Fla. Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Musician Waiting by Stranded Car Is Fired – The Root

Palm Beach Gardens Police Officer Nouman Raja, who had been on paid administrative leave since the Oct. 18 shooting of Corey Jones, 31, has been

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#BlackOnCampus: Black Students Share Their Experiences With Racism at Predominantly White Institutions – The Root

Source: #BlackOnCampus: Black Students Share Their Experiences With Racism at Predominantly White Institutions – The Root

Ala. Boy, 8, Charged With Murder of 1-Year-Old Girl; Mom Charged With Manslaughter After She Left Baby to Party – The Root

Katerra Lewis, 26, left her 1-year-old daughter and five other children, the oldest of whom was 8, home alone while she and a friend went

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Va. 8th-Grader Writes Letter About Racism He Experiences at School – The Root

Za’Khari Waddy, 13, says that he has been repeatedly harassed and abused at Tabb Middle School in Yorktown, Va., including being asked if he’s going

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How This Black Entrepreneur Changed the Entire Radio Game Before Age 40 – Atlanta Blackstar

Mention African-Americans in radio and the first thing that comes  to mind is likely the deluge of brown artists who’ve left an indelible print on American music, followed by the Black disc-jockeys who made

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Johari Osayi Idusuyi (The Woman Reading At The Trump Rally) Is The Blackest Person Who Ever Lived This Week » VSB

By reading her book while this farce of a candidate was speaking, Johari Osayi Idusuyi treated him how she’d presumably treat an onion or my

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Land of the Free? Innocent Black Men Are Funneled into Prison Through ‘Quality-of-Life’ Crimes, Tortured Confessions – Atlanta Blackstar

Black men are still treated like slaves—over-policed, over-monitored, criminalized and punished for offenses they did not commit, or crimes that are not offenses when committed

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Ben Carson and Megyn Kelly flip out over “angry black students” creating “anarchy” on college campuses with “infantile” protests – Salon.com

Carson turns to Fox News to peddle fears of “a very dangerous trend” coming to a campus near you Source: Ben Carson and Megyn Kelly

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