One tragic day in February, Trayvon Martin bought a bag of Skittles and a bottle of iced tea from a convenience store and was on his way back to the home of his father's fiance in a Sanford, Florida, gated community. That benign act would end with the 17-year-old's life nuffed out because he was [...]
Imagine if you were receiving an award at a prestigious gathering due to the loss of a child? That was the dilemma facing Geneva Reed-Veal just prior to the Sixth Annual WEEN Awards in New York City. She was on hand to receive the Social Justice Award.
The Police Are Not Your Friends
Faith Leaders and Activists Unite to Continue Advocating for Justice
White Officer Michael Slager Charged with Murder in South Carolina
New York, NY - A New York City grand jury has decided not to indict the white police officer who killed Eric Garner, a 43-year-old unarmed black man, when he placed him in a chokehold while attempting to arrest him. The chokehold is an action that the New York Police Department prohibits.
Particularly African Americans