police brutality

Former NBA Player Stephen Jackson Mourns Loss of ‘Twin’ George Floyd

Former NBA player Stephen Jackson is mourning the loss of his close friend who was killed by police in Minnesota on Monday. George Floyd who Jackson calls his “twin” was the victim of police brutality in Minneapolis. The story garnered national attention when images of one of the 4 officers involved in the incident were […]

Charges Dismissed Against The City of Dallas in Botham Jean Murder

Even though former Dallas Police officer Amber Guyger was convicted for the murder of her neighbor Botham Jean in their Dallas apartment complex, but a judge found that the Texas metropolis should not be held responsible for his death. Jean’s family filed an appeal last week, citing that the city of Dallas should be held […]

Malcolm Jenkins & Player’s Coalition Release PSA Highlighting Police Brutality

Philadelphia Eagles star safety Malcolm Jenkins and the Player’s Coalition launched the first PSA of the Responsibility Program, which highlights parents will educate people and raise awareness about the injustices affecting community and police relations in the United States. The PSAs will go on to educate football fans and raise awareness about how the injustices […]

[WATCH] Outrage As Officer Slams 11-Year Old Girl At School For Taking Extra Milk

Farmington Police Department officer Zachary Christensen is in hot water after he shoved, tackled, and used unnecessary force on an unnamed 11-year-old girl he claimed ‘took more milks than she was supposed to’. An 11-year old black student at New Mexico’s Mesa View Middle School received a concussion due to excessive force from the hands […]

AFFLUENZA???? Video Surfaces with JAY-Z Saying Boys Without Fathers Are Angry, and When They Interact Adversely Towards Authority “Causes People To Lose Lives”

It seems that there is a big difference between JAY-Z the rapper and Shawn Carter, the kid from Marcy Projects. And within that space between those two realities, a philosophy of what causes police brutality has emerged from the RocNation head honcho. Depending on who you ask, this mindset is the undercurrent that supports his […]

Black Men Still More Likely To Be Killed By Cops Over Other Races

The Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences have discovered through their research, that over a Black man’s lifetime, he is more at risk than any other man of another race man of being killed by engagement of a police officer.  The rate is alarming. PNAS statistics state that one out of 1,000 Black men are at […]

Cleveland Police Union Appeals Firing of Cop Who Killed Tamir Rice

Nearly five years after 12-year old Tamir Rice was killed by an officer in a public Cleveland park, the police union involved are looking to vindicate the officer who fired the fatal shots into the unarmed boy. The Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s Association (CPPA) filed an appeal last week to overturn the firing of former officer […]

Dallas Police Officer Who Shot Man In His Own Apartment Indicted

A former Dallas police officer was charged with murder on Friday for shooting an unarmed Black neighbor whose apartment she said she mistakenly entered instead of her own, prosecutors said. Amber Guyger, 30, surrendered to authorities after a grand jury indicted her on a charge of murder in the Sept. 6 death of Botham Jean, […]