Day: June 27, 2020

Grand Jury indicts three white men for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery

A Glynn County, Georgia, grand jury has indicted a father and son and their friend for the February 23 murder of Ahmaud Arbery, a 25- year-old Black man who was out for a jog. Cobb District Attorney Joyette M. Holmes said Travis McMichael, Greg McMichael and William R. Bryan have been indicted for five counts of malice murder, two counts[Read More…]

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The Wilmington, N.C., police department fires three patrolmen for racist video comments

In 1898, armed white supremacists overthrew the city’s democratically elected government because black men had obtained positions power and their influence was increasing   Wilmington, North Carolina, Police Chief Donny Williams has fired three white uniformed officers for their video-recorded racist comments in which one officer, Michael K. Piner, said a “civil war is coming, and I can’t wait to[Read More…]