After a cop killed his son, Nicholas Heyward Sr. became a mentor to the Black Lives Matter movement. His crusade may finally pay off.
One study found that people who repeatedly viewed footage of deadly events were more traumatized than those who had witnessed the events in real life.
How the police shooting of a mentally ill black man has flown under the radar in 2016 America.
With the planet's gaze having moved on from the Olympics, Rio's neighborhood rap circles remain a vital venue for protesting police violence.
"I'm a free American. I can do what I'd like with my possessions."
The United States is alone in the world in electing its prosecutors, but how should officials handle the rage and resentment that boils over when police kill unarmed minorities?
Officer Michael T Slager can be seen firing at Walter L Scott eight times while Scott fled in a video that surfaced Tuesday.
It's fine for conservatives to use Garner's tragic death to decry the "nanny state," but they also shouldn't ignore the racial disparities that run through the US justice system.
They used teargas and batons, and two VICE journalists got attacked.
America invented teenagers and apparently reserves the right to kill them in cold blood, too.