The Public Helps Rebuild Historically Black Churches Burned by Arson

The Public Helps Rebuild Historically Black Churches Burned by Arson

Recently, three historically black churches in Louisiana that were destroyed by fire in racially motivated arson attacks. Thanks to an outpouring of donations from the public via a GoFundMe campaign that raised over $2 million. All three churches destroyed in the fire will try to rebuild in a way that protects them better from similar […]

Nipsey Hussle Is This Generation’s Tupac [Video]

Nipsey Hussle Is This Generation’s Tupac [Video]

The death of rapper Nipsey Hussle is this generation’s Tupac moment. Born Ermias Asghedom, he was an American rapper and songwriter from Los Angeles, California. At only 33-years-old, the business owner was gunned down and murdered in his own neighborhood; near a clothing store he owned. Hussle’s philanthropic work went well beyond the usual celebrity […]

Chicago Police Arrest 2 Men and Are Searching for 3rd in Fatal Shooting of Off-Duty Officer

Chicago Police Arrest 2 Men and Are Searching for 3rd in Fatal Shooting of Off-Duty Officer

Menelik Jackson and Javan Battle were arrested, in Chicago, Monday night in connection with the fatal shooting of off duty police officer, John P. Rivera, according to a Tuesday morning report in the Chicago Tribune. Chicago’s top cop, Superintendent Eddie Johnson, tells reporters that the suspected gunman opened fire on “the first Hispanic man” he […]