Mayor Pete Buttigieg said “all lives matter” in 2015 speech addressing the tensions between South Bend’s police department and the city’s black community, stirred up in part by Buttigieg’s request that the city’s first black police chief resign in 2012.
The Associated Press issued a clarification to a piece on a conspiracy theory about a number of Ferguson protesters following criticism from the Washington Free Beacon.
During the 1990s and early 2000s, the “Clinton body count” conspiracy was all the rage. Perhaps you got the same chain email I did: did you know over 50 individuals connected to President Bill Clinton have died in mysterious circumstances?
Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.) praised Black Lives Matter activists for their “incredible” and “smart” activism during her Wednesday night Comedy Central interview, saying their demonstrations enabled some of the accomplishments she made on criminal justice reform.
After Black Lives Matter activist and Intercept columnist Shaun King implied that a man unconnected with the murder of a young girl may have committed the crime, the man’s family claim they received death threats on social media.
The wife of a Facebook cofounder has provided a bulk of the funding to a political action committee that was co-founded by Black Lives Matter (BLM) activist Shaun King to target district attorney races across the country in an attempt to “fight structural racism.”
Women’s March co-founder Tamika Mallory attacked the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Tuesday in a series of tweets where she accused the Jewish organization of attacking black people, prompting agreement from a Black Lives Matter co-founder.
The largest Black Lives Matter page on Facebook is actually a scam tied to a white man in Australia that funneled money to Australian bank accounts, according to a report published Monday.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) appeared to criticize former President Barack Obama’s leadership of the Democratic Party on Wednesday, drawing backlash from those who consider his message to black voters tone-deaf.