Tag Archive for Black Lives Matter

Injustice Has Become An Epidemic: We Need A Change In Attitudes

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Scott Lander – Grassroots organizations are rising up all over the nation to combat this plague, which comes in many different forms. The Black Lives Matter movement is concerned with ending police brutality. The Occupy movement is exposing economic injustices. End Citizens United is purposed…

Black in America: I Am Afraid, but I Summon My Courage

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Hank Sanders – SELMA, Ala. – Every time I am stopped by law enforcement, I’m afraid. I recently shared this fear with a friend who is White. He said he understood, but it is very hard for most Whites to understand what it is like to…

Protesters March and Speak Against Police Terror in Mobile Alabama

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Glynn Wilson – MOBILE, Ala. – More than 100 protesters marched for justice and spoke against police brutality here Tuesday due to recent cases of African Americans being shot and killed across the country from Baton Rouge to St. Paul, seeking information on the death…

Is What’s Good For Facebook Not So Good For Democracy?

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…Why the social-media honeymoon may be over for some activists. By Sarah Jaffe – Around the country, thousands have returned to the streets again to protest the deaths of black people at the hands of the police. One of those deaths, the shooting of 32-year-old Philando Castile…