by Associated Press onJuly 23, 2009
Sgt. James Crowley said he's disappointed that President Obama said officers acted "stupidly," despite acknowledging he didn't know all the facts.
July 23, 2009
Obama was on point about the frequency of racial profiling in this country. He missed the point about the racial element in Dr. Gates' arrest.
by Wil Haygood onJuly 22, 2009
The prism of race made Henry Louis Gates Jr. appear to be just another suspect.
July 21, 2009
Dr. Gates' Neighbors were surprised by his outrage. It's amazing how many Americans still live under a racist rock.
by Kevin Powell onJanuary 5, 2009
What I didn't have the heart to tell Mrs. Bell after her son's murder.
by James Braxton Peterson onJanuary 5, 2009
Testosterone, a strip club, and perceptions of black masculinity. For Sean Bell it was a deadly mix.
by Kai Wright onJanuary 5, 2009
The cops in the Sean Bell case walked because the judge said it was reasonable for them to be scared of three black men in a car. This paranoia defense has been used to forgive the murders of black people for a long time.
by Byron Hurt onJanuary 5, 2009
A video response to the Sean Bell verdict.
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