The Florida woman, Marissa Alexander, who fired a warning shot to ward off her estranged abusive husband will be retried and may face up to 60 years behind bars if convicted
After negotiating a deal in Baltimore Circuit Court, Marshall “Eddie” Conway was released from a Maryland state penitentiary last Tuesday
On Sunday, several local residents gathered for the street renaming ceremony for Hermena Rowe, mother of anti-violence activist Jackie Rowe-Adams of Harlem Mothers SAVE.
Reports indicate that investigators are unable to pinpoint exactly how 14-year-old Avonte Oquendo died.
According to New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton, officers will be retrained on how to talk to the public
The founder and president of the Children's Defense Fund and a notable civil rights activists were inducted Monday Feb. 24, 2014 into the South Carolina Hall of fame at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.
The group Radical Women will have their Women Freedom Fighters Defending Our Communities Globally event on March 15.
Equality for African people in the United States remains illusive.
Is it OK to profile Muslims? The answer depends on who you ask.
Officials and activists fighting over the fate of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) have tentatively agreed to a deal
Gregory Thompson Jr. and Davis Shepherd are both members of a group they wished they would never be a part of: Families for Safe Streets.
Racial tensions are increasing during the aftermath of the mysterious death of a Black man in Texas.
While the city might have dropped its case to appeal a judge’s decision to keep stop-and-frisk the way it is, everyone is now vying for a seat at the table as reforms are made.
Ted Nugent’s comments that President Barack Obama is a “subhuman mongrel” and his subsequent so-called apology, which accused Obama of being a “violator of the Constitution,” is totally disrespectful
Two years after the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin the world continues to remember him.