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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…
Brooke Hogan Defends Hulk: “I’ve Been Told White People Smell Like Bologna!”
Ahh, Brooke Hogan is really going out of her way to show that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Hulk Hogan’s pop star wannabe daughter defended her dad’s…
Expert Calls Report On Sandra Bland’s Marijuana Levels “An Interesting Distraction”
When the results of Sandra Bland’s toxicology report were discussed last week — and then officially released on Monday — Texas authorities made it a point to emphasize that “high”
Kelly Osbourne To Donald Trump: If Latinos Are Kicked Out, “Who Is Going To Clean Your Toilet?”
Fighting racism with racism. Oy.
Cop Charged With Murder Of Sam DuBose After Body Cam Footage Contradicted Police Report
Earlier today, University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing was charged with the murder of Sam DuBose, 43, an unarmed Black man he shot in the head during a traffic stop.
The Soapbox: Spreading Unsubstantiated Theories About Sandra Bland’s Death Won’t Bring Her Justice
Though there has been plenty of sound reporting on the facts of the case, there has also been no shortage of conspiracy theories circulating the internet — including one that…
The Soapbox: Nicki Minaj’s Point About European Beauty Standards And Misogynoir Is Not “Redundant”
Ed Sheeran, please STFU and have a seat next to Taylor Swift.
The Soapbox: No, You Don’t Have To Be “Respectful” For Police Officers To Be Professional
“White People” Is A Strange, Overly-Cautious Primer On Whiteness That We Probably Didn’t Need
Walk into a room of white people and ask them them what whiteness means to them. Challenge them on this point — really drive it home. You want a definition.
Dash Cam Video Of Sandra Bland’s Arrest Has Been Doctored
Last night, following the press conference in which authorities confirmed that Sandra Bland’s death is being investigated as a homicide, dash cam video of the traffic stop and arrest was…
State Trooper Who Arrested Sandra Bland Was Hardly A “Model” Police Officer [UPDATED]
This post has been updated with the dash cam video of Bland’s arrest, as well as details from the press conference held this evening.
Dash Cam Video Of Sandra Bland’s Traffic Stop Shows She Was Arrested After State Trooper Told Her To Put Out Her Cigarette
It has been a week since Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old Black woman who was arrested after a routine traffic stop in the Houston area, was found dead in her jail…