All news tagged with #BLM

Jon Jeter, USA 02/15/2018 0

From Malmstrom AFB to Charlottesville: Racism Metastasizes from Military to the Streets

Soldiers desensitized to violence often bring home the racism that was learned or deepened in overseas combat.
Thandisizwe Chimurenga, USA 02/13/2018 0

In NYC When Cops Backed Off, Crime Did Too

The choice to invest in punitive systems instead of stabilizing and nourishing ones does not make our communities safer. A living wage, access to holistic health services and treatment, educational opportunity, and stable housing are more successful in reducing crime than more police or prisons.
Jessica Corbett, USA 01/23/2018 0

U.S. Politicians and Public Criticized for ‘Whitewashing’ King’s Legacy

"MLK is celebrated only by ignoring and deleting his core beliefs: that real social progress was impossible without ending imperialism, militarism, and economic inequality."
Margaret Kimberley, USA 12/29/2017 0

When Police Kill White People

On rare occasions there is some justice in this country.
Todd Morten, USA 12/27/2017 0

Why Killer Cops Walk

Is it time to consider dismantling and then rebuilding the criminal justice system when it comes to these deadly police/citizen encounters? Is it time for white people to consider that movements like Black Lives Matter have advanced goals that will save the lives of people of all races?