Racism in restaurants is not isolated to just one event or even one chain. You can check out the list here and read the details of other incidents and reports. These are a few. Though I’m sure there are many more. As for Starbucks, the CEO Kevin Johnson apologized to the two black men who […]Read More It’s Not Just Starbucks: A Link To a List of Anti-Black Racism In Restaurants
All information here was originally from various articles from various sources. Who was the Austin Bomber? Police identified the suspect as Mark Anthony Conditt, 23, who died on the side of a frontage road north of Austin after setting off a bomb in his car early Wednesday while pursued by police, authorities say. -the Washington […]Read More Info on the Austin Bomber Brought To You By the Mainstream News (UPDATE)
From Reuters: Police have received more than 150 calls about suspicious packages after three parcel bombs left outside homes in Austin, Texas, exploded this month in related attacks that killed two people and injured two others, officials said on Tuesday. No motive has been given for the blasts – two of which took place on […]Read More Your Thoughts: The Texas Bombings, What’s Going On?
From NPR: He spanned history, from serving in the U.S. military despite discrimination in World War II to tours in two more wars — and a long career as a police detective in New York City. But the remarkable life of Floyd J. Carter ended this weekend, at age 95. Carter was one of the […]Read More Floyd J. Carter, Tuskegee Airman and NYPD Detective, Dies
Remember the old, bald-headed white dude that appeared on CNN whenever there’s news of a police-involved shooting of a black man, usually unarmed? Remember how he would always defend police brutality while peddling criminal black male stereotypes? If not, keep calm and watch the video above. Well, it was confirmed that he’s no longer working […]Read More Harry Houck, the Racist, Police Apologetic Law Enforcement Advocate Is Out of CNN
From NPR: Activist Erica Garner has died, after suffering brain damage following a heart attack. She was 27 years old. Her official Twitter account announced her death Saturday morning. She entered the public eye in July 2014 when her father, Eric Garner, died after being put in a chokehold by a New York City police […]Read More R.I.P. Erica Garner
Who was Kenneka Jenkins? She was a 19 year-old Chicago teen who went out to a party with some friends Friday night around 11:30 p.m. Sadly, she was found dead in a suburban hotel freezer that following Sunday after midnight. How did Jenkins die? Unknown. Autopsy reports are still pending as of this writing, and police […]Read More The Death of Kenneka Jenkins