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Video of police shooting unarmed black man sparks protests in Sacramento

Video of Police Shooting Unarmed Black Man in His Backyard Sparks Protests

More than 200 demonstrators gathered on Thursday to denounce the shooting in a protest organized by the Black Lives Matter movement.

FBI, Homeland Security Sued Over BLM Surveillance Records

Family of Black Man Killed by Washington Police Receives Settlement

Prosecutors declined last year to file charges against the officer involved in the shooting, Brian Trainer, who failed to turn on his body camera before the incident.

The FBI Is Afraid of Black People

When it comes to Black social justice groups, the FBI’s motto is, “Monitor now, ask questions later.”

BLM Co-founder Pens Letter for National Coming Out Day

BLM Co-founder Pens Letter for National Coming Out Day

“Get to know yourself. Learn from each scar, each wound, each victory,” Alicia Garza writes in a letter addressed to her younger self in honor of National Coming Out Day.

St. Louis Sued for Misconduct Toward Protesters of White Officer’s Acquittal

St. Louis Sued for Misconduct Toward Protesters of White Officer’s Acquittal

The protesters committed no crime and posed no threat to the safety of police or others, the lawsuit said.

St. Louis Police Probe Whether Officers Chanted ‘Whose Streets? Our Streets’

St. Louis Police Probe Whether Officers Chanted ‘Whose Streets? Our Streets’

More than 120 people were arrested late Sunday, when police in riot gear used pepper spray and detained activists who defied orders to disperse following larger, peaceful protests.

BLM Leaders Sued over Baton Rouge Police Shooting

BLM Leaders Sued Over Baton Rouge Police Shooting

The lawsuit named activist DeRay McKesson and four other Black Lives Matter leaders as defendants.

As Shootings Soar, Chicago Police Use Technology to Predict Crime, BLM, Rights Groups File Lawsuit Against Chicago for Police Excessive Use of Force

BLM, Rights Groups File Lawsuit Against Chicago for Police Excessive Use of Force

“Acting through the CPD, the City of Chicago promotes a culture of rampant brutality, especially against people of color,” the lawsuit states.

Sheriff Who Called BLM Terrorists to Take Homeland Security Job

Sheriff Who Called BLM Terrorists to Take Homeland Security Job

Sheriff David Clarke made the announcement on a radio show, but DHS said that “no such announcement” has been made yet.

NYPD Infiltrated BLM to Gain Information About Demonstrations

NYPD Infiltrated BLM to Gain Information About Demonstrations

With no indication of criminal activity, the NYPD’s undercover operation comes into legal question.

White Nationalists Blame Black Lives Matter for Chicago Torture Incident

White Nationalists Blame Black Lives Matter for Chicago Torture Incident

BLM and the Black community have condemned the heinous hate crime, which police have not connected to any group. Yet, #BLMKidnapping prematurely trended on social media.

Chicago's Former Police Chief Blames BLM for Surge in Violence

Chicago’s Former Police Chief Blames BLM for Surge in Violence

Black Lives Matter created an atmosphere of "non-compliance with the police," according to the former top cop.

Black Lives Matter 'Terrorists' Receive Blame for Arson Set by Firefighter Jason Stokes

White Firefighter Charged With Arson After Blaming BLM for Setting his House on Fire

Blue Lives Matter helped Jason Stokes spread the fake news.

Police Officer Shoots Unarmed Black Man in Front of his two Children

Police Officer Shoots Unarmed Black Man in Front of His Two Children

Larry "Sincere" Bouie's family and BLM activists are seeking answers in yet another police shooting of an unarmed Black man.

Cop's Wife Stages Robbery, Blames BLM

Cop’s Wife Stages Robbery, Blames BLM

Incidents such as these continue to perpetuate false negative stereotypes about BLM and its supporters.

FBI, Homeland Security Sued Over BLM Surveillance Records

FBI, Homeland Security Sued Over BLM Surveillance Records

Government agencies used counterterrorism tactics to survey BLM protests, violating First and Fourth Amendment rights, according to the lawsuit.

Ohio Attorney Sentenced to Jail for Wearing BLM Button Files Lawsuit

Ohio Attorney Sentenced to Jail for Wearing BLM Button Files Lawsuit

“To remain neutral has become an accomplice to oppression." — Attorney Andrea Burton

New York Life Director Who Tells BLM Strategist to ‘Die’ Promptly Fired

New York Life Director Who Tells BLM Strategist to ‘Die’ Promptly Fired

A racist and hostile social media interaction cost Corey Multer his job.

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Baltimore Prosecutor Drops Police Charges in Freddie Gray Case

State failed four times to secure convictions in a case that inflamed the U.S. debate on race and justice.

Unarmed Black Man Shot by Police While Helping His Autistic Patient

Unarmed Black Man Shot by Police While Helping His Autistic Patient

“I was thinking as long as I have my hands up … they’re not going to shoot me,” Charles Kinsey said. Cop told him he did not know why he shot him.

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Obama’s Call for Unity Ignored Following Latest Cop Killings

Many were quick to blame Black Lives Matter for officers killed in Baton Rouge, while GOP will showcase divisive anti-BLM sheriff at tonight’s convention.

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Sharp Split in Attitudes Toward #BLM Between Political Parties

Is the BLM movement destined to be as successful as the Civil Rights Movement? Early results say yes.

NBA Stars Aspire to Follow Footsteps of Activist Athletes, Call for Social Justice

“The system is broken ... We cannot ignore the realities of the current state of America,” Carmelo Anthony said at the ESPYS.

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Conservatives on Black Lives Matter: ‘White Americans despise’ BLM

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani shared their thoughts on Black Lives Matter over the weekend.