civil rights

Grand Jury Indicts Six Baltimore Officers Involved in Freddie Gray's Death

Grand Jury Indicts Six Baltimore Officers Involved in Freddie Gray's Death

A grand jury has decided to indict the six Baltimore police officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray, who died after sustaining a severed spine while in police custody in April.

Is The Tide Turning In The Complicated Rift Between The Movements For Civil Rights And Gay Rights?

Is The Tide Turning In The Complicated Rift Between The Movements For Civil Rights And Gay Rights?

The short answer is "yes." In the not too distant past, the conflation of civil rights and LGBT rights seemed to irritate civil rights leaders, but that tide seems to be turning for so many important reasons.

Investigation Reveals That Four Florida Officers Filmed KKK Video, Texting About 'Killing Niggers'

Investigation Reveals That Four Florida Officers Filmed KKK Video, Texting About 'Killing Niggers'

After a five-month investigation, three Fort Lauderdale officers were fired and one resigned when it was determined that they regularly exchanged racist text messages and filmed a video promoting the KKK. Read the disturbing full photocopies of their text messages.