Tag: Michael Brown

State Of The Union Guests Highlight Black Americans Affected By Police Brutality

NewsOne Featured Video Source: Pool / Getty The Democratic guests for President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address will highlight Black Americans whose lives have been drastically affected by police brutality.  MORE: ‘Nothing More Insulting:’ Sharpton Calls Tyre Nichols Beating A Disgrace To MLK’s Legacy Nevada Democrat Steven Horsford, the chair of the Congressional […]

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Videos of Police Brutality Against Black People Are a Futile Spectacle in White America

The trauma videos can inflict on Black Americans is well documented. From this perspective, the videos are problematic reminders of the threat of violence that underwrites Black life. On the other hand, a case has been made that videos of police shootings have an evidentiary function in that they help illuminate the ubiquity of police […]

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