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Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Once A Member Of Police Force Disbanded Over Racism

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Once A Member Of Police Force Disbanded Over Racism

AFRICANGLOBE – Darren Wilson the officer who killed Michael Brown was a member of the Jennings Police Department, which was so racist and corrupt it had to be disbanded in 2011.

All-Black Baseball Team From Chicago Wins Little League World Series

AFRICANGLOBE – Most of the coverage about the Little League World Series so far has been devoted to Philadelphia’s star pitcher Mo’ne Davis. But Davis’ team fell out of the tournament Thursday — and it’s the team who knocked them out that’s writing the headlines now. Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West claimed the U.S. Championship title in a 7-5 victory over Las Vegas on Saturday.

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Black Americans Were Never Given A Chance

AFRICANGLOBE – The truth is that the US has always made things extremely difficult for Black Americans regardless of their best efforts. There is no case more true, than the 1921 race riots in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which left more than 300 Black Americans dead, and thousands injured and demoralized.

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Mourners Gather For The Funeral Of Michael Brown

AFRICANGLOBE – The body of Michael Brown lay in a black and gold casket topped with a St. Louis Cardinals baseball cap on Monday as family, supporters and activists gathered for the funeral of the Black teenager slaughtered by a White police officer Darren Wilson.

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Justice System Finds Little Trust Among Black-Americans

AFRICANGLOBE – Grand juries in the United States meet behind closed doors to determine if there is sufficient evidence for an indictment leading to trial. But so deep is the lack of trust among Black Americans in their nation’s criminal justice system that many dread the idea that Darren Wilson, 28, a police officer for six years, might get off scot-free.

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Dying Slowly: Black Teen Birth Rate At An All-Time Low

AFRICANGLOBE – The government agency reports 277,749 babies were born in 2013 to mothers who were under the age of 20. That is the lowest number recorded since the CDC began collecting birthrate data in 1940. Between 1991 and 2012, the rate for Black teens saw the largest decline of 63%, and birthrates were down in all 50 states.

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Teacher Instructs Kids To Reenact Michael Brown’s Killing—Tells White Kids To ‘Shoot’

AFRICANGLOBE – An elementary school teacher in Selma, Ala., has been suspended without pay after she instructed her students to reenact the police-involved shooting death of unarmed Michael Brown.

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Black Americans Not Satisfied With Obama’s Response To Ferguson

AFRICANGLOBE – A new CBS News/New York Times poll shows that Americans give President Obama mixed reviews for his handling of the situation in Ferguson, Mo.

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New Graphic Video Shows US Police Shoot And Kill Black Man In Missouri

AFRICANGLOBE – A new video shows American police officers shot dead a young African-American man in Missouri a few days after a Black teenager, Michael Brown was slaughtered by police. Two police officers on Tuesday killed 25-year-old Kajieme Powell after a report of a theft in St. Louis.

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