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Rioters loyal to President Donald Trump rally at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 6, 2021.

Despite Brutal Video, Only GOP Minority Say 1/6 Very Violent

The fighting — so primitive and ferocious that one Capitol Police officer described it as "medieval" and another as a "trip to hell" —...

Deaths climb to 72 in South Africa riots after Zuma jailed

By Mogomotsi Magome and Andrew Meldrum, Associated Press The death toll climbed to 72 from rioting in South Africa on Tuesday, with many people trampled...

A Year After George Floyd’s Death, Cal Police Reform Efforts Still Facing Resistance

Manny Otiko | California Black Media A year ago this week, the world watched in disbelief the cellphone video that captured Minnesota police officer Derek...

CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY: The Wilmington Ten, Fifty Years Later

On Feb. 6, during an uncharacteristically frigid night for a southern city like Wilmington, a bomb was set off in the popular neighborhood grocery. As police and firefighters arrived on the scene, gun fire could be heard above the siren squeals and activity. Sniper fire, which was intended for the Wilmington Ten’s members, struck a police officer. Police eventually arrested the ten activists.

Vandals Hit Black Churches During Weekend Pro-Trump Rallies

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and ASHRAF KHALIL Associated Press Vandals tore down a Black Lives Matter banner and sign from two historic Black churches in downtown Washington...