Dayton Ohio

The LeBron James Family Foundation has teamed up with Stark State College to cover two years of tuition costs for students at James’ I Promise School.

When police officers in Dayton, Ohio, moved to forcibly remove Clifford Owensby from his car so they could have a K9 unit perform what the department calls a “free air sniff,” they had been informed repeatedly that he was disabled, but that didn't stop them from dragging him from his car by his hair.

When we discuss the merits of gun laws, even if a mass shooter does not target people of color, Black folks are often the victims who bear the deepest consequences of the nation's failure to limit gun ownership. This was especially true in Dayton.