The loss of Black Twitter could make it difficult to raise awareness about police brutality.

Valerie Castile, the mother of Philando Castile, supports a new policy by the Ramsey County district attorney declining to prosecute non-public safety traffic stops, which disproportionate target Black and other drivers of color.

Tuesday marks five years since the world witnessed the infamous video of Philando Castile bleeding and taking his last breaths after he was shot by a police officer in Minnesota.

The brazen killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police triggered flashbacks for women dubbed the "Mothers of the Movement" whose adult children were killed by police.

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Philando Castile’s mother paid off the lunch debt for high school students in Minnesota.

A Black man in California bucked conventional wisdom to surprise his girlfriend with his marriage proposal over the weekend.

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In commemoration of Philando Castile’s death, Falcon Heights has created a two-day proclamation in his honor.

An investigation reveals how far Russia meddled in our election.

A city councilman walks back a racist tweet about Diamond Reynolds after learning that she reached a $800,000 settlement.

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The Philando Castile fundraising campaign started in August raised more than $70,000 in Castile’s honor, clearing all of J.J. Hill Montessori’s school lunch debt in Michigan.


Gun control laws have long been predicated on the fear of armed Black people.