Black Lives Matter movement experiencing growing painsBlack Lives Matter movement experiencing growing pains Its fluid, organic nature and loosely organized structure generate confusion about exactly who is in charge.
Black Lives Matter movement experiencing growing painsBlack Lives Matter movement experiencing growing painsAs the Black Lives Matter movement gains more public attention, there are questions being raised about who's in charge of the movement and what its long-term goals are.
- Fort Mitchell
Column: How does racial conflict contribute to a massacre?Column: How does racial conflict contribute to a massacre?Over time, prejudice and distortions about current and historic events can give way to better judgment.
Tallahassee student bridges gap between teens, policeTallahassee student bridges gap between teens, policeGalvanized by current events and her friend’s experiences, Rickards High School student Zenani D. Johnson developed a program to help teens interact safely with law enforcement.
Family of patient shot in hospital hires high-profile attorneyFamily of patient shot in hospital hires high-profile attorneyA 26-year-old man, Alan Pean, is in the ICU after being shot inside St. Joseph Medical Center Thursday. His family says he went there seeking mental healthcare help.
Events mark Emmett Till slaying 60 years laterEvents mark Emmett Till slaying 60 years later Relatives and civil rights activists are holding church services and a movie screening to remember Emmett Till.
12 events to help you talk about race12 events to help you talk about racePurdue BCC’s fall lineup digs into privilege, race among women, and Shonda Rhimes’ work.
Leaders condemn racist flyers in Southfield electionLeaders condemn racist flyers in Southfield electionThe anti-black flyers were discovered in recent days in mailboxes and on porches of homes in Southfield, whose population is 71% African-American.
Racist flier denounced by Southfield leadersRacist flier denounced by Southfield leadersSiver, Jordan react after ‘Let’s Get the Blacks Out of Southfield’ flier circulates
- JERSEY MAYHEM
Will video set record straight in Brick shooting?Will video set record straight in Brick shooting?Experts weigh in on officer-involved shootings, information released in the aftermath.
Janelle Monae performs at police protest in PortlandJanelle Monae performs at police protest in PortlandSinger Janelle Monae performed at a North Portland rally hosted by the group Don’t Shoot Portland on Monday afternoon.
Letter: Race-baiting continues in Obama White HouseLetter: Race-baiting continues in Obama White HouseFair-minded whites and blacks want to see justice done in every situation.
Ta-Nehisi Coates’ dark vision of AmericaTa-Nehisi Coates’ dark vision of AmericaThis “Between the World and Me” is also part love letter — to Howard University, the historically black university in Washington.
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David Alan Grier is on a roll with two new NBC projectsDavid Alan Grier is on a roll with two new NBC projectsDetroit native has a frank new sitcom and will soon stroll down the yellow brick road
J.R. Reynolds: Change is in the windJ.R. Reynolds: Change is in the windThe result? Hope for some. Uncertainty for others. Fear for a great many.
- Unite Rochester
Do All Black Lives Matter?Do All Black Lives Matter?I am sympathetic and supportive of the movement known as Black Lives Matter.
- Linda Valdez
Valdez: Why we need Black Lives MatterValdez: Why we need Black Lives MatterLinda Valdez: A recent encounter with a Black man changed my view of the movement.
Letters to Editor: Don’t trust Marco Rubio’s campaignLetters to Editor: Don’t trust Marco Rubio’s campaignLetters: Media is after the GOP; City wasting money on billboards; Country not supporting veterans.
- Linda Valdez
Valdez: Post racial America? Get realValdez: Post racial America? Get realLinda Valdez: Gun store owner hopes to make six figures selling George Zimmerman's Confederate flag art
- Nation Now
'Muslim-free' gun store sells George Zimmerman Confederate flag prints'Muslim-free' gun store sells George Zimmerman Confederate flag printsA gun store in Florida sued for declaring a "Muslim-free zone" is now selling prints of a confederate flag painted by George Zimmerman.
Readers: One year after Ferguson riotsReaders: One year after Ferguson riotsDaily Times contributors share thoughts on anniversary of Michael Brown shooting.
#BlackLivesMatter is the race issue in America#BlackLivesMatter is the race issue in AmericaThe race issue is obvious in #BlackLivesMatter and #AllLivesMatter.
Black Lives Matter rally against I.C.E. agent shootingBlack Lives Matter rally against I.C.E. agent shootingRally also planned on day Wayne Co. prosecutor’s office is expected to release finding in slaying of Terrance Kellom
Florida House panel OKs congressional map despite criticismFlorida House panel OKs congressional map despite criticismHouse panel splits among party lines
Arlington teen's death resonates with 'Million Man' marchersArlington teen's death resonates with 'Million Man' marchersThe Arlington police shooting of Christian Taylor has drawn the attention of community groups planning to attend the Million Man March in Washington D.C. this fall for a milestone anniversary.
Ice Cube to his kids: 'Make it home'Ice Cube to his kids: 'Make it home'That's the 'Straight Outta Compton' star's advice when pulled over by police.
'Black Lives Matter' protest in downtown Portland'Black Lives Matter' protest in downtown PortlandA group of protesters who blocked Southwest 4th Avenue at Madison Street cleared the roadway and moved on to Portland City Hall on Tuesday afternoon.