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Fruitvale Station (2013)

After the recent grand jury decisions, following the deaths of 18-year old Michael Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner in Staten Island, both unarmed African-Americans, who died by the hand of white police officers (none of whom was indicted for their actions), this film seems more relevant than ever.  1,110 more words

Film Reviews

More like Malcolm less like Martin

Recently, my girlfriend (who is white) made a comment that I had wanted to make for a long time. After seeing comments on Facebook and hearing about the things that have been said to me by white people over the past couple of weeks, she looked at me and said “I just can’t believe how many white people feel they have the right to challenge you on issues like this. 990 more words

Race

History repeats itself. R.I.P

REST IN PARADISE-

LATASHA HARLINS (1975-1991)

OSCAR GRANT (1986-2009)

TRAYVON MARTIN (1995-2012)

ERIC GARNER (1970-2014)

MIKE BROWN (1996-2014)

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Discussion

Body Cams for $300 Alex - Who's In Jeopardy?

I don’t care what anyone says. You can tell me until you’re blue in the face that body cams won’t make a difference in Policing and I adamantly will disagree with you. 544 more words

Michael Brown

Samaria Rice, The Mother Of Slain Child, Tamir Rice Speaks Out: ‘I’m Actually Living In A Nightmare’ [EXCLUSIVE]

Samaria Rice is a mother of four children and she recently lost one of them and we’ve all seen the horrific footage of it happening. 12-year-old… 726 more words

National

Samaria Rice, The Mother Of Slain Child, Tamir Rice Speaks Out: ‘I’m Actually Living In A Nightmare’ [EXCLUSIVE]

Samaria Rice is a mother of four children and she recently lost one of them and we’ve all seen the horrific footage of it happening. 12-year-old… 726 more words

National