23 Wayz You Could Be Killed If You Are Black in Amerikkka

Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson, Pink, Bono, and others explain why it’s time to take action to heal the long history of systemic racism in America. #23Ways In collaboration with Alicia Key and the We Are Here Movement, with original reporting from Mic’s Jamilah King. Go to WeAreHereMovement.com to find out more.   source: http://www.occupy.com/article/23-ways-you-could-be-killed-if-you-are-black-america?

If All Livez Matter, Act Like It

by Paris Police officers stand near the scene of where three police officers were killed on July 17, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images) I’ve looked down the barrel of a cop’s gun on three separate occasions, none of which involved crime. The most recent was in my own home, when […]

A Brief History of the ”War on Copz”: The False Allegation That Enablez Police Violence

    Dan Berger – July 21, 2016 As part of a global action proclaiming “Freedom Now,” Black Lives Matter groups shut down police operations around the country on July 20. From Oakland to Washington, D.C., New York City to Chicago and Detroit, these bold and creative acts of civil disobedience issued a demand to […]

Modern Day ‘Slave’ Patrolz and the Ongoing Legacy of Police Terrorizing Afrikan/Black Communitiez

by Solomon Comissiong The U.S. system of mass Black incarceration cannot reformed, but must be dismantled, root and branch. “The job of the police force in predominately African/black communities is to make sure those communities are contained and kept in a state of constant fear and terror.” “Reforming this system wont work in any way, […]

Racism iz the Status Quo: Relinquishing the Reignz of White Power

by Susan Anglada Bartley, M.Ed & Samuel Burnett Three days after the murder of Alton Sterling, two days after the murder of Philando Castile, one day after the sniper attacks on police in Dallas, four hundred plus years after the start of the trans-continental slave trade, we come together, in the highest state of white […]

Micah Xavier Johnson: Made in Amerika, a Failed Human Rightz State

by Dr. Randy Short Not all Black people are appalled at Micah X Johnson’s day of rage in Dallas. The author isn’t, and believes he has lots of company. Johnson is far from alone in his hatred of white cops. However, “unlike the majority of Blacks who complain amongst themselves, Johnson went postal – like […]

NEW MUSIC: KAMI AWORI (FORMERLY CARAMELBROWN) PAY TRIBUTE TO BLACK LIVEZ MATTER WITH ELECTRO-R&B EP ‘LUNATION’

KAMI AWORI, AFROPUNK Paris Battle of the Bands competitors, formerly known as CaramelBrown, share their new EP ‘Lunation’. ‘Lunation’ is bite-sized, three track electro-R&B release that was inspired by, and pays tribute to, the post-Ferguson black liberation movement. “Our songs were directly inspired by stories of police brutality (Aiyana Jones, Tamir Rice, Trayvon Martin) so […]

Brazil ‘Genocide’ of Black Youth Killz 1 Every 23 Minutez

The crisis of fatal violence against Afro-descendents in Brazil that sees one Black youth killed every 23 minutes in what some have called an “undeclared civil war,” according to a new Senate committee report announced on Monday, is leading experts to raise alarm over a “genocide” suffered by young Black people in the South American […]

Hold Copz Accountable For Brutality & Murder Of Unarmed Citizenz

Police brutality and murders of unarmed citizens have reached epidemic levels. Basically, every police department across the United States uses tax dollars to cover settlements from lawsuits because of police misconduct. Officers with excessive claims would no longer be employable in any jurisdiction.  We Demand that officers carry professional liability insurance as a condition of employment. […]