Gas Station Shooting Leaves One Dead, Another Protest Set for American University…

In the News @ 9
A gas station shooting leaves one dead…
4 pm rally planned at American University over racists acts…
The DOJ says no charges will be filed in Baton Rouge Police shooting of Alton Sterling…

Read More
Tags: , , , , , ,

Philando Castile Laid To Rest A Week After Being Shot And Killed By Minnesota Officers

Philando Castile was laid to rest Thursday in a private ceremony one week after being shot and killed by Minnesota police officers. Castile’s death gained national attention after his girlfriend broadcasted the incident live on facebook.

Read More
Tags: , , , , , ,

Beyonce Speaks Out On Recent Police Shootings

Beyonce took to social media and her website to speak out on the recent tragedies gripping our nation, our black people. The note was no doubt prompted by the recent killings of Alton Sterling on Tuesday in Baton Rouge and Philando Castile on Wednesday in St. Paul, Minnesota; both shot to death by police officers.

Read More
Tags: , , , , ,

Philando Castile, Shot Dead By Police In Minnesota As Girlfriend Live Broadcasts On Facebook

Philando Castile, of Falcon Heights, Minn., was shot and killed by officers Wednesday evening during a routine traffic stop for a broken taillight. According to the victim’s girlfriend, Castile informed officers he was carrying a weapon prior to reaching for his license and registration. The officer proceeded to shoot Castile four times in the arm and in his side.

Read More
Tags: , , , , , , ,

Video Of Alton Sterling Fatal Shooting By Baton Rouge Police Goes Viral

Yet another video of a black man being killed by officers in Baton Rouge went viral overnight. Alton Sterling, 37, was shot and killed by police after officers were called in response to a man selling CDs and reportedly carrying a gun outside a convenience store.

Read More
Tags: , , , , , ,