Politics & Society


1black news
Obama would much rather talk about Iraq than Ferguson - Washington Post (blog)
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
Obama would much rather talk about Iraq than FergusonWashington Post (blog)President Obama explained why he was less interested in talking about the events in Ferguson, Mo., even as he carefully — even unenthusiastically — talked about them. "I have to be very careful about not prejudging these events before investigations ...
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
Causey: It's no surprise black people are angry in Ferguson - Newsday
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
SalonCausey: It's no surprise black people are angry in FergusonNewsdayIt's because black people are dying at the hands of police and then sometimes are treated no better than road kill. That's why folks are so angry. It's why they have a right to be angry. James E. Causey writes for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Add ...America's new racial low point: More crying black mother
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
Michael Eric Dyson: Obama "Failed Us Not Only As Black People But He Failed ... - RealClearPolitics
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
ThinkProgressMichael Eric Dyson: Obama "Failed Us Not Only As Black People But He Failed ...RealClearPoliticsOn MSNBC this afternoon, network contributor Michael Eric Dyson said President Obama's refusal to wade into the Ferguson situation is a "low point" for his presidency. Dyson said Obama "failed" black people and the nation for trying to come up with an ...12
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
Black People Are Not Ignoring 'Black on Black' Crime - The Atlantic
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
The AtlanticBlack People Are Not Ignoring 'Black on Black' CrimeThe AtlanticIn the meantime, one idea creeping into the discourse—that black people are unmoved by intra-community violence—deserves to be immediately dismissed. Eugene Robinson, reacting to the tragic murder of Knijah Bibb, offers an incarnation here:.
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
Ways the Media and Police Justify the Killing of Unarmed Black People - Jezebel
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
Ways the Media and Police Justify the Killing of Unarmed Black PeopleJezebelThere is a prevailing notion in this country that when an unarmed black person is shot by the police, there must have been a valid reason. In the spirit of fairness, it doesn't even have to be at the hands of the police. Black victims are routinely put ...
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
Right-Wing Media Push "Black-On-Black" Crime Canard To Deflect From ... - Media Matters for America
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
Right-Wing Media Push "Black-On-Black" Crime Canard To Deflect From ...Media Matters for AmericaThe reality is that it's because other black people are shooting them." Riley went on to assert that "we need to talk about black criminality" because blacks make up "50 percent of homicide victims in this country, and 90 percent of those victims are ...
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
America Is Not For Black People - Deadspin
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
QuartzAmerica Is Not For Black PeopleDeadspinThe United States of America is not for black people. We know this, and then we put it out of our minds, and then something happens to remind us. Saturday, in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., something like that happened: An unarmed 18-year-old ...Social media has given black people in Ferguson what the police cannotQuartzExactly How Often Do
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
WSJ's Jason Riley: Black Men Are Afraid Of Being Shot By Other Black Men, Not ... - RealClearPolitics
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
WSJ's Jason Riley: Black Men Are Afraid Of Being Shot By Other Black Men, Not ...RealClearPoliticsThe real difficulty is not getting shot by other black people if you are a young black man in these neighborhoods and again that is something we need to talk more about. Cops are not the problem. Cops are not producing these black bodies in the morgues ...Watch: This Guy Just Perfectly Silenc
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
DOs and DON'Ts of Black People Shopping In Your Store - Huffington Post
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
DOs and DON'Ts of Black People Shopping In Your StoreHuffington PostOprah Winfrey. Actor Robert Brown. Condoleezza Rice. What do these people have in common? Their retail experiences were awful because their complexion is darker than the clay that Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze lubed each other up with in Ghost.and more »
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society

1black news
Data: White cops kill 2 black people a week. - St. George Daily Spectrum
submitted by blacknewsjunkie 11 minutes ago (via news.google.com)
Data: White cops kill 2 black people a week.St. George Daily SpectrumHundreds march and rally to protest the fatal shooting of Ezell Ford, who died Monday during a confrontation with police, on Thursday in Los Angeles. Police use-of-force data seem to indicate that such incidents are not isolated events. (Photo: Ed ...
 
0 Comments - More Info - Bury   Topic: Politics & Society








Black News Junkie Terms of Service | About Black News Junkie

Email newsjunkie "at" blacknewsjunkie.com to inquire about advertising on this site