Civil Rights & Social Justice
Catch up on the latest photos, commentary, archives, and more news on civil rights and social justice affecting the Black community.
Civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump shared the details of the report during a Wednesday news conference, which showed the 22-year-old was shot in the back by La Marque cop Jose Santos on Dec. 9.
Myon Burrell was freed from his life sentence after media organizations uncovered new evidence that all but exonerates him in the killing of 11-year-old Tyesha Edwards in 2002. Amy Klobuchar prosecuted him in the "flawed" case.
Bodycam footage finally released after nearly two years shows police in Chicago terrorizing an innocent Black woman who was naked in her home when cops executed a baseless search warrant that was granted under shady circumstances.
The Proud Boys vandalizing Black churches during a protest in Washington, D.C., against the presidential election results evoked images of the Ku Klux Klan burning crosses, one of the churches' pastors said.
The Texas police officer who killed Joshua Feast by shooting him in the back has been involved with at least one other incident of "brutalizing" a different young Black man in La Marque.
A car driven by "white women" struck multiple people during a Black Lives Matter protest in New York City. It was also unclear whether the collision was intentional or an accident.
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