SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A criminal justice reform group that launched Tuesday has brought together Democratic and Republican governors, a Black Lives Matter organizer and a Koch Industries executive in an unlikely collaboration focusing on finding solutions to problems like racial disparity and the effects of a 1994 crime bill in policing and prisons. Veteran […]
For at least a year, the biggest page on Facebook purporting to be part of the Black Lives Matter movement was a scam with ties to a middle-aged white man in Australia, a review of the page and associated accounts and websites conducted by CNN shows.
Hamden police are investigating after a “Black Lives Matter” sign was vandalized in front of a religious building in the town.
Connecticut’s top elected officials, all Democrats, are harshly criticizing President Trump’s most recent remarks about the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend.
A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head.
A church in Westport was vandalized sometime during the overnight hours of Wednesday to Thursday, officials say.
Ahead of the second anniversary of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, that touched off a wave of protests nationwide, a coalition of more than 60 organizations affiliated with the Black Lives Matter movement has issued a list of demands calling for policing and criminal justice reforms.
Chanting for justice, some New Haven locals held a peaceful protest on the green this afternoon. Protesters chanted, “hands up, don’t shoot and black lives matter.”
Members of the All Souls Unitarian Universalist church are once again moved to action.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – A crowd assembled in the heart of West Hartford on Monday with a message to deliver. The demonstration brought out several dozen people and those who took part say they’re sick and tired of recent violence that has unfolded in places like Minnesota and Louisiana. Delisa Dixson of West Hartford […]