Tag Archives: African Americans

Dashcam Audio Charleena Davis Police Shooting

20 Jun

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Charleena Lyles, a pregnant mother of four was shot and killed by Seattle Police after she called 911 for help after a burglary. Here is the disturbing audio of that shooting.

More minorities buying guns following Donald Trump’s election

26 Nov

 

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More minorities have armed themselves in the weeks following the election, shopping for guns and attending weapons classes in record numbers, gun sellers and advocates said. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/more-minorities-buying-guns-following.html

Oldest remaining Tuskegee Airman, Willie N. Rogers , dies at 101

24 Nov

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We have lost another one, another hero, another example of excellence, we have lost another Tuskegee Airmen. God bless his soul. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/oldest-remaining-tuskegee-airman-willie.html

Kentucky church bans interracial couples

3 Dec

Kentucky church bans interracial couples

Gulnare Freewill Baptist Church in Kentucky has banned interracial couples. In a 9-6 vote the church passed a resolution banning the couples.

Read that resolution here: Kentucky Church bans interracial couples

US Navy ship named after civil rights leader Medgar Evers

13 Nov

US Navy ship named after civil rights leader Medgar Evers

The widow of Medgar Evers broke a bottle of champagne against the hull of a new Navy ship that has been named in honor of the slain civil rights leader. Read more here: US Navy ship named after civil rights leader Medgar Evers

New Black Panther Party holds rally against Pres. Obama

26 Apr

Members of the New Black Panther Party and the Black is Back coalition converged in a neighborhood in DC’s Southeast quadrant for a National Day of Action, demanding attention to inequalities in education, housing and healthcare. Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/04/new-black-panthers-rally-in-washington.html

School segregating black students during homeroom

28 Jan

School segregating black students during homeroom

Lancaster Pennsylvania has segregated black students not only by race but by gender during homeroom. The all-black homerooms are part of an experiment to determine if grouping students homogeneously  each day will help them socially and academically.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/01/school-segregating-black-stugents.html

Iowa congressman Steve King says Obama favors black people

16 Jun

Congressman King, ” Obama favors black people”

During an appearance on G. Gordon Liddy’s radio show this morning to discuss Arizona’s immigration law, Iowa congressman King suggested President Barack Obama was a racist and “favors the black person” while carrying out his presidential duties.

http://aareports.com/2010/06/congressman-king-obama-favors-black.html

Racial wealth gap in US getting wider.

20 May

Racial wealth gap getting wider:

A study by the Institute on Assets and Social Policy (IASP) at Brandeis University shows that the wealth gap between white and African-American families increased more than four times between 1984-2007, and middle-income white households now own far more wealth than high-income African Americans.

Read more here:

http://aareports.com/2010/05/us-racial-wealth-gap-quadrupled-since.html

Reparations: Is President Obama duping the AA Community?

16 May

Reparations: Is President Obama duping the AA Community?

Check out this thought provoking article by Dexter Rogers in which he ask the question. If Obama can give millions to Phillipine WWII veterans and billions to Native Americans for their mistreatment why can’t he do the same for African Americans whose forfathers endured slavery. Read the article here:

http://aareports.com/2010/05/reparations-is-president-obama-duping.html