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‘Kill Them All’: Colorado Officer Suspended but Not Fired After Violent Posts Aimed at Black Lives Matter Protesters

Sergeant Keith WredePhoto: Colorado Springs Police Department Can police departments really say they’re making an earnest effort to weed out the violent, corrupt and racist police officers in their units if they aren’t willing to immediately fire those who say or post things online that indicate that they are extrajudicial execution cases waiting to happen? […]

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Klan Enthusiast and BLM Hater Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison After Hitting Protesters With His Truck

Photo: Henrico County Division of Police So a racist white man drove his car through a crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters and didn’t stop until he ran smack into the consequences of his own actions. Advertisement You see, hate makes you stupid. So stupid in fact that a bigot might find himself using his […]

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#FreeTianna: Everything To Know About BLM Protester Facing Felony Charges After Organizing Protest

Source: Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images / Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images People are rallying behind a Black Lives Matter protester in California who faces multiple charges that could land her prison time. The police’s account of the incident has been described as criminalizing when compared to video and witness accounts. According to Newsweek, Tianna […]

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Milwaukee Chief of Police Demoted Over Handling of George Floyd Protests

Photo: Nuccio DiNuzzo (Getty Images) Milwaukee’s chief of police was demoted to captain Thursday due to the way he handled multiple situations, including the protests that happened in the wake of George Floyd’s death. Advertisement NBC News reports that Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales was demoted to captain following a unanimous vote by the city’s […]

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Husband of Los Angeles County District Attorney Faces Gun Charges for Pointing Gun at Black Lives Matter Protesters

Screenshot: Melina Abdullah In March, a group of Black Lives Matter activists knocked on the door of L.A. County District Attorney Jackie Lacey’s home to invite her to a community meeting. Her husband, David Lacey, is now facing gun charges for pulling a pistol out on the activists. Advertisement NBC News reports that David Lacey […]

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Arizona Man Confronts Black Lives Matter Protesters With a Gun, Doesn’t Face Gun Charges

Screenshot: Levi Stallings You know, for a group of people that love to talk about their First A amendment right to be an asshole, white folks really love intimidating those whose opinions don’t match theirs. Take for instance 51-year-old James Kleinhenz. He’s a Flagstaff man who, on Saturday, felt the need to verbally harass and […]

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Black Lives Matter Organizer in Florida Facing Felony Charges for Snatching Flags at Pro-Trump Event

Jonathan Gartrelle, leftPhoto: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) A Black Lives Matter organizer in Florida is facing felony charges for allegedly stealing flags from a car during a Pro-Trump caravan. Advertisement According to Insider, Jonathan Gartrelle was attending a protest last Saturday in Miami when a “Cubans for Trump,” caravan passed through. An officer claims to […]

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Black Lives Matter Mural Vandalized in Portland as Tension Between Protesters and Federal Agents Rise

Photo: Anton27 (Shutterstock) White people really don’t like being confronted with the realities of systemic racism. If they’re not spending their time spamming The Root’s comments section with all kinds of inventive headassery, they’re going out into the world and committing acts of vandalism to further prove that “All Lives Matter.” Advertisement Fox 12 reports […]

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New York Mom Accuses Neighbor Of ‘Racially Motivated’ Harassment Involving Dead Animals

Source: Erica Coreas / GoFundMe A mother who says she’s being racially harassed by a neighbor in Valley Stream has now gained community support. According to Pix11, Jennifer McLeggan, a Black woman, moved to the Long Island neighborhood in 2017. She says that her white neighbor has been harassing her by throwing feces and dead […]

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Monument of British Slave Trader Replaced With Statue of Black Lives Matter Protester

Photo: Matthew Horwood (Getty Images) Last month, as global protests were held against systemic racism and police brutality, one of the side effects was folks re-evaluating the casual monuments of racism that exist within their communities. While efforts to remove Confederate monuments have been raging for years, the fight to remove these racist statues is […]

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