Civil Rights & Social Justice

A judge wiped out the $60 million the city of Atlanta was ordered to pay in a $100 million ruling after a cop's Tasering left Jerry Blasingame paralyzed. The post Judge Slashes $100M Payout To Elderly Black Man Paralyzed By Atlanta Cop For Panhandling appeared first on NewsOne.

"I said what I f***** said," Uju Anya proclaimed. The post ‘I Said What I F****** Said’: Uju Anya Doubles Down On ‘Excruciating’ Queen Elizabeth II Comments appeared first on NewsOne.

A mother wants a middle school student punished for the "hate crime" of sending the N-word shaped like a swastika to her Black son in Castle Rock, Colorado. The post Racist Bully AirDropping N-Word Into Black Student’s Phone Is ‘Hate Crime,’ Colorado Mom Says appeared first on NewsOne.

A college professor sued Texas A&M claiming an initiative seeking "underrepresented" racial groups for its faculty discriminates against white men. The post White Professor Sues Texas A&M For Recruiting ‘Underrepresented’ Racial Groups To Increase Faculty Diversity appeared first on NewsOne.

BYU's internal investigation of itself conveniently found no "evidence" a white fan accused of "racial heckling" called a Duke volleyball player the N-word. The post BYU Investigation Of Alleged Volleyball Racism Conveniently Finds ‘No Evidence’ Of ‘Racial Heckling’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Nationally, they are the only group of girls disproportionately suspended in relation to their enrollment. The post Watch: Expert Dr. Andrea Joseph-McCatty Discusses Why Black Girls Are Disproportionately Suspended Compared To Their Counterparts appeared first on NewsOne.

A video of Serena giving Margaret Court her flowers recently surfaced. The post Video Proves Serena Williams Absolutely Admires Margaret Court, Undermining Claim By Tennis ‘Karen’ appeared first on NewsOne.

The white supremacist group New Jersey European Heritage Association joined a Labor Day parade in South Plainfield, New Jersey. The post NJ Mayor Addresses White Supremacist Group That Interrupted Labor Day Parade appeared first on NewsOne.

This year's anniversary theme is "By Any Means," signaling the need for everything to be put on the table when it comes to achieving real justice. The theme is also a framework for long-term action that seeks to fund work that meets the moment and advances justice. The post Public Welfare Foundation Celebrates 75 Years Of Justice ‘By Any Means’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Attorney Mark Collins, who is defending Columbus officer Rick Anderson, said his client feared for his life when he shot Donovan Lewis within a second. The post Columbus Cop Who Killed Donovan Lewis ‘Had To Use Lethal Force’ Out Of Fear, Lawyer Says appeared first on NewsOne.