Civil Rights & Social Justice

The Karens are telling us straight out that their ultimate goal is to Make American Jim Crow Again. The post The Latest Karen Is Toilet Karen And She’s Telling Us She’s Here to Make America Jim Crow Again appeared first on NewsOne.

Ava DuVernay announced that Linda Fairstein's lawsuit over the "When They See Us" series was settled and she got "no payment." The post Ava DuVernay Goes In On Ex-Prosecutor Linda Fairstein, Who Got ‘No Payment’ For ‘When They See Us’ Lawsuit appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

To stop the violence and the discrimination, it is critical that people who don’t identify as members of the Queer community, stand in alliance with those who do. It is a moral imperative, perhaps especially for we who have been so harmed for no reason other than the skin into which we were born The post 10 Ways to Support Your LGBTQIA+ Family and Friends appeared first on NewsOne.

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The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office fired Deputy Eddie Duran for killing Airman Roger Fortson in a shooting at the wrong apartment. The post ‘Not Full Justice’: Firing Florida Cop Who Killed Roger Fortson Isn’t Nearly Enough, Ben Crump Says appeared first on NewsOne.

The unthinkable levels of racist devastation was inflicted on Black Wall Street in the Greenwood Business District of Tulsa more than 100 years ago beginning on May 31, 1921. The post Never Forget: Vintage Photos From 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Underscore The Lingering Devastation appeared first on NewsOne.

The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, whose deputy killed Airman Roger Fortson under questionable circumstances, has a checkered history including reckless violence and crime. The post Roger Fortson’s Police Killing And The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office’s History Of Brutality, Recklessness And Crime appeared first on NewsOne.

Virginia’s Shenandoah County school board voted to restore the names of two schools named for Confederate soldiers. The post Virginia Board Votes To Restore School Names Honoring The Confederacy, And Rewrites History To Justify It appeared first on NewsOne.

As as much as white conservatives bemoan what they perceive as anti-white racism in America, and as much as they use that narrative to come for critical race theory, wokeness and all programs that promote diversity, equity and inclusion, the fact is, white people's grievances regarding anti-white racial discrimination is never backed by up by any independent data. The post No Plot Twist Here: A New Study Finds Even Black Preschoolers Are Routinely Discriminated Against appeared first on NewsOne.

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A witness claims the Okaloosa Sheriff's deputy who shot and killed Air Force officer Roger Fortson in his own home went to the wrong apartment, Ben Crump said. The post Florida Cop Who Killed Black Air Force Officer Responded To Wrong Apartment, Witness Says: Report appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

Protest movements can look very different depending on where you stand, both literally and figuratively. The post Campus Protests: Why Media Coverage Is More Drama Than Substance appeared first on NewsOne.

Classified as a Schedule I drug, marijuana was classified as a drug as dangerous as heroin. To put that in even more perspective, fentanyl, methadone and opium are all classified as Schedule II. Changing the scheduling of marijuana would ease criminal and manufacturing restrictions at the federal level, which, of course, does next to nothing to affect the existing state laws---or people who are still paying the cost of punitive marijuana policys The post DOJ Wants To Change Marijuana To A Schedule 3 Drug, But What About All The Black People Already Locked Up? appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

A Canton, Ohio police officer involved in Frank Tyson's arrest told the dying Black man to "shut the f*ck up" after he said "I can't breathe," Ben Crump said. The post Ben Crump: Ohio Cop Told Frank Tyson ‘Shut The F*ck Up’ After Dying, Handcuffed Black Man Said ‘I Can’t Breathe’ appeared first on NewsOne.