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Oscar Grant is the third man murdered by BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) police in the past 17 years.

ColorofChange.org sent out this very informative information on the Murder of Oscar Grant that we thought was important to share. On New Year’s Eve, Oscar Grant was shot execution-style by a transit police officer in Oakland, California. He was shot … Continue reading

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Obama Hung in Effigy on a Kentucky Campus

A life-sized likeness of Barack Obama was found hanging from a tree with a noose around its neck Wednesday at the University of Kentucky, the second time in about a month such an effigy of the Democratic presidential nominee was … Continue reading

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A 4-year-old Would Still Be Alive if Police Listened to Mom

The young mother dialed 911 the day before her son was shot to death. The day before Stephanie Thompson’s 4-year-old boy was shot to death, she called police to say that there was a man riding a bicycle around her … Continue reading

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DC: Another Black Man gone in a Prince Georges County cell

This June 28, 2008 image provided by the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections shows Ronnie White. Maryland authorities say the death of White, 19, found slumped in his prison cell, was a homicide, a day after his arrest for … Continue reading

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Video: Lil Kim vs. the NYPD

Cops gave her a ticket at the gas station, huh.  She is not trying to have drama with the law…I’m extra sure of that. That ‘s right, Kim! You better call your lawyer girl! If you’re going to be driving … Continue reading

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Ohio Police Shoot Black Mother and Infant

Unbelievable!  *sigh* From The New York Times – “This thing just stinks to high heaven, and the police know it,” said Jason Upthegrove, president of the Lima chapter of the N.A.A.C.P. “We’re not asking for answers anymore. We’re demanding them.” … Continue reading

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Keep Fighting: Violence at the Katrina Public Housing Protest

Good ole southern justice I guess, huh?!?!? Haven’t these people gone through enough America?? Visit ABC NEWS for the story in photos. (Photo: Alex Brandon/AP Photo) NEW ORLEANS (Associated Press) — After violent clashes with police at City Hall, protesters … Continue reading

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First Nooses, Now Cross Burnings

Police are investigating a burning cross that was found Saturday in a black man’s yard in the 3600 block of Sheridan. Police said a neighbor had seen the 5-foot cross about 11 a.m. Saturday. The resident had not seen a … Continue reading

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Miami police leave respected 74 year old civil rights leader in a coma

Witnesses say they saw police officers drag a 74-year-old respected civil rights leader from his home shortly before he landed in a Miami Beach hospital badly beaten and in a coma. The family of Bernard Dyer, a war vet, long-time … Continue reading

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Video: Cop Tasers 7 month pregnant Black Woman holding her son

Where is the outrage? Where is the media? The FBI is investigating after a Trotwood police officer used a Taser on a pregnant woman on November 18. Trotwood Public Safety Director Michael Etter said the woman arrived at the police … Continue reading

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