Portland Lawmakers Pass Racial Profiling Bill
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Portland Lawmakers Pass Racial Profiling Bill

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In an effort to improve the relationship between…

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Van Jones Leaves CNN Panel Speechless After Suggesting That White Men Be Racially Profiled
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Van Jones Leaves CNN Panel Speechless After Suggesting That White Men Be Racially Profiled

[ATLANTABLACKSTAR.COM] On Monday’s edition of CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin, political commentator Van Jones responds…

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Black Lives Matter: National Town Hall Held at Congressional Black Caucus
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Black Lives Matter: National Town Hall Held at Congressional Black Caucus

By Jerry Ford II Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Hundreds packed…

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9th Grader Arrested After Bringing a Home-Built Clock to School
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9th Grader Arrested After Bringing a Home-Built Clock to School

(The Washington Post) – Fourteen-year-old Ahmed Mohamed just wanted to get noticed by his teachers.…

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Robbie Tolan v. Bellaire Police Department
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Robbie Tolan v. Bellaire Police Department

by Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times The highly…

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EXCLUSIVE: Black NYPD Highway Cop Claims Racism, Ticket Quotas on Road Patrol
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EXCLUSIVE: Black NYPD Highway Cop Claims Racism, Ticket Quotas on Road Patrol

John Marzulli, THE DAILY NEWS   NEW YORK (The Daily News) — A black cop…

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Former US No. 1 James Blake ‘Slammed to Ground’ by Police in Mistaken Detention
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Former US No. 1 James Blake ‘Slammed to Ground’ by Police in Mistaken Detention

(The Guardian) – The former US No 1 tennis player James Blake was wrestled to…

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Maryland Implements Racial Profiling Guidelines
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Maryland Implements Racial Profiling Guidelines

by William J. Ford Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer Vanessa Fleeton recalled…

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Chicago Police OK Independent Stop-and-Frisk Evaluations
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Chicago Police OK Independent Stop-and-Frisk Evaluations

Don Babwin, ASSOCIATED PRESS   CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Police Department will allow independent…

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Child Watch: How to Keep our Black Boys Alive
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Child Watch: How to Keep our Black Boys Alive

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   The recent spotlight on systematic racial profiling and…

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