Police tased Black man 20 times before he died

[jwplatform 71zDg6IH] Linwood Lambert, according to police, was having a psychotic episode in a hotel room in South Boston, Virginia. According to police, he was speaking erratically and stating there were bodies in the ceiling of his room. Police told Lambert they were going to take him to a hospital emergency room for his own […]

What Is Boston’s Racial Climate Today? Residents, Urban League Attendees Speak

BOSTON – A flash of heat still races through Deloris Lawhorn’s bloodstream when she thinks about how whites threw rocks at her family car when she rode through South Boston as a teenager in the 1970s. The harrowing incident left a permanent mark on her subconscious and soul, sort of like a tattoo. While she […]