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Brothers Beaten and Arrested in Own Backyard by Racist Cops

Twin brothers have filed federal lawsuits against the Cordova County Police Department, alleging that they were beaten and falsely arrested by racist police officers...

Black Excellence at the 2019 U.S. Open

Black excellence will be on full display when some of the world’s top Tennis players take the court at this year’s U.S. Open in...

#WhileBlack Hits Nike in South Africa

Several Nike stores in South Africa shut its doors after a video surfaced of an employee’s husband making racist remarks. Adam Catzavelos sparked public...

Having Dreadlocks #WhileBlack

It's the time of year when parents are rushing around, trying to get their children organized for their first day back at school. What...

Cops Point Guns at Ving Rhames in His Home

Over the past few weeks, there have been several racially-motivated incidents, from the stabbing of Nia Wilson on the Bart in San Francisco to...

Using A Coupon #WhileBlack

UPDATE: Edgewater CVS manager, Morry Matson, who called police on Camilla Hudson last week for presenting a coupon he deemed counterfeit was fired by the...

Being a Millionaire #WhileBlack

Frank Davis returned from breakfast to his hotel room July 4, at Art Ovation Hotel in Sarasota, Florida to find a note on his...

Sitting and Unarmed #WhileBlack

A lawsuit has been filed against the Lancaster Police Department for use of excessive force and violation of civil rights of Sean Williams, who...

Swimming With Socks on #WhileBlack

Camry Porter and her boyfriend went to her Riverset Apartments complex pool to enjoy the Fourth of July with her godsons. Her boyfriend, who...

Being a Kappa #WhileBlack

The Tuscaloosa Alumni chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity filed a lawsuit last week against the Cypress Inn Restaurant for discrimination. In the suit...

Mowing The Lawn #WhileBlack

Lemonade stands, raking leaves, shoveling snow and mowing lawns have traditionally been ways for young people to earn money. Reginald Fields, 12, started a...

Running From Police #WhileBlack

(UPDATE) Michael Rosfeld, the police officer who shot 17-year-old unarmed Antwon Rose in the back in east Pittsburgh on July 19, was charged today with...

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This Day in History: July 10th

Mary Jane McLeod was born on July 10, 1875 on a rice and cotton farm near Mayesville, South Carolina, where both of her parents...

Schenectady Officer Kneels on Black Man’s Neck Until He Passes Out

Video footage of a Schenectady police officer who was captured kneeling on an unarmed Black man's neck has gone viral.

This Day in History: July 6th

Philando Castile was murdered on July 6, 2016, by a Minnesota cop in his car as his girlfriend and her 4-year-old daughter watched. Catille, 32,...

This Day in History: July 4th

Tuskegee University Was Founded With the leadership of Dr. Booker T. Washington and the dream of Lewis Adams,...

This Day in History: July 2nd

The Civil Rights Act of 1964, the landmark civil rights and labor law outlawing discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. is...
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