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Beyoncé’s New Video Will Feature Families Of Trayvon Martin, Tamir Rice, And Michael Brown

Word around The Beyhive has it that Beyoncé’s new music video will feature the families of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and Tamir Rice:

Another fan…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 29, 2016 - 9:30 am

State Of Emergency Declared As Ferguson Protestors Are Arrested & A Young Man Is Critically Shot On Anniversary Of Mike Brown’s Death

Yesterday marked the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown’s killing by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, MO, and protesters across the country staged commemorative demonstrations emphasizing Black Lives Matter and calling…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 10, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Mary Engelbreit, Children’s Illustrator

Mary Engelbreit posted some anti-racist art on her Facebook page, and the majority of her weird, middle American fans did not respond well.

Megan Reynolds | August 10, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Peaceful Marches and Demonstrations Planned In Ferguson To Mark One Year Anniversary of Michael Brown’s Death

Sunday marks the one year anniversary of the day that Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager was killed by white police officer Darren Wilson. This tragedy spurred many protests on and…

Katrin Higher | August 9, 2015 - 11:00 am

Prince Releases “Baltimore” Protest Song And It’s Everything

Everyone stop what they are doing and listen to Prince’s incredibly powerful protest song “Baltimore,” which was written to honor the recent Baltimore protests and calls for an end to…

Katrin Higher | May 10, 2015 - 1:00 pm

The Soapbox: Justice Is No Longer An Option, It Is A Necessity

Prosecutors have found probable cause to rule Freddie Gray’s death a homicide, with the six officers involved in his death being hit with charges ranging from misconduct to manslaughter to 2nd degree…

Tiffanie Drayton | May 1, 2015 - 2:30 pm

I’m Not That Great A White Person

The thing about being white is you end up with a lot of white friends. They’re people you went to school with, people you worked with, even people you’re related…

Beth Tully | January 5, 2015 - 11:00 am

Macklemore On Race In America: “As A White Person, We Have To Listen”

Macklemore gave a great interview with NYC’s Hot 97 in which he discusses white cultural appropriation of hip-hop and what white people can do to support the Black Lives…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 30, 2014 - 11:10 am

It’s Not About You, St. Louis P.D.

Earlier this week during Sunday night football, five St. Louis Rams players came out of the tunnel to take the field ahead of the rest of the team, arms raised…

Beejoli Shah | December 2, 2014 - 3:40 pm

Here Are The Photos Of Officer Darren Wilson’s “Injuries”

I’m closing comments on this post and any other posts about Ferguson this week because, well, I CAN, and it’s Thanksgiving week and people are in pain and I don’t

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 25, 2014 - 9:00 am

Darren Wilson Will Not Be Indicted In The Death Of Unarmed Teen Michael Brown

We are profoundly disappointed that the killer of our child will not face the consequence of his actions.

While we understand that many others share our pain, we…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 24, 2014 - 10:01 pm

Michael Brown’s Parents Spoke To The UN About Justice In Ferguson

Michael Brown’s parents gave a statement to the UN about the need for justice in Ferguson, Missouri. [The Root]
Jeff Osborne isn’t sorry for the Nazi imagery in…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 12, 2014 - 5:30 pm
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