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Killed By Cops: Dog’s Family Awarded Nearly The Same Amount As Michael Brown’s Parents

*Over the weekend it was revealed that the city of Ferguson “secretly” awarded Michael Brown’s family a “wrongful death claim” of $1.5 million. After the officer-involved shooting of the unarmed black teen back in 2014, President Obama told Americans that Brown’s death “awakened our nation once again to the reality that [black people] have long […]

Mike Brown Family Settlement $1.5 Million: Attorney for City of Ferguson

*Earlier we announced that Michael Brown Sr. and Lezley McSpadden, the parents of Michael Brown, had received a settlement form the city of Ferguson, but the amount was not made known. Now, a report from the AP says the insurance company for the city of Ferguson, Missouri, paid $1.5 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit […]

Warner Bros Set for Mike Brown Film Based on his Mom’s Book (Report)

*A film about the police shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown is reportedly in the works at Warner Bros. According to The Tracking Board, the studio has purchased rights to Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown, a memoir co-written by Brown’s mother, Lezley McSpadden and […]

Michael Brown’s Mom, Lezley McSpadden, Receives High School Diploma Along with Daughter

*Here’s something interesting and inspiring. Lezley McSpadden, the mother of Michael Brown, recently walked across the stage in Missouri to receive her high school diploma. What’s also interesting is that McSpadden earned her diploma alongside her daughter, Daysa, thanks to the local school district’s adult high school education program, which allowed her to attend classes […]

The Ferguson Uprising Story Told in ‘Whose Streets?’ – WATCH TRAILER

*Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, WHOSE STREETS? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police and left lying in the street for hours, it marks a breaking point for the residents of St. Louis, Missouri. Grief, long-standing […]

More Ferguson Unrest After New Video Casts Doubt on Claim Michael Brown Robbed Store

*Gunfire rang out in Ferguson, Missouri Sunday night following the release of new surveillance footage showing Michael Brown in the store that police claimed he robbed before being fatally shot by a white officer. There were no known arrests and no one is believed to have been shot, the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department said in […]

Michael Brown Update: Parents Fight Ferguson for Access to His Records

*Michael Brown‘s parents have a problem with a request from the city of Ferguson for their son’s medical and academic records. The city wants them as it defends itself against a lawsuit Brown’s parents filed over the 2014 police shooting death of the unarmed 18-year-old. In a December court filing, Michael Brown Sr. and Lezley […]

Nate Parker, Mothers of the Movement, Maxwell Sit Down with Ed Gordon

*The Sept 13 premiere of Ed Gordon’s news magazine show on Bounce TV will feature his exclusive and emotional interview from Ferguson, Missouri with five Mothers of The Movement, African-American women whose children have been shot, with four killed, in acts of violence: Sybrina Fulton (Trayvon Martin), Lucia McBath (Jordan Davis), Lezley McSpadden (Michael Brown), […]

Michael Brown’s Mom on Cameo in Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’: ‘I Felt Special’ (Listen)

*Michael Brown’s mother, Lesley McSpadden, says appearing in Beyonce’s “Lemonade” mini-film made her feel “special,” and that she appreciates the singer “for being bold enough to confront things and be sensitive at the same time.” McSpadden was interviewed by publisher Judith Regan for a special one-hour SiriusXM interview that will air in full on May […]

Pier’s Morgan Chooses ‘The Old Beyoncé’ Over ‘Lemonade’ Flavored Version

*Not  that anybody really gives a rat’s arse, but for the record, Piers Morgan is not on board with Beyoncé’s current mind state as he voiced his preference for “the old Beyoncé.” Morgan’s views of the Beyoncé of old versus her present day version came as he took in the singer’s visual album “Lemonade,” which premiered […]

Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ Special Re-Ignites Jay Z Cheating Talk

*Leave it to Beyoncé to steal conversation away from Donald Trump. She did just that with her HBO special, “Lemonade,” as the visual album of the same name-dropped during the event’s airing on Saturday night. As TooFab points out, the special was filled with a healthy mix of “masterfully-shot music videos and brutal lyrics about […]

Delrish Moss: Veteran Officer Named New Ferguson Police Chief

*More than a year and a half after the death of Michael Brown, Ferguson, Mo. has named it’s a new chief of police. On Thursday (Mar. 31), veteran Florida police officer Delrish Moss was picked to lead the Ferguson Police Departmen, according to reports. The news of Moss’marks a turning point for the department, which […]

Beyoncé’s Next Video to Reportedly Feature Trayvon Martin’s Parents

*Hey haters, check this out. Beyoncé is not letting the uproar over her “Formation” music video affect her as she takes things a step further with her next video. Reportedly the parents of Trayvon Martin will be featured in the video along with family members of Tamir Rice and Michael Brown. All three teens are noted […]