GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES (OCTOBER 19, 2017) (REUTERS) – Hundreds of police officers were deployed at the University of Florida on Thursday (October 19) to guard against unrest over a speech by a white nationalist that was expected to draw thousands in protest. Continue reading
U.S. President Donald Trump “forced black athletes to take action” with kneeling protest, says New Orleans saints quarterback Drew Brees.
Unite the Right rally organizer Jason Kessler says the Charlottesville police refused to do their job on Saturday after the white nationalist rally descended into deadly clashes. Continue reading
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA, UNITED STATES (AUGUST 12, 2017) (REUTERS) – White nationalists clashed with counter-demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday (August 12), prompting the governor to declare an emergency and halt a rally to protest the planned removal of a Confederate general’s statue from a public park.
Twenty five years after Henry Keith Watson took part in a brutal attack on white truck driver Reginald Denny – an incident that helped spark the 1992 Los Angeles riots – he says current disparities and racism in south LA could easily incite people to riot again.
National Guard troops are deployed in Charlotte following second night of violent protests sparked by a fatal police shooting of a black man.
Quarterback pledges one million dollars to charity as his protest continues
Hundreds of people gathered to protest the fatal shooting death of a black unarmed teenager by Chicago police. Continue reading
FBI Director James Comey discusses police shootings before laying a wreath at memorial to Martin Luther King, Jr.
Several people are shot and wounded near a protest area after an unarmed black man was shot by a Minneapolis police officer a week ago.