Protesters against “police terror” marched in downtown D.C. Thursday.
Civil liberties groups are teaching District of Columbia residents about ways they can protect themselves during tense encounters with police.
A group of about 100 protesters gathered at Westfield Wheaton mall Thursday to stage a “die-in,” a type of protest that has been popular locally and elsewhere since a jury declined to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
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Protesters have been blocking roads and intersections in Baltimore to call for action after the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police.
Protesters plan to converge on the nation’s capital Saturday to help bring attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action.
Who, if anyone, is leading the emerging movement around the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner — younger activists or legacy civil rights groups?
Congressional staffers walked out of their jobs on Capitol Hill Thursday to protest the grand jury decisions in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
Though the developers of the soon-to-be released “Driving While Black” smartphone application want motorists to download their product, there is a time when they definitely don’t want users searching for it.