Civil Rights & Social Justice
Anti-apartheid icon Steve Biko's dedication to Black consciousness produced a wealth of quotes that remain relevant 46 years after South African police murdered him on Sept. 12, 1977. The post Steve Biko In His Own Words: Anti-Apartheid Icon’s Legendary Quotes Of Liberation appeared first on NewsOne.
Protesting the sentences for convicted Jan. 6 Capitol rioters, Sarah Palin asked during a Newsmax interview: "What’s the use in being a good guy?" The post Sarah Palin Defends ‘Good Guy’ Capitol Rioters As Conservatives Complain About Jan. 6 Prison Sentences appeared first on NewsOne.
After graphic bodycam video was released, the family of Ta'Kiya Young, a pregnant Black driver killed by Ohio police, wants the cops to be charged with the death of her unborn daughter, too. The post Ta’Kiya Young’s Family Wants Cop Who Shot Her Charged With Killing Unborn Daughter, Too appeared first on NewsOne.
The footage seemingly contradicts the initial police narrative that Ta'Kiya Young accelerated toward an officer. The post ‘You Going To Shoot Me?’ Bodycam Video Shows Ohio Cops ‘Execute’ Pregnant Black Woman appeared first on NewsOne.
Florida officials who were tasked with reviewed the now-banned AP African American studies course were concerned that the curriculum didn’t offer “opposing viewpoints” of slavery. The post Florida Wants To Teach ‘Opposing Viewpoints’ And ‘Other Perspectives’ Of Slavery appeared first on NewsOne.
With or without the boos, Ron DeSantis shouldn't have even shown up at the vigil in Jacksonville to honor the victims of the racist mass shooting. The post Jacksonville Has Every Right To Boo DeSantis At Vigil For Victims Of Racist Shooting appeared first on NewsOne.
Mainstream media outlets, politicians and law enforcement officials are calling the Jacksonville mass shooting "racially motivated" instead of racist. There's a difference. The post The Jacksonville Shooting Wasn’t ‘Racially Motivated,’ It Was Racist. There’s A Difference appeared first on NewsOne.
The 60th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom is being streamed online and is live right now. Here's how to watch a livestream as civil rights leaders converge on the nation's capital. The post Watch Live: March On Washington Commemorates 60th Anniversary At Lincoln Memorial appeared first on NewsOne.
More than 1,000 students from dozens of Black colleges are expected to participate. The post March On Washington 60th Anniversary: More Than 1,000 HBCU Students Rally For Change appeared first on NewsOne.
Future in Color launches a transformative Black economic blueprint to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the March on Washington. The post Future In Color: Black Economic Blueprint Launches Ahead Of March On Washington 60th Anniversary appeared first on NewsOne.
From the Watts Riots to Attica Prison to Ferguson, Missouri to Los Angeles in 1991 to Minneapolis, these are some of the most notable Black uprisings in history. The post Revolution! 10 Notable Black Uprisings appeared first on NewsOne.
Montgomery police have charged three men, Richard Roberts, Allen Todd, 23, and Zachery “Chase” Shipman for the brawl in Alabama. The post 3 White Men Arrested And Charged For Riverfront Brawl In Montgomery, Alabama appeared first on NewsOne.