A St. Louis Grand Jury refused to indict Mike Brown's killer — Police Officer Darren Wilson. Not it's up to the Department of Justice who has the power to arrest and prosecute Officer Darren Wilson under federal criminal charges. Raise your voice today to ensure our national leaders step in where Missouri's politicians have failed, and secure justice for Mike Brown immediately. More »
The Waltons have more wealth than the net worth of 4 out of 5 Black people combined. The contrast of the country's largest employer of Black workers being worth more than the bottom 79% of Black families is startling. Thankfully there is something Walmart can do to close this gap. Tell Walmart to publicly commit to $15/hour and full-time hours for its employees. More »
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Members of the activist group Color of Change are questioning Ferguson, Missouri police’s reasoning for seizing a “rolling billboard” truck criticizing Gov. Jay Nixon (D) during a protest Wednesday night.
“Missouri law enforcement continues to try to violate our first amendment rights and silence our calls for justice for Mike Brown,” the group’s executive director, Rashad Robinson, said in a statement. “But we’re strong, we’re organized, and we will hold Governor Nixon responsible for allowing the systematic violation of Black Missourians’ free speech and human rights.” More »