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Last week, a Mississippi grand jury decided not to indict Carolyn Bryant Donham, the woman whose false accusations led to the death of Emmett Till in 1955. The decision not to indict Donham on charges of kidnapping and manslaughter come after hearing 7 hours worth of testimony from investigators and witnesses. The jury decided that…

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Brittney Griner gave a key statement in her trial just ahead of the verdict in her drug case being handed down later today. The Phoenix Mercury star pleaded for leniency in her closing statement. “I want to say again that I had no intent on breaking any Russian laws. I had no intent. I did…

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A pristine stretch of beachfront property in Southern California is being formally returned to the family of a Black couple it was taken from nearly a century ago.  Los Angeles county officials presented the deed for the land known as Bruce’s Beach at a dedication ceremony on Wednesday.   It was originally purchased by Charles and…

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The Congressional Black Caucus is requesting to meet with the president of “Sesame Street”-themed amusement park, Sesame Place. This comes after a viral video showing a costumed character at the park in Langhorne, Pennsylvania ignoring two young Black girls.  Jodi Brown was there with her daughter (Skylar) and niece (Nylah),as they were rudely dismissed by…

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All former Minneapolis police officers involved with the murder of George Floyd have now received their sentence to federal prison for violating Floyd’s civil rights in 2020.  A federal judge sentenced ex-cop Derek Chauvin to 21 years 3 weeks ago. While former police officer Thomas Lane was sentenced to 2 1/2 years for denying him medical…

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A pristine stretch of beachfront property in Southern California is being formally returned to the family of a Black couple it was taken from nearly a century ago.  Los Angeles county officials presented the deed for the land known as Bruce’s Beach at a dedication ceremony on Wednesday.   It was originally purchased by Charles and…

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The murder suspect in a deadly mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, has pleaded not guilty.  The news arrives just days after Payton Gendron was hit with numerous federal charges including “Hate Crimes” for the shooting spree at the Tops grocery store in May.   His attorney noted a plea deal could come before the case…

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A federal grand jury is indicting the alleged supermarket shooter in Buffalo, New York. Payton Gendron will be charged with 14 hate crime violations and 13 firearms offenses connected to the mass shooting at a Tops grocery store in May.   The 19-year-old White man opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle and killed ten Black people…

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Two Minnesota Trump-loving MAGA maniacs have been busted for lying about their Brooklyn Center home being set on fire by Joe Biden supporters and Black Lives Matter protestors in 2020. At the time, Denis Molla told the media,” I think things have gotten way out of control. For them to see me express my beliefs as a…

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Investigators looking into a 67-year-old unserved warrant connected to the Emmett Till lynching investigation have revealed there’s no statute of limitations on kidnapping in Mississippi. That means 88-year old Carolyn Bryant Donham could still be arrested and served. 14-year-old Emmett Till was kidnapped, brutally beaten, and lynched in 1955 after Donham falsely accused him of…

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The former Cleveland, Ohio police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in 2014 is working in law enforcement again. Timothy Loehmann has joined a small police department in Tioga Borough in rural Pennsylvania.  He was sworn in this week.   Loehmann was fired in 2017 for lying on his job application after an Ohio…

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It’s been over a decade since Killer Mike released a solo track, but this weekend he came back in a big way, dropping the video for “Run,” a powerful track and video with a political message that featured an intro by Dave Chappelle with a guest verse by Young Thug. The video, directed by Adrian…

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WNBA star Brittney Griner is seeing her detention in Russian custody extended through at least July 2.  The Phoenix Mercury center was taken into custody in Moscow in February after allegedly having hashish oil vape cartridges in her luggage, which is illegal in Russia.   Russian prosecutors had an investigation period that expired on May 19.…

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