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Blacks in blue targeted too?

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Officers who speak up about corruption or police brutality and abuses are quickly targeted and drummed out of the department under not just fear for future jobs but even fear... »

Who framed Marilyn J. Mosby—and what are we going to do about it?

by Richard B. Muhammad | May 12, 2015 - 9:37:27 AM

Since State’s Attorney Mosby decided to charge six officers in connection with the death of Mr. Gray, a 25-year-old Black male in a poor Black neighborhood, the local White media and the national White press have gone after her. »

Hands off Marilyn J. Mosby!

by FinalCall.com News | May 5, 2015 - 11:40:35 AM

The decision by Baltimore’s state’s attorney to indict six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, an unarmed 25-year-old Black man, brought a predictable barrage of criticism and howls of a rush to judgment. Next came false assertions that the prosecutor kowtowed to demands of protestors and bowed to fears the city could go up in flames. »

Running from the law or the lawless?

by FinalCall.com News | Apr 28, 2015 - 8:08:11 AM

The head of the Baltimore Police Department has admitted some clear violations in the handling of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who ended up with a severed spine, and whose death has focused national and international attention on a town that once dubbed itself “Charm City.” »

No end to assaults on Black life

by FinalCall.com News | Apr 22, 2015 - 11:47:09 AM

The death of a Black man arrested and allegedly abused police officers in Baltimore brought renewed anguish, sorrow and outrage to Black America. »

Lies, damn lies and media lies

by FinalCall.com News | Mar 24, 2015 - 11:13:37 AM

Nearly every time a Black male is accused of a crime, the police version becomes the unquestioned story though the accused is supposed to be innocent until proven guilty and the media is supposed to be a watchdog and counter powerful institutions. »

America's divided house

by FinalCall.com News | Mar 18, 2015 - 11:20:33 AM

As negotiators for the United States and Iran sought an agreement on Iran’s nuclear program and to lessen tension between the nations, the biggest fight was not in Lausanne, Switzerland among negotiators but inside the U.S. as Republicans, Zionists and war hawks tried to pummel the president over the yet to be completed deal. »

False ADL charges and lies don’t change the truth

by FinalCall.com News | Mar 12, 2015 - 9:33:52 AM

With help from its lackeys and extremists on the right, the Anti-Defamation League has continued its false characterizations of the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam as anti-Semitic for daring to speak to the incredible amount of power and influence Zionist Jews have over the U.S., its leadership, its policies and its priorities. »

The Day of Judgment --in which we now live

by FinalCall.com News | Feb 25, 2015 - 10:18:33 AM

All of the Abrahamic religions teach about the coming of God or a messianic figure at the end of the world. But teachings of God’s coming and a day of judgment appear to be either an apocalyptic razing of the planet or day that will never actually come. »

Economics and progress in Black History Month

by FinalCall.com News | Feb 3, 2015 - 3:59:25 PM

Each February there are celebrations, assignments, contests and even deals and promotions as Black History Month comes in. And while we look back at historical figures, enjoy recitations of speeches and dressing up to act out historic events and personalities, perhaps in 2015, this month can be devoted to looking forward. »

'No one is watching the watchers'

by FinalCall.com News | Jan 27, 2015 - 5:42:50 PM

The United States has over one million people locked up in jails and prisons across the country and just over 4,300 people behind bars died in local jails and state prisons in 2012, according to federal officials. »

America's economic nightmare

by FinalCall.com News | Jan 21, 2015 - 11:58:07 AM

Each year the president gives a State of the Union address and each year America pauses to pay symbolic homage to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As the president speaks to a variety of issues an overriding problem connects the State of the Union and the legacy of Dr. King: economic injustice. »

Targeting Islam when Muslims suffer most from violence

by FinalCall.com News | Jan 13, 2015 - 5:24:57 PM

The killings attributed to French citizens and brothers Cherif Kouachi and Said Kouachi and Amedy Coulibaly have drawn a call for “moderate” Muslims to reject violence and the use of violence in the name of the faith. One analyst went so far as to say that until “moderate” Muslims speak up these killings will not stop. »

Conspiracy theories and unnecessary Black deaths

by FinalCall.com News | Jan 6, 2015 - 8:40:05 PM

When an emergency arises in Africa or elsewhere in the Black world, our vulnerability to those who provide care for us surfaces alongside the threat to life that must be responded to. »

Black Lives Matter or Black Lives Should Matter ...

by FinalCall.com News | Dec 31, 2014 - 10:55:11 AM

As the year comes to a close, reflections about what the outgoing year brought and what the upcoming year will bring are appropriate. The point of such reflections is to learn from what has happened and to take those lessons into the new year. »

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Blacks in blue targeted too?

Officers who speak up about corruption or police brutality and...

Who framed Marilyn J. Mosby—and what are we going to do about it?

Since State’s Attorney Mosby decided to charge six officers in...

Hands off Marilyn J. Mosby!

The decision by Baltimore’s state’s attorney to indict six police...

Running from the law or the lawless?

The head of the Baltimore Police Department has admitted some...

No end to assaults on Black life

The death of a Black man arrested and allegedly abused...

Lies, damn lies and media lies

Nearly every time a Black male is accused of a...

America's divided house

As negotiators for the United States and Iran sought an...

False ADL charges and lies don’t change the truth

With help from its lackeys and extremists on the right,...

The Day of Judgment --in which we now live

All of the Abrahamic religions teach about the coming of...

Economics and progress in Black History Month

Each February there are celebrations, assignments, contests and even deals...

'No one is watching the watchers'

The United States has over one million people locked up...

America's economic nightmare

Each year the president gives a State of the Union...

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