Thursday, August 11, 2022

Racism

Ole Miss Removes State Flag from Campus Over Confederate Symbol

*University of Mississippi campus police officers lowered the state flag in a ceremony Monday morning because it includes the Confederate battle flag — a...

Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty for Charleston Church Shooter

*A South Carolina prosecutor has announced she will pursue the death penalty against the man charged with killing nine people at a Charleston church...

Gov. Nikki Haley to #BlackLivesMatter: You Don’t Have to ‘Yell and Scream’ (Watch)

*South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has basically suggested that the #BlackLivesMatter movement take it down a notch, and respond to injustice more like the African...

WDBJ Shooter Said AME Church Massacre Was Tipping Point; Claimed He Was ‘Attacked for Being Gay’

*A man claiming to be Bryce Williams sent ABC News a 23-page fax this morning claiming his fatal shooting of a Virginia reporter and...

Dylann Roof Enters 33 ‘Not Guilty’ Pleas in Federal Court

*A federal magistrate entered not guilty pleas on 33 federal charges, including for hate crimes, for Dylann Roof, the white man accused of gunning...

It’s Official: Dylann Roof to be Charged with Federal Hate Crime

*Dylann Roof, already facing more than a dozen charges in the ruthless shooting spree that killed nine black worshippers in a Charleston, S.C., church,...

Jenny Horne, S. C. Republican, Cried a River in Speech to Remove C-Flag (Videos)

*Yes, the Confederate Flag has come down. Hooray! But it's important to reveal that there are some people, Republications of all things, that passionately...

Good Riddance: Confederate Flag Removed from S.C. Statehouse Amid Cheers (Watch)

*The Confederate flag was lowered and taken away from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse to the cheers of thousands on Friday, ending...

Dylann Roof Gets Indicted For Emanuel AME Church Massacre

*Nearly a month after the massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina the left nine people dead, the man responsible for the...

South Carolina Senate Votes to Remove Confederate Flag from Statehouse

*The South Carolina Senate has voted 37-3 to remove the Confederate flag from the pole on Statehouse grounds. ...Now, it's up to the House. The...

Serena Williams Refused to Play in South Carolina over Confederate Flag

*After winning her first round match at Wimbledon on Monday, Serena Williams shared her feelings about the Charleston massacre, calling the June 17 shooting...

S.C. Legislature Has Votes to Remove Confederate Flag; KKK to Rally at Statehouse

*There is enough support in the South Carolina legislature to remove the Confederate flag from the state Capitol grounds, according to number crunching from...

Bank of America and Wells Fargo Each Contribute $100K to Charleston Shooting Victims

*According to the Charlotte Observer, Bank of America has given $100,000 to the victims of the June 17 Charleston shooting and to a Charleston...

Dylan Roof’s Friends and Family Reflect on His Troubled Transition to Radicalization

*Although the world sees a heartless man who killed nine innocent people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, Dylann Roof’s friends...

Black Woman (Bree Newsome) Arrested for Removing SC Confederate Flag (WATCH)

*As you know there's been a lot of debate and action regarding removal of the Confederate flag, as of late. In South Carolina the talk...

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