Why won’t the US Supreme Court do anything about racism?

by Tonja Jacobi & Ross Berlin The Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke fired 16 shots, killing the African-American teenager Laquan McDonald; 14 of those shots were apparently fired while McDonald lay on the ground. It took four years and the expulsion of the state attorney general before the trial against Van Dyke for first-degree […]

Here’s how British missionaries omitted verses in the Bible to curb slave rebellion

      BY FRANCIS AKHALBEY  Parts of the Holy Bible, selected for the use of the Negro Slaves, in the British West-India Islands — Photo via @museumofBible on Twitter   The Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., is currently exhibiting a rare Bible that was purposely used by British missionaries to convert enslaved Africans […]