Category: Causes

Last black member from OU’s ‘racist’ fraternity talks about time in SAE

Originally posted on
[ooyala code=”IzN2R1czomg30YQVPDFkAeqv65-7m5PX” player_id=”df513009265e4427aaf5f0342a75c90e”] NORMAN, Okla. – A fraternity at the University of Oklahoma was shut down after a video surfaced showing members engaging in a racially insensitive chant. In the video, you can hear the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity cheering “there will never…

New Yorker Magazine Cover Depicts Martin Luther King Jr., Eric Garner, Trayvon Martin & Mike Brown

Originally posted on GOOD BLACK NEWS:
Cartoonist and illustrator Barry Blitt is best known for his work with The New Yorker, and his latest cover for the magazine depicts Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a re-imagining of images seen in photos from the Selma-To-Montgomery march events. In the illustration, Rev. King is seen walking…

Who Murdered Kendrick Johnson?

Plaintiffs KENNETH JOHNSON and JACQUELYN JOHNSON, each of whom bring this action against each of the Defendants as specified in the above styled caption and, either individually or collectively, and in connection therewith, show this Honorable Court the following: Plaintiffs KENNETH JOHNSON and JACQUELYN JOHNSON are the parents […]

Advocacy Group, A Just Cause, To Push for Judicial Reforms Following Public Outrage in Michael Brown, Eric Garner, and IRP6 Cases

Originally posted on Social Action 2014:
A Just Cause Seeks Accountability and Legitimacy for Investigators and Prosecutors in IRP6 Case Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) December 30, 2014 The advocacy group, A Just Cause, calls on Attorney General Eric Holder and the U.S. Department of Justice to take swift action in implementing reforms that…