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Baltimore Man Suing for $35 Million After Police Beat Down Caught on Video

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A Baltimore man is claiming police brutality after being punched repeatedly by an officer. According to abc2 , the incident, captured on surveillance video, occurred on June 15 outside of a liquor store. Kollin Truss, 32, was charged with assaulting Officer Vincent Cosom and Stephanie Coleman, Truss’ girlfriend at the time. In the police report, Cosom writes that Truss was ... Read More »

Boy kills himself inside school bathroom after being bullied

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By Dr. Sinclair Grey III No parent ever wants their child to face bullying. Unfortunately, when bullying leads to a child taking their own life, questions must be raised and solutions must be sought out immediately. In Florida, a family is grieving at the loss of Lamar Hawkins, III, a 14-year-old who committed suicide inside Greenwood Lake Middle School last ... Read More »

How Home-schoolers Will Be Affected By Common Core Testing | The Black Home School

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By: Krystle Crossman Parents and teachers have been resisting the Common Core standards in public schools all over the country. The standardized testing and educational standards that are being used are causing stress and frustration across the board. Parents are unable to help their children with their homework because they have no idea how they are supposed to solve some ... Read More »

Still No Justice A Century After Massacre of Town’s Black Residents

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April V. Taylor When people think about black massacres, the 1910 Slocum Massacre in Texas is not one that generally comes to mind, but descendents of the towns black residents are still seeking justice more than one hundred years after  the town’s black residents were terrorized and murdered, many in broad daylight while working fields, seeking shelter in their homes, ... Read More »

This is How the Cop Who Allegedly Sεxually Assαulted Black Women Got Caught

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The case of an Oklahoma police officer who allegedly rαped black women has made national headlines, but up until now, no one really knew how he was caught. According to BuzzFeed, Daniel Holtzclaw was apprehended after he targeted the wrong woman. To put it succinctly, prosecutors say Holtzclaw “messed up” when he assaυlted a woman who wouldn’t hesitate calling police. ... Read More »

BOSS Sports | Team USA Wins Gold In FIBA World Cup, Wins Every Game By At Least 22 Points

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris While Ray Rice and domestic violence has dominated the headlines, Team USA has quietly taken the gold medal at the FIBA World Cup after defeating Serbia 129-92. Paul George’s horrific leg injury and lack of participation of the NBA’s brightest stars cast a shadow over the start of the tournament, and after Kevin Durant left the ... Read More »

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