Common does something not so common. He made the announcement that he will be hosting a free event in efforts to promote criminal justice reformation. Will you be attending the event in Cali?

Rickey Smiley was on vacation, but the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castille compelled him to make an early return to the airwaves of his nationally syndicated program “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.” Sign Up For Our Newsletter! He speaks openly about why he’s disturbed by the latest police shootings, remembers how police helped […]

Grammy-nominated singer Andra Day lends her powerful vocals to ESPN’s “Rise Up: A SportsCenter Special.” The one-hour long special looks at prominent black athletes and their personal…


  In the streets today, the citizens of Baltimore are still seeking justice for Freddie Gray. In the first pre-trial in the death of Freddie Gray, Judge Barry Williams, said that all 6 officers  that were charged in the death of Gray, will be tried separately. In April of this year, Freddie Gray sustained injuries while […]


  Cincinnati officials announced Wednesday that a University of Cincinnati police officer has been indicted on a charge of murder for fatally shooting an unarmed black man during a traffic stop earlier this month. “It was so unnecessary for this to occur,” Joe Deters, the Hamilton County prosecutor, said at a news conference Wednesday. Sam Dubose, 43, […]


I'm not sure which is worse—dying as a victim of police brutality, or living through police brutality only to watch other black people die at the hands of the police in the black lives matter movement.

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After the release of Freddie Gray’s case findings to the state Attorney, information released by the medical examiners office indicate that Freddie Gray’s fatal spinal injury, happened while he was obtained inside the back of the police van. Gray, who died a week after he was taken into police custody, was seen being dragged into a Baltimore Police van […]


  The views of this post are not the views of Radio One Inc. This is an editorial from Kelson The Urban Informer: From 2002-2008 folks who had never been to Bmore got a glimpse of what the city of Baltimore, Maryland was like. For those from Baltimore, watching ‘The Wire’ was a waste of […]


Russ Parr “there’s a difference between protesting & looting!” We’re all praying for the city of Baltimore. Everyone is angry over the death of Freddie Gray. We’re asking for peaceful protests. Stop the violence! Allow justice to prevail. Prayer’s up!         Your Thoughts? “The Russ Parr Morning Show” Monday- Friday 6-10am & […]

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Protests continue in Beavercreek, Ohio as the family members of 22- year-old John Crawford fight for justice for his murder. Officer Sean Williams will not be charged even after surveillance footage was released on Wednesday that showed an innocent man was killed once again by another cop. The incident took place when Crawford was holding […]