Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from NorthStarNewsToday.com (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Magic Johnson has unexpectedly resigned as president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers after a disappointing season even though LeBron James was […]
By Kim Eckart Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from NorthStarNewsToday.com (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Whites who are more likely to make microaggressions against Black people are also more likely to hold some degree of […]
“BAJI is appalled by Trump’s decision to rescind DACA. By cancelling the program President Trump is again pandering to white supremacists over immigrant and poor communities as well as millions of organizations, businesses and allies that support DACA recipients,” said Opal Tometi, executive director of BAJI, which is based in New York. […]
By Frederick H. Lowe Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from NorthStarNewsToday.com (TriceEdneyWire.com) – A Las Vegas police officer pointed a gun at Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett’s head and threatened to kill […]
Although subtle, widespread racial disparities in officers’ language use may erode police-community relations, researchers warn.
“…the many small differences in how they spoke with community members added up to pervasive racial disparities.” […]
These findings are based on a nationwide database—which the researchers created—of state patrol stops. The database contains key details from millions of records collected from 2011 to 2015 and is part of an effort to statistically analyze police practices. […]