Police brutality

Lawyers for the city of Los Angeles have reached a $4 million settlement with the family of Brendon Glenn.

Chicago police authorities have doubts about the officer's version of the incident. They've taken away his gun and badge as an investigation goes forward.

Toni Morrison says White fear––not anger––led to Donald Trump's victory.

The family of Philando Castile welcomed the charges against the cop who shot and killed the 32-year-old, but his girlfriend believes "the highest charge was not brought against him."

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Black Women for Positive Change is working towards a violence-free America.

The former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer who was charged with the murder of Walter Scott—a 50-year-old Black man who was fatally shot during a traffic stop—has asked that the state court move his murder trial out of Charleston.

Twelve Springfield police officers are under investigation for beating four unarmed African-American men in April of 2015.

Tika Sumpter got to hang out with the cast of “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” to talk about “Southside With Your” the highly anticipated film about the first date between Barack & Michelle Obama. Tika explains how she prepared to play the woman who would become the First Lady of the United States, and how […]

The one and only President Obama called up the morning show and talked with Rickey Smiley. He explained what is the best parting gift he could receive from the American citizens, and recalls his first date with Michelle Obama, saying he was “pretty smooth.” Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Plus, Mr. Obama explains where Hillary […]

Belafonte, a life-long vocal advocate and champion of social justice, said the PSA exists to circumvent the pillaging of Black bodies.

Lil Wayne confused us all when he claimed there was no such thing as racism last month, but in a new sit-down with the Associated Press, he explains why he sees the world the way he does.

Two important additions were included in the revamped policy; a fleeing suspect must present an "immediate threat," for officers to use deadly force, and if an officer abuses the restriction, fellow officers are held accountable to intervene.