Civil Rights & Social Justice

Michael James resigned from O.J. Semmes Elementary School after a staffer allegedly removed images of Black heroes from his classroom. The post Florida Teacher Resigns After Accusing School Of Removing Posters Of Black Heroes appeared first on NewsOne.

Produced by The Memory Project, a program of the University of Virginia's Democracy Initiative, "Unveiling: The Origins of Charlottesville's Monuments" offers a nuanced conversation about the city's confederate monuments. The post Watch ‘Unveiling: The Origins Of Charlottesville’s Monument’ Documentary Shining Light On Forgotten History appeared first on NewsOne.

The Democratic Super PAC Progress Action Fund ran an ad titled, “Brian Kemp: Right for Segregationists. Wrong for Georgia.” The post Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp Accused Of Receiving $1 Million From ‘Segregationists’ Schools In New Political Ad appeared first on NewsOne.

Rev. Al Sharpton will deliver the eulogy at Brianna Grier's funeral. Civil Attorney Ben Crump will deliver a call to action. The post Al Sharpton To Deliver Eulogy In Funeral For Brianna Grier, Ben Crump To Deliver Call To Action appeared first on NewsOne.

Eight POC officers at Ramsey County Jail were awarded a $1.5 million settlement after being barred from Derek Chauvin. The post POC Corrections Officers Barred From Jail Floor Where Derek Chauvin Was Held Settle Discrimination Lawsuit appeared first on NewsOne.

A police officer sent out a racist text prompting the Vincent, Alabama city council to dismantle its entire police department. The post Alabama Police Department Disbanded After Police Officer Sends Racist Text Message appeared first on NewsOne.

It is unclear why the officer initially stopped Eugene Lewis and his brothers, but the video shows the unidentified officer roughly handling a handcuffed Eugene. The post Viral Video Shows Mississippi Highway Patrolman Beating Black Man On Side Of The Road appeared first on NewsOne.

Kristopher Hutchens, one of the cops who killed Jamarion Robinson, is still on the job and, until recently, he was a training officer. The post One Of The Cops Who Killed Jamarion Robinson Is Still On The Job Despite Murder Indictment appeared first on NewsOne.

The honorable Judge Greg Mathis made a bold claim against many Black men who he feel were lacking on the BLM protest frontlines.

Joey David George of Lynnwood was indicted by a federal grand jury for a hate crime and four counts of interstate threats. The post Lynnwood Man Charged With Hate Crime For Allegedly Threatening To Shoot Black People At Site Of Buffalo Shooting appeared first on NewsOne.

These charges are separate from the ongoing pattern and practice investigation into the LMPD. The post ‘Breonna Taylor Should Be Alive Today’: DOJ Charges 4 LMPD Officers, But What Does It Mean? appeared first on NewsOne.

Donovan Johnson filed a lawsuit against Arlington police officers who detained him while chasing a white suspect. The post Black Man Files Lawsuit Against Boston Cops Who Allegedly Arrested Him While Chasing White Suspect appeared first on NewsOne.