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Judge Rules #BlackLivesMatter Is A Movement That Cannot Be Sued

Black Lives Matter is a social movement, like the tea party or the civil rights movement, and therefore can’t be sued, a federal judge ruled Thursday. A police officer anonymously sued Black Lives Matter and DeRay Mckesson, a prominent activist in the movement, after being injured by a rock thrown during a protest over a […]

Activist In Iconic Ferguson Riots Photo Found Dead

Edward Crawford, the subject of an iconic photo taken during protests in Ferguson, Missouri has been found dead. According to the St. Louis’s Post-Dispatch, which won a Pulitzer Prize for reporting that contained the image of Crawford, the activist reportedly died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The photo that went viral in 2014 showed him […]