black lives matter
Walmart to stop selling “Bulletproof: Black Lives Matter” shirts after police union complains
In Walmart-is-terrible news, the billion dollar company will no longer sell “Bulletproof: Black Lives Matter” shirts because the Fraternal Order of Police asked them not to.
Officer who shot Philando Castile charged with 2nd-degree manslaughter
Ramsey County Attorney John Choi announced, “It is my conclusion that the use of deadly force by Officer [Jeronimo] Yanez was not justified and that sufficient facts exist to prove…
Why it matters that the suspected Iowa cop killer had a Donald Trump sign in his yard
Not only has Trump consistently advocated for wider access to guns, which potentially enabled Greene, but Trump has also glorified violence among his supporters.
Kim and Kanye helped Alton Sterling’s oldest son celebrate his 16th birthday
This kid needs to run for office.
Police officer’s wife framed Black Lives Matter for a robbery she completely faked
“Something wasn’t quite right,” Millbury Police chief Donald Desorcy said.
Singer pulled from NBA national anthem performance because of “We Matter” jersey
“I was never given any kind of dress code. I was never asked beforehand to show my wardrobe,” she explained.
America’s largest police group apologized for “historical mistreatment” of black communities
And some of them thought his statement would put more officers in danger.
Man who went to Black Lives Matter protest in gorilla mask charged with civil rights intimidation
Rettke also wore a Confederate flag emblazoned on his backpack, just to really make sure everyone was aware he’s a racist (you know, because his gorilla mask hadn’t made that entirely clear). …
Young Charlotte girl’s speech about police shootings will bring everyone to tears
So often, black men and women disproportionately persecuted by police are fathers and mothers, and the effects police brutality has on their children can’t be ignored. …
Trump said “law and order” during the debate, because his impression of crime clearly comes from TV
Audience members at the debate retained about as much from Trump’s discussion of crime and police relations in communities of color as they would from stereotypical images of “dangerous” streets on TV shows. …
Tulsa police officer charged in shooting death of Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man
She is being accused of shooting Crutcher “unlawfully and unnecessarily.”
Congressman says Charlotte protesters “hate white people,” clearly not understanding Black Lives Matter
The Republican representative demonstrated an alarming amount of ignorance towards the plight of the Black Lives Matter activists in Charlotte protesting the shooting of Keith Scott at the hands of the police.…