This Black Woman Was Nearly Killed In Her Own Apartment

Fay Wells is a well-educated successful business woman and on September 6, 2015, she was nearly murdered by police in her own apartment. Wells tells her story in a Washington Post column, and it’s shocking. The basic gist is that a white neighbor called the police because he thought a hispanic person was breaking into… Continue reading This Black Woman Was Nearly Killed In Her Own Apartment

Kalief Browder’s Heartbreaking Story of Torture, Abuse and Death

The New York City justice system killed Kalief Browder. Browder was innocent of the crime he was suspected of perpetrating – stealing a backpack. The young man spent three years in Rikers Island waiting for a trial, or to be released. Browder would do two of those years in solitary confinement. Video footage shows Browder… Continue reading Kalief Browder’s Heartbreaking Story of Torture, Abuse and Death