President Trump Sanctions Violence Against Black America

President Trump Sanctions Violence Against Black America

On the morning after the 2016 Presidential election, a unique wave of despair, anger, fear, and depression washed over much of black America. After learning that Donald Trump had been elected president, some folks cried. Sought refuge in the Bible. Others comforted frightened children. Many braced themselves for life under a president who has retweeted […]

Chokehold and the Anatomy of Killing

Chokehold and the Anatomy of Killing

It did not take long for Eric Garner to go limp and lose consciousness after a New York Police Department officer put him in a prolonged chokehold. As protestors line the streets of New York demanding that the U.S. Justice Department open a probe into possible civil rights violations, the nation’s focus has turned to […]