"He was not committing a dangerous act. We're tired of the SFPD killing black people."
Another dauntless advocate of American Indian activism has walked on with the passing of Native rights stalwart John Trudell.
One victim highlighted the dilemma she faced after the assault: "What am I going to do? Call the cops? He was a cop."
A slim majority of whites with a college degree see the Confederate flag as a symbol of heritage and pride, while 41 percent see it as a racist symbol.
The shooting of Tamir Rice occurred on the afternoon of Nov. 22 after a resident saw him waving a toy gun in the park.
"If we don't tell our own story it will not be told."
Jamar Clark was fatally shot by an officer of the Minneapolis police department on Sun., Nov. 15.
Change the Mascot says about a dozen schools have dropped Native mascots over the past two years and another 20 are considering a change.
For American Indians, the NFL season offers regular reminders that our rights still aren't fully recognized.
This date in 1939 marks the birth of Russell Charles Means, activist for the rights of Native American people.