CBC Members Push Justice Department to Investigate Police Shooting Unarmed Blacks
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CBC Members Push Justice Department to Investigate Police Shooting Unarmed Blacks

By William J. Ford (The Washington Informer, NNPA Member) On Thursday, the Congressional Black Caucus…

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Cop Killings Bear Strange Fruit for the Families of Black Victims
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Cop Killings Bear Strange Fruit for the Families of Black Victims

By Jeffrey L. Boney (NNPA News Wire Columnist) I’m about to be extremely facetious! We’re…

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The Defeat of Jason Whitlock
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The Defeat of Jason Whitlock

(Newsweek) – Eric Garner’s last known words were “I can’t breathe.” He said it 11…

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Black Lives Matter: How a Death in Ferguson Sparked a Movement in America
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Black Lives Matter: How a Death in Ferguson Sparked a Movement in America

(CBS News) – One year ago, the nation watched as the city of Ferguson, Mo.,…

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De Blasio: Garner’s Death Not in Vain
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De Blasio: Garner’s Death Not in Vain

COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The death of…

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Family to Discuss $5.9 Million Settlement in Chokehold Death
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Family to Discuss $5.9 Million Settlement in Chokehold Death

COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press DEEPTI HAJELA, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The family of…

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Esaw Garner Rejects NYC’s $5M Offer to Settle Wrongful Death Suit: Source
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Esaw Garner Rejects NYC’s $5M Offer to Settle Wrongful Death Suit: Source

John Marzulli, Ginger Adams Otis, and Stephen Rex Brown, THE NEW YORK DAILY NEWS  …

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A Study Documents the Paucity of Black Elected Prosecutors: Zero in Most States
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A Study Documents the Paucity of Black Elected Prosecutors: Zero in Most States

WASHINGTON (New York Times) — Sixty-six percent of states that elect prosecutors have no blacks…

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Eric Garner’s 1-Year-Old Daughter Will Never Be Accepted into His Family: Widow
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Eric Garner’s 1-Year-Old Daughter Will Never Be Accepted into His Family: Widow

Rich Schapiro and Dareh Gregorian, THE NEW YORK DAILY NEWS   NEW YORK (The New…

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Prosecutors Fight for Eric Garner Grand Jury Record Secrecy
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Prosecutors Fight for Eric Garner Grand Jury Record Secrecy

TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers battling over whether the grand jury…

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