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  Another Black man nearly lost his life after being stopped by police. According to WREG, Edrick Truitt was parked at a convenience store and waiting on a family member in Jonesboro, AK., when he was approached by a White cop. The cop from the Helena Police Department approached Truitt and pointed a gun in…

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The Killers gave Spike Lee “full creative control” over the music video for their anti-Trump song “Land Of The Free.” The band’s frontman Brandon Flowers and his bandmates recently dropped the politically charged anthem, which saw the 61-year-old Academy Award winner at the helm, about the U.S.-Mexican border wall, gun violence and incarceration. The “Somebody Told Me” rockers spent…

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The police department in Coral Springs, Florida, has come under fire after a video has gone viral showing a White male cop repeatedly punching a 14-year-old Black girl who was already pinned to the ground by two officers.  The video, posted by Instagram user Victoria Cedeno, shows that the male officer is grabbing the bottom of the…

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We’re all familiar with how NFL owners quickly acquiesced to Donald Trump’s demands after he smacked them around with his misguided political fury and shaming owners for allowing players to “disrespect” the American flag and U.S. military. There is one NFL owner, David Tepper of the Carolina Panthers, who has dissented from the monolithic NFL ownership group.…

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Police officers in suburban Detroit swarmed around an unarmed Black man holding his infant daughter amidst an argument before they tased him several times during a turbulent arrest that was captured on video and quickly went viral. According to WXYZ, officers in Westland, Michigan, about 30 minutes outside of Detroit, were called to the home…

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For many Blacks living in large urban areas, the police seem to be an ever-present occupying force. A force that is so deadly that an encounter with some beat cops could not only change your life forever but might end it as well. One such police force is the Baltimore Police Department. The department gained…

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Lawmakers in Cincinnati are outraged after a veteran police officer used a taser stun gun on an 11-year-old Black girl who was suspected of shoplifting. Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac said he has launched an internal investigation after the episode popped off at around 9:30 p.m. Monday at a Kroger in Cincinnati. Authorities say off-duty officer…

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Another case of police brutality has garnered national attention. In Detroit, police were called when a woman was walking around her neighborhood while nude, according to WJBK. Several police officers arrived on the scene and were able to give the woman a robe before taking her into custody. The officers took her to Detroit Receiving Hospital since…

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