WATCH: Charges Dropped, Cops Who Killed Freddie Gray Walk

Freddie Gray's death was ruled a homicide by coroners. More than a year later, we're left to wonder who killed him. Now that all...

“Cracking Cards” Bank Scams on the Rise on Nashville-Middle TN Campuses

Nashville-Middle TN is in the midst of an economic boom. Attracting not only visitors from around the world, but corporations and new residents are being...

North Carolina: White American Terrorist Kills Three Muslim Students

The Grio and the AP reports that: HAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — A man, his wife and her sister — all college students — were...

One year later, the #BlackLivesMatter Movement is a Failure

One year after the killing of Michael Brown, there has been very little substantive change in America. As reported in the Nation, Missouri lawmakers filed...

Rekia Boyd and the Myth of Black Male Exceptionalism

The burden of carrying about blackness in this country is one that seems to compound exponentially as times goes on if you let it.  The...

Police Harassment Caught on Tape: Cops Try to Plant Gun on...

They say that once someone gets into the system it's hard to get out. This story about Terry Robinson, 22, of St. Louis happens...

Dear America: Black People Want A Divorce

Dear America, I must admit: lately, our relationship has been pretty awful. These past few years have been tumultuous at best. What the world has seen...

Azealia Banks Was Right about Kendrick Lamar

Let me be clear: I am not a fan of Azealia Banks whatsoever. As talented as she is, I feel that she does involve...

Jonathan Ferrell’s Life Does Not Matter

CNN reports that: Prosecutors in North Carolina will not seek a retrial of a police officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed man,...

Rev. Al Sharpton Gets Called Out By Ferguson Protestors

Somebody needed to say it.....  

300 Men March: Baltimore Youth March Against Violence

"You need to have a rally in your own living room! Have a rally in your own kitchen! You need to have an occupy...

Should A Mentally Ill Cold-Blooded Murderer Receive the Death Penalty?

So here we are; another week and there's hardly any mention of Anna Brown. Nope, no mention of how she died in a jail...

No Civil Rights Charges Against Darren Wilson

As many predicted, apparently, no civil rights charges will be filed against former Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for the killing of unarmed black...

Otis Byrd: Strange Fruit 2015?

"Strange Fruit" is the title of a song performed by the legendary singer Billie Holiday. The theme of the song was a lyrical protest...

Moise Morancy is a Black Superhero

From first glance, it seems as if Moise Morancy was raised right. The humble and engaging hip hop artist/activist/actor is also a man on...