Civil Rights & Social Justice

Appellate judges in Texas are split on whether a county violated the Voting Rights Act by splitting up a Black and Latino district. The post Judges Split On Texas County’s Racist Redistricted Voting Map Violates Civil Protections For Black/Latino Voters appeared first on NewsOne.

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Dalvin Gadson's $2.1 million settlement for an egregious case of police brutality in Colorado Springs should serve as a “warning” to rogue cops, attorneys said. The post Justice For Dalvin Gadson: $2.1M Police Brutality Settlement Is ‘Warning’ To All Rogue Cops, Lawyers Say appeared first on NewsOne.

Virginia’s Shenandoah County school board voted to restore the names of two schools named for Confederate soldiers. The post Virginia Board Votes To Restore School Names Honoring The Confederacy, And Rewrites History To Justify It appeared first on NewsOne.

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Bodycam video of an Okaloosa County Sheriff’s deputy shooting Roger Fortson contradicts the police claim of "self-defense," his family said. The post Roger Fortson Bodycam Video Contradicts Claim Of ‘Self-Defense’ In Florida Police Killing Of Air Force Officer, Family Suggests appeared first on NewsOne.

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Protest movements can look very different depending on where you stand, both literally and figuratively. The post Campus Protests: Why Media Coverage Is More Drama Than Substance appeared first on NewsOne.

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A witness claims the Okaloosa Sheriff's deputy who shot and killed Air Force officer Roger Fortson in his own home went to the wrong apartment, Ben Crump said. The post Florida Cop Who Killed Black Air Force Officer Responded To Wrong Apartment, Witness Says: Report appeared first on NewsOne.

As as much as white conservatives bemoan what they perceive as anti-white racism in America, and as much as they use that narrative to come for critical race theory, wokeness and all programs that promote diversity, equity and inclusion, the fact is, white people's grievances regarding anti-white racial discrimination is never backed by up by any independent data. The post No Plot Twist Here: A New Study Finds Even Black Preschoolers Are Routinely Discriminated Against appeared first on NewsOne.

Civil Rights & Social Justice

The family of Johnny Hollman Sr., a church deacon tased to death by an Atlanta cop, spoke out after securing a $3.8 million settlement from the city. The post RIP Johnny Hollman Sr.: Family Of Church Deacon Tased To Death By Atlanta Cop Welcomes $3.8M Settlement appeared first on NewsOne.

Georgia officers Nicholas Malagon and Noah Maack were allowed to resign after they were caught beating Black man, Montavious Smith. The post Not Fired: Georgia Cops Caught On Video Beating Black Man, Then Lying About It, Are Allowed To Resign appeared first on NewsOne.

Michigan cop Greg Marohn was rehired by a different police department after he lost his last job over drugs and racism. The post A Michigan Cop Resigned After He Was Recorded Using Racial Slurs And Buying Drugs. Then He Got Rehired appeared first on NewsOne.

A civil lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Ralph Yarl, who was shot by defendant Andrew Lester after Yarl went to the wrong house. The post Ralph Yarl’s Mother Files Civil Suit Against White Man Who Shot Teen And The HOA For Alleged Inaction appeared first on NewsOne.

In a case similar to that of George Floyd, Frank Tyson died with a knee on his neck after telling Canton police, "I can't breathe." The post Black Man Dies After Telling Ohio Cop With His Knee Near His Neck, ‘I Can’t Breathe.’ Sound Familiar? appeared first on NewsOne.