U.S. Citizen Unlawfully Detained and Nearly Deported by ICE Peter Sean Brown is a U.S. citizen who lives in the Florida Keys. In April 2018, he was unlawfully detained — and nearly deported — as a result of a Florida sheriff’s improper collaboration with Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The saga when Peter reported to the […]
Neo-Nazis Attack on Washington Black DJ FBI is now involved in an investigation into an attack by several white supremacists on a black DJ at a tavern in Washington state over the weekend. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that eight people — seven men and one woman — were arrested for investigation of assault, hate […]
County Commissioner Louis Klemp Cites Aryan Supremacy Ideology! A White county commissioner in Kansas said he belongs to “The Master Race” as he critiqued a land-use proposal by a Black city planner at a board meeting. The racist comments were in response to the presentation by Triveece Penelton on road development options in Tonganoxie, just west […]
Woman says she was unfairly targeted: Kicked out of West U library Ashly Horace, a Houston graduate student studying library science, has felt comfortable within the walls of the library. As part of her graduate work, Horace has been to libraries across the area to observe song and play through story time. It wasn’t until […]
Midlothian Police Shoots Black Security Guard at Robbins Night Club Jemel Roberson, a 26-year-old bouncer at Manny’s Blue Room in Robbins, was fatally shot by Midlothian police. Read More: https://abc7.ws/2qFIwwB
Police Racially Profiled Black Republican Campaign Worker A black man from Louisiana who was in Iowa working to re-elect David Young says West Des Moines Police Department arrested him without cause and he says racial profiling is to blame. Keilon Hill, a Baton Rouge native, says he was knocking on doors in a West Des […]
Woman Beaten in Subway Station by Man Yelling Racially Charged Words A woman was punched and stabbed in a Brooklyn subway station by a man who was shouting racially charged words, family and police say. The victim, Ann Marie Washington, 57 — was getting off a Q train at the Church Avenue stop in Flatbush […]
Election Judge Resigns After Being Caught on Video Screaming at a Black Voter Lila Guzman, an election supervisor and judge who is white, has resigned from her job after a video that has gone viral shows her yelling at a Black woman who reportedly needed help to find where she should vote. But Guzman claims […]
Woman in Viral Rant Against Black Women Faces Charges Authorities say a white woman whose racist rant against two black women having car trouble in an affluent area is facing charges of communicating threats and misusing the 911 network. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police tell news outlets that 51-year-old Susan Westwood was served with outstanding warrants Saturday after […]
Doctor Says She was Racially Profiled while trying to help fellow passenger on Delta flight Fatima Cody Stanford was flying from Indianapolis to her hometown of Boston aboard Delta Flight 5935 when the woman sitting beside her started to shake and hyperventilate. So Stanford — a doctor and educator at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School […]
Authorities are investigating the LYNCHING death of Danye Jones, the son of a Ferguson protester Melissa McKinnies, as a suicide. McKinnies was among thousands who took to the streets in Ferguson after the murder of Michael Brown by a Race Solider in 2014, and posted the Facebook message, saying “They lynched my baby.” with pictures of her […]
White women repeatedly called police on client for ‘Gardening while Black’ in Detroit “They, strictly, thought their so-called white privilege was gonna work this time and it didn’t,” said Marc Peeples who was acquitted in a directed verdict in a case where three women, who are white, accused Peeples, who is black, of stalking them.
Black Student Says Teacher Made ‘Big Nose’ Comment Fourth-grade student at West Middle Island Elementary School says his teacher made a racist comment to him in class. The class was working on self-portraits during Monday’s art class, when 8-year-old #NassaunJones asked the teacher to help draw his nose. “He drew my nose really big, and I asked […]
White Homeowner Shooting at Black Teen Asking for Directions Jeffrey Ziegler, who has been charged with assault with intent to murder, told investigators he thought he was being robbed and accidentally fired his shotgun, but police say he clearly aimed for the teen.
White Woman Calls Cops On Black Man Babysitting White Kids It’s a case of babysitting while black. A white woman called the police on a black man as he babysat two white children. Corey Lewis documented the entire ordeal. The White woman first stopped him in the parking lot of a Cobb county Walmart and asked him […]
Officer who fatally shot Tamir Rice hired by rural police force The former Cleveland police officer who shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice has been hired by a police department in a small Ohio village. The Bellaire’s police chief confirmed Friday he hired Timothy Loehmann as a part-time officer.
Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke Found Guilty Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke was taken into custody after a Cook County judge revoked his bail. Van Dyke was found guilty in the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald
Members of White Supremacist Group Arrested Benjamin Drake Daley, Michael Paul Miselis, Thomas Walter Gillen and Cole Evan White – are part of the Rise Above Movement or #RAM were arrested for inciting a riot and attacking protesters at last years #CHARLOTTESVILLE rally. The RAM boys subscribe to an anti-semitic, racist ideology, and then organizes, trains, and deploys to various […]
Pre-K Teachers Zip-tied Black Students’ Hands Behind Their Backs Two pre-K teachers have resigned after students accused them of tying their hands behind their backs with zip ties. Parents of the Oak View Elementary students were stunned and furious at the allegations involving 4-year-old children. “It just breaks my heart that I can’t send my […]
Discrimination Over ‘Black Girl Magic’ Parking Spots Seniors at Austin’s Bowie High School have always been allowed to paint designs on their reserved parking spots – until students of color started expressing themselves a bit too boldly. Senior Kennedy Hartman says when she submitted a painting meant to be a self-portrait of herself, showing an […]
March for Black Women Adds More Voices It’s the second year for the event in Denver – that Kinyata Jackson says has a different message than other women’s marches. The march focuses on issues impacting the African-American community like youth violence, sexual trauma and mental health stigmas. But Kinyata says these issues impact us all, […]
Police Remove Halloween Lynched Black Man Decoration Police in Lansing, Illinois removed a Halloween decoration that appeared to depict a black man being lynched after photos of the display sparked social media backlash. Toya Griffin said her daughter first spotted the figure — a black mannequin hanging from a tree with its hands and ankles tied. Read more: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2018/09/28/illinois-police-remove-halloween-decoration-lynched-black-man/1455444002/
Southwest “Whites Only” Breakroom Jamel Parker was warned about White supremacist at his workplace. “He warned me about the whites only breakroom,” said Parker. “He said it’s just best to avoid that. Don’t go in there and that’s exactly what I did.” In a lawsuit Parker filed against Southwest Airlines, he claims the reason […]
Police Called on Black Candidate Campaigning Door to Door Sheila Stubbs was campaigning door to door for state assembly in her Wisconsin district when the police showed up. Someone had called 911, claiming there was a “suspicious vehicle.”
South Africa Reactions: Weed Decriminalized View this post on Instagram Cannabis Now Legal in South Africa! 30 minutes after Weed being legal in South Africa, the Police are making delivery calls 😂😂😂 #SouthAfrica #Dagga #Weed #Marijuana #Cannabis A post shared by Woke Video – Black Empowerment on Sep 19, 2018 at […]
Flat Earther Burns Alive In Weird Tunnel Job Daniel Beckwitt, a wealthy stock trader, took elaborate steps to conceal the network of tunnels beneath his house in this Washington, D.C., suburb. Even the young Black man helping him dig them didn’t know where they were. Beckwitt of Bethesda, Maryland, was charged after #AskiaKhafra died in a fire […]
Black FAMU Students “Targeted” During Elevator Incident with Gun An incident at a Tallahassee apartment complex is getting a lot of attention on social media. A two-minute video shows a confrontation by an elevator, when a man reveals he has a gun. “You ain’t got a key for the building? You don’t belong in the […]
Taxi Driver Who Defended Pregnant Woman Speaks A pregnant woman said she was giving her 15-year-old daughter a driving lesson in the parking lot of a Leesburg Walmart on Thursday evening when another driver started honking a horn at her. Police said Felicia Russell was backing out of a parking spot when the other driver […]
Belgium’s Only Black TV Presenter Speaks Out On Racism Belgium’s only black TV presenter, Cécile Djunga, has posted a tearful video on social media in which she described the racist abuse she received during her first year working for the public broadcaster RTBF. Djunga says a racist message from a viewer prompted her to open […]
Roots and Heritage Festival Lexington, KY is celebrating its annual Roots and Heritage Festival, highlighting the city’s African-American history. On Saturday, that history gained a permanent reminder with the unveiling of a new historical marker. The sign celebrates the history of the Deweese Street neighborhood, which served as the heart of Lexington’s African-American housing and […]
Maryland’s Youngest Black Cannabis Dispensary Owner A new medical cannabis dispensary has opened in Prince George’s County and one of its co-owners hopes the business will encourage more people like her to get in the industry. The dispensary, Mary and Main, had its soft opening on Monday at its location along Hampton Mall Drive Capitol […]
Tyler Perry Offers $100K Reward in Fla. Case Filmmaker Tyler Perry is offering a $100,000 reward for information in the decade-old case of two men who went missing after separate encounters with a sheriff’s deputy in southwestern Florida.
Harlem Doctor Claims Arrest by NYPD Was Racially Motivated A prominent doctor and Harlem businessman is giving new details about what he calls a shocking false arrest by the NYPD. Dr. Clyde Pemberton, CEO of the MIST entertainment venue in Harlem, said on June 1, 2017, he was having a business meeting in the front […]
Florida Democratic Governor Candidate Targeted with Racist Robocalls Florida’s governor race is gaining attention over the issue of race. Democrat Andrew Gillum has been targeted by racist robocalls after Gillum’s opponent, Ron DeSantis, told voters not to “monkey this up.” DeSantis was accused of being racist, which he denied. Adrianne Shropshire, the executive director of […]
Kaepernick Featured In Nike’s 30th Anniversary ‘Just Do It’ Campaign Colin Kaepernick became a controversial figure for his taking a knee to protest social injustice during the national anthem before NFL games.
GRPD Releases Video of 11-Year-Old Boys Arrests Grand Rapids police have released bodycam video of a handcuffing incident involving unarmed 11-year-old twin boys, which was sparked by a report of young teens with a gun.