Obama said, "The gun lobby may be holding Congress hostage right now, but they cannot hold America hostage."
A man who recorded the incident said it began when he and friends were walking across a barricaded street and the light changed as they were crossing.
Although this year has garnered an increase in transgender visibility, murders and violence against transgender people are on the rise.
Fox News coverage of this week's events failed to place anything in context and amounted to a full-fledged attempt to stoke the flames of racism and violence.
The trooper plainly didn't like Bland's forthright defense of her civil rights; in Texas, you can be prosecuted for resisting arrest even if the actual arrest was illegal.
An Ohio appeals court declined to force the arrest of the Cleveland police officers involved in the murder of 12-year old Tamir Rice.
According to federal statistics, an African-American driver is 31 percent more likely to be pulled over for a traffic citation.
St. Louis area residents gathered for the Violence in America: Exposure through Truth Telling presentation keynoted by Angela Davis.
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.
Peaceful demonstrators gathered at a police station in the Windy City last night, giving voice to millions across the country.