Violence

Baltimore Police Officer Suspended After Savagely Beating Suspect

Baltimore Police Officer Suspended After Savagely Beating Suspect

We will not argue the fact that Police officers throughout the country have a tough job to do. Situations can escalate quickly at any given moment. However, one officer’s reaction has led him to be suspended. Furthermore, The Baltimore Sun reports the 26-year-old victim was taken to a local hospital after being assaulted by Officer Arthur Williams. […]

Trevor Noah ‘Goes In’ On Tucker Carlson For Dismissing Teens Against Guns

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After Tucker Carlson‘s recent statements about students fighting for gun control, Trevor Noah is furious. After the Parkland shooting, students around the country have made their voice heard about gun laws in America. Trevor Noah of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show applauded students for walking out last Thursday to protest against the NRA and their right […]

City of Chicago to Release 100 Video and Audio Recordings of Police Shootings

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According to a memo obtained by the Chicago Sun-Times, the Independent Police Review Authority (IPRA) is preparing to release recordings of about 100 Chicago Police shootings and uses of stun guns next week. The recordings are “tentatively scheduled” for a June 2 release and include police shootings, uses of stun guns, as well as incidents […]

Violence Continues at Trump Rally in Salt Lake City

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Much like the unruly scene in that unfolded in Chicago on March 11, a recent Trump rally quickly got out of hand as supporters of the presidential frontrunner Donald Trump and protesters battled in front of the Infinity Event Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Protesters allegedly tried to rush the front door of the […]

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity March in Snow To End Gang Violence in Chicago

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Alpha Phi Alpha, one of the oldest African American fraternities in America, chose to take a stand against Chicago’s violence this past weekend and march for justice. Three hundred fraternity members marched the streets of the Chatham neighborhood in Chicago last Saturday [November 21] in rain and snow to show violence needs to cease in […]

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka Hosts Fifth Annual 24 Hours of Peace

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In a time where police killing and black on black crime plagues cities around the United States, one city is taking their city back by having  24 hours of non violence. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka will be hosting the fifth annual #24HoursofPeace . #24HoursofPeace is an event created by people in the community  seeking ways to stop […]

Fourth of July Shootings Leaves 10 Dead Including 7 Year Old Boy In Chicago

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Chicago has been under the microscope for some time about the continuing violence that continues to plague the city. July Fourth left 55 people wounded and 10 dead including a seven year old boy who was killed while watching fireworks. 7 year old Amari Brown was watching the fireworks Saturday with his father at the […]

9 Shot, 1 Dead in Apartment Complex Shooting

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9 people were shot and one has died after an early morning shooting at an apartment complex in Bridgeport, Connecticut. According to the NY Daily News, the shooting occurred at 1 a.m. on Thursday morning when multiple gunmen opened fire on a group of people hanging out in the parking lot of the Trumbull Gardens apartment complex. […]

Teen Turns Down Scholarship Because of Violence in Chicago

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In recent years, Chicago has been the center of negative news because of the constant violence that occurs there. So much so, many people fear for their lives as they try to live day to day without being killed. Violence has put fear in the residence so much a teen decided to turn down a […]