byon Oct 8, 2015 12:45PM
Tactical Magic put up their first billboard capitalizing on "Black Lives Matter" in Memphis. Now, the billboards have spread around the country.
byon Oct 6, 2015 4:18PM
Prohaize is in the 15th day of a jogging and cycling trip up the East Coast to protest police brutality and advocate for reform - particularly body cameras, which he has outfitted himself with to document the journey.
byon Oct 6, 2015 2:04PM
A Providence, R.I. police union is upset that an officer received a coffee cup from Dunkin' Donuts that said "#BlackLivesMatter" on the side.
byon Oct 2, 2015 3:34PM
Inspector General report says NYPD falls down on tracking force, deescalating situations and disciplining officers who use excessive force.
byon Sep 25, 2015 3:38PM
The organizations behind this documentary series are crowdfunding via Kickstarter to tell the story of black labor and activism in the face of historical racism.
byon Sep 25, 2015 11:21AM
Video of a white Brooklyn jogger threatening a white couple pushing a stroller has made its way around the Internets. But it's only the latest example of how police and extrajudicial authorities have responded to white people's outrageous behavior with remarkable restraint.
byon Sep 25, 2015 11:10AM
Paul Looney, the man running the commission that is investigating Bland's death: “[The sherrif] can read it or not read it. If he wants to throw the whole thing in the trash can, he can.”
byon Sep 22, 2015 1:22PM
From verbal abuse to racial discrimination, more than a third of those deported by Border Patrol were subjected to mistreatment.
byon Sep 22, 2015 12:16PM
The President's speech at this weekend's Congressional Black Caucus Foundation gala focused on the concerns of black women, whose voices have been marginalized even during justice struggles.