San Francisco mulls reparation plans including $5m for Black residents
Family of black man found dismembered in Mississippi calls for probe
"It's clear that it was unsafe, unprofessional, and I think the actions speak for themselves." A Pentagon official said the US had to crash a surveillance drone into the Black Sea after a Russian fighter jet damaged its propeller.
Russian jet intercepts US drone over Black Sea, forcing it down
Advocates propose an alternative to refocus budget on Black students
The UK and the U.S. forcibly displaced an entire Indigenous population from the Chagos Islands to build a military base. Chagossians were never paid reparations or significant compensation. A new @hrw report accuses both countries of crimes against humanity. 🧵
Police pulled over this black State Attorney — and then couldn't even explain why
BREAKING: Derek Chauvin has been convicted of the murder of George Floyd. For the first time in Minnesota state history, a white police officer has been held accountable for killing a Black man.
To be silent is to be complicit. Black lives matter. We have a platform, and we have a duty to our Black members, employees, creators and talent to speak up.
The United States we know today was built with the labor of enslaved Black Americans. The last were not freed (officially) until 19 June 1865. Let us celebrate— and never forget.
It's hard for me to understand that they feel more threaten by my black skin than a 17-year-old with an AR-15. LET THAT SINK IN! THEY'RE MORE THREATEN BY MY BLACK SKIN THAN A WHITE KID WITH A GUN!!!
Santa Clarita, California: Three black teenagers were being attacked by a homeless man and witnesseses called for help. When police arrived they pointed their guns, and arrested the kids who needed their help. Terrifying them. On brand. Exhausting...
The officers who murdered Breonna Taylor nearly three months ago still have not been charged. We can’t forget about Black women in our quest for justice.