Civil Rights & Social Justice

Old claims have surfaced from Black women soccer players alleging racist treatment by Brigham Young University fans following similar accusations recently. The post Black Women Soccer Players Say They Were Victims Of Racial Heckling At BYU (Sound Familiar?) appeared first on NewsOne.

A trial for Baytown Police Officer Juan Delacruz for shooting and killing unarmed grandmother Pamela Turner in 2019 has begun. The post Justice For Pamela Turner: Texas Cop’s Trial Finally Begins For Killing Unarmed Black Grandmother 3 Years Ago appeared first on NewsOne.

Gadsden County officials are demanding answers from Ron DeSantis regarding a photo showing Jeffery Moore in a Ku Klux Klan hat and robe. The post KKK Photo: Florida Officials Challenge DeSantis As GOP Quietly Replaces Disgraced Commissioner appeared first on NewsOne.

Columbus County Sheriff Jody Greene was recorded saying, "I’m sick of these black bastards,” along with many other racist statements. The post ‘I’m Sick Of These Black Bastards’: NC Sheriff’s Abhorrently Racist Rant Recorded, Exposed By Cop appeared first on NewsOne.

An "all-white jury" acquitted former Texas police officer Shaun Lucas of murdering Black man Jonathan Price during a 2020 confrontation, Lee Merritt said. The post No Justice For Jonathan Price: ‘All-White Jury’ Acquits Ex-Texas Cop Accused Of Murdering Black Man appeared first on NewsOne.

SiriusXM is the latest radio station to suspend Brett Favre's show amid accusations he is involved in a welfare fraud scandal in Mississippi. The post Brett Favre Loses Radio Shows Amid Widening Mississippi Welfare Fraud Scandal appeared first on NewsOne.

As amended, the autopsy confirms that Elijah died due to "acute Ketamine administration during violent subdual and restraint by law enforcement and emergency response personnel." The post Elijah McClain’s Amended Autopsy Affirms Violent Arrest Caused His Death appeared first on NewsOne.

East Ridge High School Tauris Sledge is facing criminal charges in Tennessee after a video showed his brutal arrest by school resource officer Tyler McRae. The post Tennessee Cops Charge Black Student In Brutal School Arrest Video Over A Game Of Kickball appeared first on NewsOne.

Opelika police are investigating a social media post threatening to kill Black people at an event next month at the Lee County Fair in Alabama. The post Alabama Police Investigate Racist Facebook Post Threatening To ‘Kill Every Negro’ At County Fair appeared first on NewsOne.

William Marcus “Marc’ Wilson was sentenced after being found guilty of manslaughter in a Georgia Stand Your Ground case centered on race. The post Judge Gives Marc Wilson Harshest Prison Sentence Possible In Georgia Stand Your Ground Case appeared first on NewsOne.