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Can You Hear Me Now: Cell Phone Video Is Powerful Tool...

Sandra Bland had just relocated to Texas from Chicago to start a new job. She was stopped by police for her apparent failure to...

Even Kendrick Lamar’s View of Black Respectability is Problematic

Let me preface this by saying Kendrick Lamar is incredibly talented and is easily one of the realest dudes in hip hop right now....

Attaching Trayvon Martin to Net Neutrality: Inaccurate and Inappropriate

        By Daryl Bassett, former Utility Commissioner, Arkansas Public Service Commission I’ve spent over twenty years convening diverse groups of people and organizations around the causes that can help improve...

Rev. R.B. Holmes: Standing Ground Against Bad Policy and Moving Black...

Speaking before a standing room only crowd at the National Press Club, the Rev. Dr. R.B. Holmes announced the formation of a 40 member...

George Zimmerman v. DMX: Celebrity Death Match

George Zimmerman likes to fight. And he likes attention from the media. In his latest attempt to fulfill two of his apparently new-found life ambitions,...

Sen. Ted Cruz defends “stand your ground” laws in front of...

Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, the young man killed in a shooting in February 2012, testified in front of Congress today. She...

5 Photos from the Justice for Trayvon 100-City Rally in NYC

On Saturday at One Police Plaza in lower Manhattan, the National Action Network held the New York City version of their 100-city rally for...

Zimmerman Walks Free; NAACP to Pursue Civil Rights Charges

George Zimmerman, who was accused to killing an unarmed teenager who was wearing a hoodie, was acquitted on all counts in Florida on Saturday...

Why Isn’t Trayvon Martin’s Killer in Jail for Financial Crimes?

A year later, most of the hashtags are gone and the hoodied profile pics have fallen to the back of Facebook photo albums. Meanwhile, a mother and father are still left to mourn their son...

Trayvon Martin Case: George Zimmerman Police Interrogation Video

In releasing video, Zimmerman's defense team begins crafting its narrative