Tag: California

He Said, Police Said: Black Man Killed By San Bernadino Cops Raises Major Questions

Black people dying at the hands of police is a recurring nightmare that society sadly doesn’t seem to be waking up from anytime soon. Although it’s extremely hard to make a case for using excessive force that proves to be fatal, a recent situation… Continue Reading “He Said, Police Said: Black Man Killed By San Bernadino Cops Raises Major Questions”

Cali Governor Signs New Law Allowing Civil Suits On Manufacturers Of Guns Used In Crimes

The judicial system is starting to feel more like the juggling system based on the highs and lows currently affecting many of our laws as Americans. Thankfully a new law written in action on Tuesday by California Gov. Gavin Newsom is a step in… Continue Reading “Cali Governor Signs New Law Allowing Civil Suits On Manufacturers Of Guns Used In Crimes”

California May Soon Be The First State To Offer Black People Reparations

On the eve of Juneteenth weekend, Black people across America are preparing for the now-paid holiday to celebrate all that our ancestors have both accomplished and sacrificed to get us where we are today. Although much work still needs to be done, there’s no… Continue Reading “California May Soon Be The First State To Offer Black People Reparations”

White Cheer Squad Uses Black Mannequin Head As Mascot, Calls It “Kareem”

Racism is unfortunately a disease that doesn’t discriminate by age, as we’ve seen recently in many schools across America. The latest example comes by way of members on the California High School varsity cheer team after they were pictured posing with a Black mannequin… Continue Reading “White Cheer Squad Uses Black Mannequin Head As Mascot, Calls It “Kareem””

San Francisco Man Exonerated After Spending Three Decades In Prison

The amount of those wrongfully imprisoned throughout the world, majority of them Black or people of color, is a much bigger number than any if us could begin to imagine. However, we have seen a silver lining in recent times with many of those… Continue Reading “San Francisco Man Exonerated After Spending Three Decades In Prison”

Stockton Police Officer Kills California Black Woman After Firing 30 Shots At Her Car

Police brutality and excessive force are two of the biggest issues the Black community face regularly across the world. Sadly, a 54-year-old Black woman in California was the latest victim to prove that theory as fact after she was gunned down by a Stockton… Continue Reading “Stockton Police Officer Kills California Black Woman After Firing 30 Shots At Her Car”

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Driver Files $20M Lawsuit On LAPD For Wrongful Arrest In Front Of Crew

You never know how things are going to turn out when it comes to a DWB — “Driving While Black,” that is — which, although said in jest, is a real-life issue that many African Americans experience daily. A driver for ABC’s long-running hit… Continue Reading “‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Driver Files $20M Lawsuit On LAPD For Wrongful Arrest In Front Of Crew”

Cali Cop Cleared In Fatal Shooting Of Homeless Black Man Stopped For Jaywalking

Homelessness can come with its fare share of downsides, primarily being the lack of security that results from not having a steady place to sleep or access to basic utilities for proper bathing needs. Another issue vagrants face that often gets ignored is their… Continue Reading “Cali Cop Cleared In Fatal Shooting Of Homeless Black Man Stopped For Jaywalking”

Two California Pastors Face Up To 20 Years In Prison For $14M Loan Fraud Scheme

Two former pastors at the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in California are facing up to 20 years in prison for allegedly defrauding churches across the state out of $14 million. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. Sheila Quintana, 67, and Staccato… Continue Reading “Two California Pastors Face Up To 20 Years In Prison For $14M Loan Fraud Scheme”

‘Jeopardy!’ Champion Amy Schneider Robbed At Gunpoint In Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Reigning Jeopardy! champion Amy Schneider was robbed at gunpoint over New Year’s weekend in Oakland, California. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. Schneider, an Oakland resident, tweeted about the robbery to her 52,000 followers, saying she was… Continue Reading “‘Jeopardy!’ Champion Amy Schneider Robbed At Gunpoint In Oakland”