Brittney Griner going to trial on Friday, faces many years in prison (video)

The trial of Russia versus Brittney Griner is set to begin on Friday, July 1, 2022, her lawyer explained. A shackled Griner, 31, was paraded through a detention facility en route to her preliminary hearing in Khimki Court near Moscow. There, Griner and her legal camp learned that she will also be detained for the […]

Momma, I ain’t happy here: Family separations lead to many tears

Prison B.R.E.A.K. is an acronym for Building Relationships Empowerment and Knowledge In recent weeks, the news has been heartbreaking. Stories of lives lost, reminders of a nation being torn apart and family separations fill the air waves and the TV screens. I’m usually a very positive person, but I have lately been feeling my emotions […]

Why detention center crisis should scare all Black Americans

As disturbing images of undocumented immigrants in detention centers flood the media, it is easy to see how many on social media feel that Black people could be the next group targeted. `In response to the article “Could this video of caged and separated families be you one day?”  readers were visceral in their response. […]

Could this video of caged and separated families be you one day?   

The current immigration policy being enacted under the leadership of President Donald J. Trump that is separating children from immigrants seeking asylum has become a horrible stain of evil exposed to the light of the world. The United Nations Human Rights Office has called the practice a serious violation of children’s rights and called the separations […]

AME Church blasts AG Jeff Sessions’ use of Bible to support separating kids

In true old-timey racist Alabama fashion, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions used scripture to support the evil and heartless actions of separating immigrant children from their parents — an astounding statement that moved leaders of the AME Church to respond. The Council of Bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, which consists of noted theologians […]