step in...

Sheryl Underwood Sheds Tears While Perfectly Explaining What It Would Take To End Racially Motivated Police Brutality

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"You don't have to train police not to shoot white people. Why you gotta train them not to shoot us?"

Most White Youth Think Violence Against Police Is A Bigger Problem Than Police Killing Blacks

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While a (very) slight majority of white youth support Black Lives Matter, overall, their allegiance still greatly lies with officers of the law rather than African Americans the latest¬†Black Youth Project and GenForward Survey has found. Each month the organizations “document what young African Americans,...

Isn’t It Funny How Rappers Will Jump On Every Bandwagon But Black Lives Matter?

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Have you peeped all the black men walking around with half-shaven heads and two cornrow braids that meet at the top? The trendy hairstyle seen on men like The Game and Chris Brown is a personal pet peeve of mine, but, pettiness aside, the look...

Open Thread: What Would You Do About Police Brutality If You Were Barack Obama?

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When you sign up to be president of the United States, you basically sign up for indefinite criticism and ridicule over every decision you make. But when you’re the first black president of the United States in a time when divisiveness over race in the...