If you are awarded a grammy, you are considered to be the best artist among your peers. The problem is, the Grammys is a white-dominated organization and while it has long "included" non-white people, specifically Black people in the music business, the industry continues to support, promote and reward music that is harmful to black people in general and black women and girls specifically.
Victims to Victorious host Angell Falls recaps some of the information shared by a panelist who was part of Sunday’s gun violence event in Chicago.View More V2V: Recap of the V2V Chicago Gun Violence Event 8/9
Crump said, “This is a heartbreaking example of how our educational and policing systems train children to be criminals by treating them like criminals,” Crump said in a statement. “If convicted, the child, in this case, would have been a convicted felon at eight years old. This little boy was failed by everyone who played a part in this horrific incident.”View More Neo Slavery: Benjamin Crump Representing 8 yr Old Student Saved From Prison Pipeline
A Clay County, Florida Sherriff in all his thuggish bravado issued threats to non-existent protestors because of what he has seen on cable news shows.…View More BTR News: Thuggish Florida Sheriff Threatens Non-existent Protesters
Victims 2 Victorious or V2V is a podcast that raises awareness about the public health issue of intracommunity gun violence. The host and special guests will look at a few news stories over the past week related to incidents of gun violence in the African-American community specifically and the United States in general.View More V2V: Gun Violence Acts, Acts Against Gun Violence
Discussing this BS “committee of understanding” proposed by Gaston County Commissioner Philbeck that’s to bring together people who want to practice justice in removing a racist symbol from the Gaston County courthouse courtyard and those who want to keep practicing racism.View More BTR News: Gaston County Commissioner Philbeck Is A Problem!
In this episode of BTR News, we will take a look at the case of Jamrion Robinson who was brutality shot and killed by an apparent police lynch mob involving several law enforcement agencies in the state of Georgia in 2016. We spoke with Monteria Robinson about her son’s killing by police that she characterized as murder as she continues to seek justice.View More BTR News: The Police Lynch Mob Murder Of Jamarion Robinson
In this episode of BTR News w/ Scotty Reid, Scotty takes a look at a press release which was issued on behalf of Entrepreneur Solomon Ali, an African-American businessman who alleges he is the target of a racist attack in the form of complaint against him filed by the Securities & Exchange Commission. Details of the SEC complaint were not included in the press release. Mr. Ali’s story does raise some eyebrows but not in the way it might have been intended.View More BTR News: Black Entreprenuer Alleges SEC Is Targeting Him Because They Want To Kill Him Like George Floyd
This term the U.S. Supreme Court closely considered eight different petitions dealing with the controversial doctrine of qualified immunity. Ultimately, it denied them all. In this episode, we talk about what the Court’s decision means for IJ’s fight for police and government accountability—and where we go from here.View More Institute For Justice: Why Won’t the Supreme Court Hold Police Accountable?
In this episode of New Abolitionist Radio, Scotty and Maxwell take a look at reports out of New Jersey that show dire circumstances for prisoners, staff, and the serious threat being posed to communities in New Jersey by COVID 19 and the state’s handling of the crisis. Maxwell also shared unexpected news related to the Die Jim Crow project being allowed to provide some masks for prisoners.View More New Abolitionists Radio: New Jersey Prisons Pose Serious COVID 19 Threat To Communities, Leading Nation In Preventable Deaths
In this episode of BTR News w/ Scotty Reid, Scotty provides an analysis of the political statement Sean “Puffy” Combs recently made as reported by XXLMag.com. Combs threatened to hold the Black vote “hostage” if Joe Biden’s campaign makes some promises that result in policy to change and improve the lives of Black and Brown people.View More BTR News: Sean “Puffy” Combs Issues Political Threat to Democrats And Joe Biden
US history books and establishment media do not promote objective views of the nation of Cuba. Cuba under Castro did far more to export freedom and democracy than the US government and its allies ever did and in fact, it was often American and European forces doing everything possible to keep Africans from their independence.View More African Independence Movements & Cuba Under Fidel Castro
By Scotty T. Reid / BTR News – The political establishment continues it uses of the establishment “free press” to disingenuously attack Democratic front runner Bernie Sanders for complimenting the literacy programs of Cuba, something Sanders points out is the same thing Barack Obama did in reference to Cuba on multiple occasions.View More Video: Bloomberg, Biden And The Establishment Have Been Riding With Dictators, Despots & Murderers
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On today’s #WYSC — over the weekend Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) let her critics know she was right in February to push back against Amazon’s…View More Rep. AOC & Sen. Sanders Told You Amazon Didn’t “Need” nor Deserved Tax Payer Funded Subsidies