Tag: Michael Brown

Borne Out Of Racism, Defiant AME Church Preaches Social Justice Through...

The murderous rampage on a summer evening in Charleston evoked visceral reactions and brought back memories of the church’s birth more than two centuries ago.

NY Auto Giant Raises $103K For LI Girl With Rare Disease

“Marisa is like part of our family.”

Thousands Attend Slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos’ Funeral

The 40-year-old leaves behind his wife and two children.

Florida Police Officer From LI Charles Kondek Shot Dead Early Sunday...

The father of six was from North Massapequa.

Long Islanders Rally as Thousands Protest Police Killings in NYC, D.C.

“It’s important that we raise awareness and show people that we can spread peace."

Hundreds Protesting Garner Decision Shut Down Sunrise Highway

Outraged Long Islanders took to the streets Sunday.

Thousands Protest Police Killings of Eric Garner & Michael Brown in...

The diverse group of protesters stormed city streets, forcing the shut down of Broadway, the West Side Highway, Brooklyn Bridge and Holland Tunnel.

Garner Grand Jury Decision Sparks Protests, Federal Civil Rights Probe

U.S. Attorney General Eric holder said his office was awaiting the decision before announcing the probe.

No Indictment in Eric Garner’s Choke Death

A grand jury empaneled in Staten Island has declined to indict an NYPD officer in connection with the chokehold death of Eric Garner, according...

Scenes From Ferguson-Inspired Protests Nationwide

Thousands marched in more than a dozen U.S. cities.
hofstra transfer day today