living while black

Politics
The state is attempting to curb racially fraught incidents by making it a crime to call the police on someone with the intent to discriminate.
Crime
Ruby Howell of Starkville, Mississippi, was charged with a single misdemeanor charge of threatening exhibition of a weapon.
Black Voices
Jessica Richardson said Ruby Howell treated them like they were "a stray dog that's on your porch."
Black Voices
Jermaine Massey was asked to leave the DoubleTree hotel in Portland, Oregon, and give up his room after employees encountered him in the lobby.
Politics
Witnesses say a cop shot Jemel Roberson as he held down a suspect in a shooting at the bar.
Videos
Two black women had broken down by roadside when a white woman started to threaten and harass them.
Black Voices
The woman also threatened to "bring out my concealed weapons too."
U.S. News
But Jeremiah Harvey now forgives the woman, who has been dubbed "Cornerstore Caroline."
Videos
A 9-year-old boy was falsely accused of groping a woman in a bodega. #cornerstorecaroline
Black Voices
Jeremiah Harvey, 9, and his mom rejected "Cornerstore Caroline's" apology at a meeting Monday.
Videos
New York Senator Jesse Hamilton wants to make it a hate crime to call the cops on someone just because they’re black.
U.S. News
"All I did was be black," Oumou Kanoute said.
Black Voices
The "Mission: Impossible" star said a neighbor had reported a "large black man" was breaking in.
Black Voices
Viktor Stevenson says he was testing the security system at his gourmet lemonade store last week when four cops approached him.
Politics
Maybe not your life. But somebody's.