Opinion

The 'war on terror' is a noose around Black America's neck

The imperial tactics of torture and suppression that stole the lives of countless Muslims also took George Floyd's life.

Shaheen Nassar

by Shaheen Nassar

Shaheen Nassar

United States

Police chief defends crackdown at Elijah McClain violin vigil

The defence comes after federal officials revealed they have been probing McClain's death since last year.

Police chief defends crackdown at Elijah McClain violin vigil

AJ Impact

Hate speech boycott: Over 400 brands to pull ads from Facebook

US rights groups have enlisted multinationals like Coca-Cola and Starbucks to pressure Facebook to block hate speech.

Hate speech boycott: Over 400 brands to pull ads from Facebook

United States

Ex-Atlanta officer who killed Rayshard Brooks granted bond

Garrett Rolfe faces charges including felony murder in the killing of Brooks, a 27-year-old Black man.

Ex-Atlanta officer who killed Rayshard Brooks granted bond

AJ Impact

Netflix to shift $100m to support lenders serving Black community

News of Netflix’s move to address racial inequality sent shares of Black-owned banks soaring on Tuesday.

Netflix to shift $100m to support lenders serving Black community

United States

George Floyd trials could move from Minneapolis: Judge

Judge said move of trials of the four ex-police officers likely if lawyers', officials' public statements continue.

George Floyd trials could move from Minneapolis: Judge

Inside Story

How should US police forces be reformed?

Anti-racism protesters demand radical changes after police killings of African Americans.

United States

Mississippi votes to remove Confederate emblem from state flag

The state is the last in the US with a flag and emblem that represented the fight for slavery during the civil war.

United States

Police identify man killed at Louisville Breonna Taylor protest

The victim was a 27-year-old photographer who had been documenting the ongoing protests on Instagram.

Police identify man killed at Louisville Breonna Taylor protest

United States

Trump 'white power' retweet condemned by Black Republican senator

Tim Scott said the president should not have retweeted the video of Trump supporter yelling the phrase at protesters.

Trump 'white power' retweet condemned by Black Republican senator

United States

US: Four men charged for trying to topple Andrew Jackson statue

Trump has pledged to prosecute anyone who vandalises federal monuments amid racial justice protests across the US.

US: Four men charged for trying to topple Andrew Jackson statue

Podcast

Carvell Wallace and Mahershala Ali on being Black in America

To move forward, writer Carvell Wallace says it is time for Americans to face their dark history.

Carvell Wallace and Mahershala Ali on being Black in America

US & Canada

Elijah McClain: Governor names special prosecutor to probe death

Saying 'I can't breathe', the 23-year-old unarmed Black man died after a scuffle with police in Colorado last year.

Elijah McClain: Governor names special prosecutor to probe death

Opinion

The US has reached a tipping point

The Southern 'rebels' who fought to keep slavery are finally being recognised for what they really are: traitors.

Larry Beinhart

by Larry Beinhart

Larry Beinhart

The Bottom Line

Angela Davis: 'Racism is embedded in the fabric of this country'

Legendary activist Angela Davis on the new push to end systemic racism in the US after decades of struggle for justice.