Chicago PD Officer Suspended for Killing Unarmed Man
The unidentified officer was off duty when he shot Jose Nieves.
Philadelphia Cop Who Punched Teen is Under Investigation
The district attorney dropped charges against 16-year-old Johnnae Pendleton for allegedly assaulting the officer.
The 16 Black Panthers Still Behind Bars
Black Panther alumni celebrated the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Party in 2016. In this informal census we present the names of those who are still in prison, who were recently released and who died while incarcerated.
The Kids Who Rocked the Racial Justice Movement in 2016
From demanding clean water to protesting police violence, these children prove that you’re never too young to stand up for your people.
Family of Man Killed by D.C. Police Files $50 Million Lawsuit
The civil suit alleges that Officer Brian Trainer unlawfully killed Terrence Sterling.
Milwaukee Ex-Cop Who Killed Sylville Smith Indicted
Dominique Heaggan-Brown could face up to 60 years in prison.
Water Protector Who Almost Lost Arm Returns Home, Faces Lengthy Recovery
Sophia Wilansky, 21, was one of 300 activists injured during a face off with police in November at Standing Rock.
#NoDAPL Tribal Leaders Testify Before International Human Rights Commission on Abuses
Native women's rights and excessive force by law enforcement were discussed in-depth.
Dems Urge FCC to Tackle Surveillance Tech in Communities of Color
A new letter from nine U.S. Representatives to FCC chariman Tom Wheeler echoes activists' calls against the stingray technology that many police departments use to monitor communities of color.
Shaun King Launches 'Injustice Boycott' Against State Violence
The New York Daily News columnist launched the first phase of the boycott in San Francsco, New York City and Standing Rock.
Mistrial Declared in Walter Scott Murder Case
State prosecutor vows to try North Charleston ex-police officer Michael Slager again.
Films About Michael Brown, Roxanne Shanté Featured in 2017 Sundance Lineup
These films will bring issues of racial justice and emergent voices of color to Park City.
No Charges for Charlotte Cop Who Killed Keith Lamont Scott
Mecklenburg County District Attorney Andrew Murray: “It is my opinion that officer Vinson acted lawfully when he shot Mr. Scott.”
Why It Matters That Trump Tapped Jeff Sessions for Attorney General
The GOP previously rejected Sessions for a federal judgeship because it felt he was too racist to take the bench.
WATCH: A Tribe Called Quest Inspires Mass Protest in New Music Video
The politically charged "We the People..." features on the group's final album, "We Got it From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service."
Officer Who Killed Philando Castile Charged With Manslaughter
St. Anthony, Minnesota, police officer Jeronimo Yanez fatally shot Castile on July 6.
Black Lives Matter Issues Statement on Election of Donald Trump
“Donald Trump has promised more death, disenfranchisement and deportations. We believe him.... In the face of this, our commitment remains the same: protect ourselves and our communities.”
'SNL's' Michael Che Tackles 'All Lives Matter,' Police Violence in New Stand-Up Special Trailer
"Michael Che Matters" premieres November 25 on Netflix.
WATCH: Latest #MannequinChallenge Video Highlights Police Brutality
Creator and Vine star Simone Shepherd depicts the deaths of Sandra Bland, Philando Castile and Alton Sterling.
T.I., Vic Mensa Criticize Lil Wayne for Black Lives Matter Comments
T.I.: "You have to get outta that bubble that you've been living in and get out here and educate yourself on what's going on around us!"