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#Racial Tensions

# racial-tensions - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager
# Roy Oliver
# Roy Oliver

Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager

Aug 29th 2018, 7:44 AM 32,393 Views 54 Comments

Roy Oliver could face between five to 99 years in prison.

# racial-tensions - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

'You could hear the bones breaking' - South Africa haunted by racially charged murders
# Racial Tensions
# Racial Tensions

'You could hear the bones breaking' - South Africa haunted by racially charged murders

Dec 27th 2017, 6:05 AM 34,041 Views 10 Comments

Robert Turner was one of the latest victims of a long campaign of violence against the country’s farmers who are largely white.

# racial-tensions - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Protests as ex-police officer in Missouri 'not guilty' in black man's death
# Racial Tensions
# Racial Tensions

Protests as ex-police officer in Missouri 'not guilty' in black man's death

Sep 16th 2017, 5:10 PM 9,757 Views 67 Comments

The police officer said he had acted in self-defence.

# racial-tensions - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Protests and arrests in St Louis after black teenager shot dead by police
# Racial Tensions
# Racial Tensions

Protests and arrests in St Louis after black teenager shot dead by police

Aug 20th 2015, 8:04 AM 13,587 Views 73 Comments

Police say the 18-year-old pointed a gun at officers before they opened fire.

# racial-tensions - Monday 20 July, 2015

White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman
# The Bigger Man
# The Bigger Man

White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman

Jul 20th 2015, 9:37 AM 34,204 Views 52 Comments

This is something you couldn’t make up.

# racial-tensions - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year
# Timeline
# Timeline

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year

Dec 24th 2014, 5:30 PM 7,166 Views 41 Comments

The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.

# racial-tensions - Thursday 4 December, 2014

NYPD cop won't face charges over chokehold death of unarmed man
# Racial Tensions
# Racial Tensions

NYPD cop won't face charges over chokehold death of unarmed man

Dec 4th 2014, 7:35 AM 24,230 Views 116 Comments

Footage of police arresting Eric Garner sparked outrage and drew comparisons to the deadly police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.

# racial-tensions - Sunday 30 November, 2014

The police officer who shot Michael Brown has resigned
# Ferguson
# Ferguson

The police officer who shot Michael Brown has resigned

Nov 30th 2014, 9:44 AM 15,679 Views 72 Comments

“It is my hope that my resignation will allow the community to heal.”

# racial-tensions - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Explainer: What is happening in Ferguson, Missouri?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What is happening in Ferguson, Missouri?

Nov 25th 2014, 7:36 AM 58,626 Views 73 Comments

It’s in the news again this morning – but why?

# racial-tensions - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Ferguson to be under curfew for the second night
# Racial Tensions
# Racial Tensions

Ferguson to be under curfew for the second night

Aug 17th 2014, 7:58 PM 15,431 Views 112 Comments

The US Attorney General has asked for a second autopsy on the body of Michael Brown.