The development of the #BlackLivesMatter movement was given intense attention from many different perspectives.
"Individuals who can help move us toward an equal justice system are too busy to prioritize the death of a 12-year-old boy."
Obama called Ahmed's clock "cool" and said more kids should be inspired like him to enjoy science, because "it's what makes America great."
The Ferguson Commission released its long-awaited report titled "Forward Through Ferguson: A Path Toward Racial Equality."
The institutionalized prejudices and distorted practices that led to her death are unacceptable in a nation of equal justice under the law.
St. Louis area residents gathered for the Violence in America: Exposure through Truth Telling presentation keynoted by Angela Davis.
"We won't have justice in Maricopa County until Federal immigration agents get out of the county jail and stop relying on prejudiced policies."
Many white people in the South held no one in captivity. Lies and false fear, not ideals, were used to convince them to vote for leaving the Union.
In 1943, simmering racial unease exploded as hundreds of white sailors stationed in Los Angeles stormed into East L.A. and began beating Hispanics.
"My 12-year-old cousin Tamir Rice was tragically shot to death by Cleveland police on November 22, 2014."