“Mike Brown didn’t rob the f*cking store,” said Jason Pollock, the director of Stranger Fruit, at a panel discussion at SXSW. On August 9, 2014, Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old was shot and killed by a police officer, which created (another) media firestorm about Black men and police. In one of the many reports, Brown […]
The lawsuit, filed by nine demonstrators on August 28, 2014, allege police unlawfully arrested, beat, deployed tear gas and bullets at them during the Ferguson protests.
Authorities are looking for a motive and a suspect, but are treating the crime as a homicide. They are asking for the public's help in the investigation.
On the second anniversary of the teen's tragic death, has the lesson that Black lives matter really been heard or has it fallen on deaf ears?
It seems impossible to scroll through your Facebook timeline, Twitter feed, and news alerts without being bombarded with images of Black and brown men, women and even children being murdered in cold blood at the hands of police all over the country.
If there was any doubt in your mind that Beyoncé is a boss, guess again. Despite her superstar status, Bey continues to lend her time, money and talent to causes that most people forget about. According to reports, the singer helped raise more than $82,000 for Flint residents who continue to deal with the city’s lead-tainted water supply. […]
Indecline managed to spread awareness in a big way when they gave police brutality victims a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Beyonce To Feature Trayvon Martin, Mike Brown and Tamir Rice In New Video If you thought ‘Formation’ was the beginning and the end of Beyonce’s artistic political messaging, you thought wrong. Queen Bey reportedly will feature Tamir Rice, Mike Brown and Trayvon Martin in her new video, Vibe reports. Allegedly, the mothers of the slain children will hold […]
President Obama is currently on a speaking tour where he’s addressing criminal justice reform in hopes of establishing more lenient prison sentencing and better policing tactics. When asked about the #BlackLivesMatter movement he defended the need for the organization in saying, “…Theres a specific problem that’s happening in the African American community that’s not happening […]