Monday, November 30, 2020

Who are the New Black Panthers?

1960s activists say new group doesn’t  embody their ideals BY ERICA ERVANS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights calls their organization a hate group,...

MARCHING TO THE BANK

Following up on decades of community advocacy for Black financial institutions, the Black Lives Matter movement has energized a stream of Black Americans to...

Former Fla. journalist uncovers Trump’s ‘stolen’ language

BY BRITTNY MEJIA LOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS LOS ANGELES – Since he lost his TV reporting job last year, Jarrett Hill has been looking for...

2016 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION / CLEVELAND, OHIO

Is Hillary linked up with Satan? Dr. Ben Carson spoke on the second day of the GOP convention on Tuesday and asked delegates whether America...

Seeking answers in Florida

Cops, Black activists frustrated BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Race relations in Florida, where lynchings of Black men were once almost commonplace, have reached...

Grappling to understand killer’s bizarre claims

Gavin Long, who killed officers in Baton Rouge, claimed to be a life coach, spiritual leader. BY KANSAS CITY STAR/TNS KANSAS CITY, Mo. – He described...

Judge: Cosby probe did not violate confidentiality agreement

BY LAURA MCCRYSTAL PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE PHILADELPHIA – Andrea Constand did not break her confidential settlement agreement with Bill Cosby by cooperating with detectives in...

Congressman’s comments about White people cause stir

BY JAVIER PANZAR LOS ANGELES TIMES TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, is no stranger to racially offensive language, but his remarks Monday about the superiority...

The challenge of being BLACK & BLUE

Dallas cop tries to build bridges despite catching flak from fellow officers and African-Americans critical of the police. BY MOLLY HENNESSY-FISKE LOS ANGELES TIMES TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE DALLAS...

North Miami cops shoot Black man with hands up as he helps autistic patient

  From the Washington Post: Police in South Florida shot an unarmed black caretaker Monday as he tried to help his autistic patient. Charles Kinsey was trying...