Racism

White US grocery store shooting suspect charged with hate crimes

Prosecutors say Gregory Bush killed two African Americans based on their race during last month's shooting in Kentucky.

White US grocery store shooting suspect charged with hate crimes

Black Lives Matter

US: Thousands raised for black security guard killed by white cop

A GoFundMe page crosses six figure mark after killing of Jemel Robinson while he was subduing a suspected gunman.

US: Thousands raised for black security guard killed by white cop

Al Jazeera Correspondent

A Moral Debt: The Legacy of Slavery in the USA

A journey of self-discovery and education, spanning the legacy of Confederate America and its modern ramifications.

United States

White man pleads guilty to shooting 3 black men during Katrina

Thirteen years after Hurricane Katrina, Roland Bourgeois admits he shot three African Americans because of their race.

White man pleads guilty to shooting 3 black men during Katrina

US & Canada

Video shows Chicago officer shooting unarmed autistic teen

Watchdog agency releases footage of off-duty cop shooting and wounding black autistic 18-year-old during 2017 encounter.

Video shows Chicago officer shooting unarmed autistic teen

Black Lives Matter

White Chicago cop convicted of murder in shooting of black teen

Jason Van Dyke found guilty of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald.

White Chicago cop convicted of murder in shooting of black teen

Black Lives Matter

Chicago braces for verdict in trial of cop who killed black teen

Jason Van Dyke, a white officer, is charged with two counts of first degree murder in 2014 killing of Laquan McDonald.

Chicago braces for verdict in trial of cop who killed black teen

Black Lives Matter

Laquan McDonald: Black teen remembered as white cop goes on trial

Community holds vigil for McDonald as murder trial continues for white officer Jason Van Dyke over 2014 killing.

Laquan McDonald: Black teen remembered as white cop goes on trial

United States

Jury selection begins in Chicago for Laquan McDonald murder trial

Jury selection began in Chicago for one of the most racially volatile trials in years, and its outcome could have national implications.

US & Canada

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike campaign faces opposition

Controversial campaign featuring former NFL quarterback, who knelt several times during the US national anthem to protest against racial injustice, is dividing NFL fans.

Sport

Athletes side with Kaepernick as shoe ad goes viral

NFL quarterback who sparked debate over race-based police brutality becomes new face of a viral advertising campaign.

Athletes side with Kaepernick as Nike 'Just Do It' ad goes viral

Black Lives Matter

White ex-officer guilty of murder for killing black boy

Jury convicts white former Texas police officer who shot and killed 15-year-old African American in April 2017.

Ex-officer Roy Oliver guilty of murder for killing Jordan Edwards

Black Lives Matter

Protests erupt in Chicago after black man fatally shot by police

Harith Augustus, known as Snoop the barber, was killed on Saturday, prompting clashes between police and protesters.

Protests erupt in Chicago after black man fatally shot by police

United States

US police officer charged over black teen killing

East Pittsburgh officer charged with criminal homicide for shooting 17-year-old Antwon Rose who was fleeing police.

US police officer charged in fatal shooting of unarmed teen

United States

Hundreds protest police killing of unarmed black teen

Protests continue for third day after officer kills unarmed black 17-year-old who was fleeing police.

Antwon Rose: Hundreds protest police killing of unarmed teen