Posts Tagged: protests

Protests Sparked in Wisconsin Over Police Shooting

Overnight protests erupted near Milwaukee after video appears to show police shooting a Black man in the back. The video begins with the man walking around an SUV on Sunday afternoon in Kenosha as police yell at him. When the man opens the driver-side door of the SUV, an officer grabs the man’s shirt and… Read more »

Trump Slammed for Retweeting Supporter Shouting ‘White Power’

The U.S. president re-tweeted a video showing one of his supporters shouting “white power“. According to multiple published reports, the supporter was among a group of older Americans taking part in a pro-Trump rally at a retirement complex in Florida. The the extended profanity-laced footage showed the Trump supporters and anti-Trump demonstrators hurling abuse and… Read more »

Michael B. Jordan Challenges Hollywood on Black Hiring & More

Actors Michael B. Jordan and Kendrick Sampson are among a number of celebrities who have joined nationwide marches in demand of reforms in policing, presidential politics, and yes,  even in Hollywood.They joined activists in leading a #BlackLivesMatter in LA and Beverly Hills Saturday. “Insecure” star Sampson lead chants like “F**k Donald Trump” and “Black lives they matter here. … Read more »