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More than 200 demonstrators gathered on Thursday to denounce the shooting in a protest organized by the Black Lives Matter movement.
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.
When it comes to Black social justice groups, the FBI’s motto is, “Monitor now, ask questions later.”
“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.
The protesters committed no crime and posed no threat to the safety of police or others, the lawsuit said.
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.
The lawsuit named activist DeRay McKesson and four other Black Lives Matter leaders as defendants.
“Acting through the CPD, the City of Chicago promotes a culture of rampant brutality, especially against people of color,” the lawsuit states.
Sheriff David Clarke made the announcement on a radio show, but DHS said that “no such announcement” has been made yet.
With no indication of criminal activity, the NYPD’s undercover operation comes into legal question.
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.
Black Lives Matter created an atmosphere of "non-compliance with the police," according to the former top cop.
Blue Lives Matter helped Jason Stokes spread the fake news.
Larry "Sincere" Bouie's family and BLM activists are seeking answers in yet another police shooting of an unarmed Black man.
Incidents such as these continue to perpetuate false negative stereotypes about BLM and its supporters.
Government agencies used counterterrorism tactics to survey BLM protests, violating First and Fourth Amendment rights, according to the lawsuit.
“To remain neutral has become an accomplice to oppression." — Attorney Andrea Burton
A racist and hostile social media interaction cost Corey Multer his job.
State failed four times to secure convictions in a case that inflamed the U.S. debate on race and justice.
“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.
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.
Is the BLM movement destined to be as successful as the Civil Rights Movement? Early results say yes.
“The system is broken ... We cannot ignore the realities of the current state of America,” Carmelo Anthony said at the ESPYS.
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani shared their thoughts on Black Lives Matter over the weekend.