black lives matter

Fifty years ago, nine Black protesters against police violence were put on trial for incitement to riot and affray. Their hard-fought victory is one of the most overlooked events in British history, but...

Alicia Keys is opening up about the transformations she has gone through amid a very tumultuous year. Speaking to Glamour U.K. for the magazine's latest cover story, the 39-year-old singer revealed...

John Boyega has spoken candidly about his experiences with being stopped and searched by police while on his way home from a church service. The Star Wars actor also revealed he thinks he will not be cast...

Town officials in Carrboro, North Carolina, elected to leave Black Lives Matter flags flying at the town hall, which is an early voting site, the Raleigh News & Observer reported. The State Board...

A Black woman who was shot by police last week in suburban Chicago said Tuesday that officers did nothing more than cover her boyfriend with a blanket after he was shot and left him on the ground to die. Tafara...

One of the grand jurors who heard evidence in the Breonna Taylor probe is speaking out, releasing a statement Tuesday alleging that the grand jury was never asked to consider murder charges against the...

A poll worker was fired after several voters who were wearing Black Lives Matter attire were turned away from a polling site in Memphis, Tennessee, last week, election officials said on Monday. Attire...

The cities of Oakland and Portland, Oregon have sued the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Justice Department, alleging that the agencies are overstepping constitutional limits in their use...

A man who was paraded down a street on the end of a rope by mounted police is suing the city of Galveston, Texas and its police department for $1 million, court documents show. Donald Neely, who is black,...

Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer charged with second-degree murder in connection with the May 25 death of George Floyd, has been released on bond. Chauvin, 44, was being held at the Minnesota...

Officer Shaun Lucas has been charged with the murder of Jonathan Price, a Black man whom he shot on Saturday night, in Wolfe City, Texas. Lucas was called to a disturbance and found Price at the scene,...

Megan Thee Stallion is using her hot-girl platform to slam racial injustices. During the season 46 premiere of Saturday Night Live hosted by Chris Rock this weekend, the "WAP" rapper, 25, performed...

Myles Cosgrove is one of the two Louisville police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor in March.  This weekend, Cosgrove's family started an online fundraiser to raise...

Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat is set to begin on Wednesday at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, concluding a lengthy season that was halted...

The lone Kentucky detective facing charges related to the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor pleaded not guilty Monday. Brett Hankison’s plea comes five days after a grand jury indicted him on three...

Sir Maejor Page, an Atlanta-based activist, was charged with wire fraud and money laundering after an investigation by the FBI found that he misused $200,000 of donations to the Black Lives Matter movement.  Page...