After a three-year fight for his freedom, the rapper was released last month. His lawyer explained what Drakeo's story says about our justice system.
More Than 1,500 People Are Incarcerated on 'Jim Crow Jury' Decisions. The Supreme Court Could Give Them Another Chance.
80 percent of those convicted by "Jim Crow juries" in Louisiana were Black.
Two Black filmmakers were hired to film a Trump rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma in June. They ended up in a Trump attack ad.
Karon Hylton's death has sparked two nights of protests in Washington, D.C. Police have responded with pepper spray and flashbangs.
'If You Attack Us, We Will Kill You': The Not Fucking Around Coalition Wants to Protect Black Americans
The paramilitary group of at least a few thousand armed Black members describes itself as “America’s Black militia.”
Dozens of people were arrested in Philadelphia on Tuesday night and police ordered some residents to stay in their homes.
“Why didn’t they use a Taser?” his father said. “His mother was trying to defuse the situation.”
North Dakota cut 60% of its polling stations in the name of COVID and the shift to vote-by-mail. Now Indigenous people have 50-mile treks to a post office.
‘It’s Very Much a Racial Issue’: Why Georgia Has Slashed Hundreds of Polling Places in the Last 4 Years
The wave of closures came after a 2013 U.S. Supreme Court decision that gutted a key provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act meant to ensure fair voting practices in states with a history of racially-motivated voter suppression.
Before Trump, the Department of Justice rarely investigated polling stations for violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act. Now they’re being closed in nine states.
Exclusive VICE News analysis shows a 20% cut in election locations nationwide, and much deeper cuts in California, Maryland, Kentucky, New Jersey, Nevada and North Dakota.