Alicia Garza was just 11 years old when riots erupted in the streets of Los Angeles 25 years ago ― but her memories of the events that unfolded are vivid.
Garza, who is one of the co-founders of.. Huffington Post
A Louisiana police officer cannot sue Black Lives Matter because it is a social movement, a U.S. judge ruled on Thursday, finding the campaign could not be held responsible for injuries he got at a.. Source: Wochit News -
Bill O’Reilly no longer has a job at Fox News after allegations of him sexually harassing female colleagues caused activists to rail against the network and its advertisers earlier this.. Huffington Post
(Reuters) - Iowa lawmakers approved on Thursday amended legislation that would enact sweeping changes to the state’s gun regulations, including a “stand your ground” provision, and sent it to the.. Huffington Post
“Dateline NBC” executive producer Liz Cole has been working on the show in some capacity since 1993, well before Nicole Brown Simpson and JonBenet Ramsey were murdered. As the show approaches its.. The Wrap
Such an important message. Jay Z and the Weinstein Company just won a heated bidding war, earning them the rights to create a docuseries and full-length narrative feature film covering the story of.. Perez Hilton
Jay Z is bringing Trayvon Martin's story to both the big screen and the small screen.
He and The Weinstein Company have just scooped up the rights to two books about Martin, with the intention of.. Mashable
Trayvon Martin’s life and the controversy sparked by his untimely death will be commemorated in two upcoming projects by Jay Z and The Weinstein Company, Vanity Fair reports exclusively.
Jay Z.. Huffington Post
Filmmakers Gina Prince-Bythewood and Reggie Rock Bythewood are aiming to uncover the complexities of America’s criminal justice system with their new Fox drama series “Shots Fired.”
Starring.. Huffington Post
From Jamaica to South Africa, wherever there’s been racism, patriarchy, or all of the above, there have been women organizing to resist it.
The crucial activism of black women has historically.. Huffington Post
It has been half a decade since Trayvon Martin was shot by George Zimmerman. Since then, activist movements created in response to the shooting have exposed racial issues and tensions that had been.. Christian Science Monitor
On the fifth anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death, the man who took his life joined WeSearchr for an interview in which he discussed which news organizations “truthfully” covered the shooting... Raw Story
Lauren Jauregui took a moment to honor the late Trayvon Martin. If you don’t remember, Trayvon was shot – unarmed – at just 17 years old by a man named George Zimmerman in Florida in February.. Just Jared Jr
Time and time again, black Americans have often come together in vulnerable times through mobilization.
From the Black Panther Party to the Civil Rights Movement, there have been a number of.. Huffington Post
It’s been five years since Trayvon Martin was shot and killed, but his parents, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, who have both displayed unwavering strength since the tragedy, say his legacy lives on.. Huffington Post
The Trump Inauguration Committee has released a list of the groups that are going to march in the inauguration parade, and it’s the usual mélange of high school marching bands, various.. Huffington Post
Barack Obama’s legacy as the first black president of the United States will always intrinsically be tied to race. But during his eight years in office, Obama was often met with criticism when it.. Huffington Post