Elijah McClain’s Family Sues City of Aurora, Police Officers, and Paramedics Over His Chokehold Death

The family of Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old Black man who died last year after police officers in Aurora, Colorado, put him in a chokehold and then injected him with ketamine while he was handcuffed, filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday alleging that the officers violated his civil rights. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Colorado, names the... Continue Reading →

PODCAST: Whyte House Family Devotional Reading of Charles Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening #205 with with Daniel Whyte III

Gospel Light Society Podcasts · Whyte House Family Devotional Reading of Charles Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening #205 This is Daniel Whyte III, president of Gospel Light Society International with the Whyte House Family Devotional Reading of Charles Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening podcast. This is Episode #205. Charles Spurgeon was a prominent English Particular Baptist preacher.... Continue Reading →

Black women who don’t straighten their afro curls are ‘less likely to get jobs because employers perceive them to be less professional’, research suggests

Black women with 'natural' hairstyles, such as curly afros or braids, are perceived as less professional than those who straighten their hair, a new study claims. Experts in the US say black women suffer from a lack of job opportunities due to their hair, particularly in industries that 'dictate a more conservative appearance' such as... Continue Reading →

Seattle’s first black police chief blames ‘lack of respect for officers’ for her decision to resign after City Council voted to defund the force and cut 100 officers

Seattle's first Black police chief, who enjoyed deep support in its minority communities, is stepping down in protest of cuts made by the CIty Council that will see a reduction of almost 100 officers, most of them minorities. Carmen Best announced her retirement Monday night, just hours after the City Council voted to cut her... Continue Reading →

Train engineer speaks out after Salt Lake City cops set K-9 on him as he lay with hands on ground and says he was attacked because he’s black and reveals his leg may have to be amputated

This is the horrifying moment a police dog was ordered to attack a black man who was on his knees with his hands in the air, leaving him with injuries so severe that his leg may be amputated. Salt Lake City police scrambled to the home of Jeffery Ryans, 36, after a call was made... Continue Reading →

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