Ga. Cop Seen on Video Kicking Handcuffed Man in the Head During Traffic Stop

A Gwinnett County, Ga., police officer has prompted social media outrage after video of him kicking a handcuffed man in the head went viral.   A Gwinnett County Police Department spokesperson called the video “very disturbing” and said that the officer involved has since been placed on administrative leave, the …

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Nearly 1 Year Later, Florida Officer Who Shot Unarmed Caretaker Charged with Attempted Manslaughter 

The North Miami police officer who shot an autistic man’s caretaker last summer is now facing criminal charges. The Florida State Attorney’s office announced charges against Florida Officer Johnathan Aledda Wednesday, April 12, charging him with attempted manslaughter and culpable negligence for the July 2016 shooting. This marks the first …

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‘Build that wall’: White students taunt black basketball players during game

Students at a Connellsville, Pennsylvania, high school thought it was a good idea to dress up for a “Hick Night” and shout taunts at black basketball players during a game. Uniontown players were shocked when the students at Connellsville chanted things like “Build that wall!” and “Get them out of …

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Colo. Doctor Calls Michelle Obama ‘Monkey Face’ with ‘Ebonic English’

A Denver doctor is under fire for a Facebook post calling first lady Michelle Obama a “monkey face” with “poor ebonic English.” Dr. Michelle Herren, a pediatric anesthesiologist who works at Denver Health Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Colorado, took to Facebook and posted a photo of Michelle Obama yelling. Under the photo, …

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A St. Paul math teacher is on leave over statements about the election-says Blacks should “Go Back to Africa” – Ralston Unlimited News

A math teacher at St. Paul’s Como Park Senior High is on administrative leave over statements he made related to the presidential election.In a message to families Tuesday, Principal Theresa Neal said the alleged “inappropriate comments” made several students feel “unsafe and uncomfortable.”“Please know that we are taking these complaints …

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One Deputy Fired, Another Resigns After Investigation Uncovers They Targeted Black Georgia Motorists 

Two South Georgia police officers are out of a job after an internal affairs investigation uncovered a series of racist Facebook messages where the officers hinted at targeting African-American drivers.According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, both officers are former McIntosh County sheriff’s deputies who worked on the department’s special traffic unit patrolling …

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Black Architect Interrogated and Humiliated by Bank After Depositing Paycheck

Acccording to a post on her Facebook page, architect Trish Cole Doolin relocated to Seattle in September to work at Nelson Connections as a job captain in architecture. Earlier this week, Doolin sought to deposit her paycheck into her account at Key Bank. But 15 minutes after she deposited her funds, …

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