Three men protesting the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of white police officers in New York City and Ferguson, Missouri were arrested on Maryland’s Eastern shore just as an annual Christmas parade was about to start.
A week after their “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot!” show of solidarity, several St. Louis Rams players made another societal statement Sunday with the message: “I Can’t Breathe.”
For a second day this weekend, protesters have blocked traffic in Washington, this time on the Southeast-Southwest Freeway of Interstate-395.
In D.C. on Tuesday, about 300 people marched on Massachusetts Avenue from Mount Vernon Square.
Protesters were out in full force Tuesday night following the grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Protesters across the country are planning demonstrations even before they know whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.
About 60 students marched around the University of Maryland College Park campus Moday afternoon protesting what they say is the militarization of its police force.
A Virginia high school administrator is on leave after acknowledging that she retweeted an image that prompted a group of students to walk out of class in protest.
A group of students at Booker T. Washington High School has staged a protest over a tweet by the assistant principal that they deemed racist.
Thousands of people rallied outside the stadium in Minnesota before the Redskins-Vikings game, the latest protest against Washington’s divisive nickname.