Academy Awards Fail to Deliver Diversity

Academy Awards Fail to Deliver Diversity

The Academy Awards were under the scrutiny of the media ever since the nominations were made public on Jan. 14, 2016. However, the general populace and certain segments of social media have long since cast a critical eye and scathing tongue upon what has been called “the movie industry’s biggest night.” The official Oscars/Academy Awards website has […]

Protest in Denver Turns Violent, Nine Arrested

Protest in Denver Turns Violent, Nine Arrested

On Wednesday evening, a protest in downtown Denver, Colorado, turned violent as law enforcement officers used pepper spray and other means of force on protesters to control a growing and increasingly violent crowd. After the incident, nine adults were taken into custody. Two of the adults were arrested for felony assault on police and felony […]

Phoenix Protesters Gather Over Shooting of Rumain Brisbon

Phoenix Protesters Gather Over Shooting of Rumain Brisbon

Two days ago, a Phoenix police officer shot and killed 34-year-old Rumain Brisbon. The event took place when the officer was directed toward a black SUV suspected of a drug deal. When the officer approached the driver a verbal argument insured. Brisbon apparently tried to flee and ended up in a struggle with the officer. […]