Civil Rights & Social Justice

Civil Rights & Social Justice

The Rev. James Lawson Jr. has died.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

Twyla Stallworth reported her white neighbor. The post Video Shows Alabama Cop Assaulting, Arresting Black Woman Who Called Police On White Neighbor appeared first on NewsOne.

Education

Researchers conducted a study that found students are not negatively impacted by anti-racism programs in schools. The post Study Finds No Increase In Stress Among High School Students Who Participated In Anti-Racism Program appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

Senate Democrats reintroduced the John Lewis Voting Rights Act to restore key provisions that undermine Republicans' efforts to decrease access to the ballot, particularly for Black voters. The post Senate Democrats Reintroduce John Lewis Voting Rights Act Ahead Of Bloody Sunday Anniversary appeared first on NewsOne.

During an Iowa campaign speech, Donald Trump claimed the Civil War could have been avoided if Abraham Lincoln "negotiated" better. The post Donald Trump Claims The Civil War Could Have Been ‘Negotiated’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Rudy Giuliani could owe Ruby Freeman and Wandrea Arshaye “Shaye” Moss up to $43 million for his election lies and defamation. The post Rudy Giuliani Could Owe Ruby Freeman And Her Daughter Up To $43 Million For Election Lies appeared first on NewsOne.

A white woman in Texas visited an ex-plantation and was apparently surprised and horrified that the exhibits there were far more focused on enslaved people than they were on the white family that once owned the plantation and its workforce. Since this happened in Texas, the state that is only rivaled by Florida in its […] The post Slavery Books Removed From Ex-Plantation In Texas After White ‘Amateur Historian’ Michelle Haas Complained appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

The family of Jawan Dallas, an unarmed Black man who lawyers say was tased to death by police in Mobile, Alabama, is preparing a federal lawsuit. The post RIP Jawan Dallas: Family Of Unarmed Black Man Who Alabama Cops Tased ‘Until He Died’ Announcing Lawsuit appeared first on NewsOne.

An Alabama police officer with the Reform Police Department is on administrative leave after video showed her tasing a handcuffed Black man for no discerning reason outside of her fragile blue ego getting bruised. The post Viral Video Shows Alabama Cop Tase Handcuffed Black Man Who Was Complying: ‘You Want It Again?’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Brittany Watts is charged with abuse of a corpse that was a non-viable fetus she allegedly tried to flush and then plunge out of a toilet after she miscarried at 22 weeks. The post Justice For Brittany Watts: Black Woman Charged For Allegedly Disposing Of Fetus After Miscarriage appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

Fred Hampton was only 21 years old when he was killed on Dec. 4, 1969, but his political, social and revolutionary legacy stands the test of time through these following quotes. The post 15 Of Fred Hampton’s Most Political And Revolutionary Quotes appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

A new Jacksonville shooting lawsuit accuses Dollar General and the white supremacist shooter's parents of negligence that enabled the racist violence. The post Jacksonville Shooting Victims’ Families Sue Dollar General, Racist Shooter’s Parents appeared first on NewsOne.