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NASCAR appoints Brandon Thompson to lead diversity efforts

NASCAR appointed industry veteran Brandon Thompson to be its vice president, Diversity and Inclusion in the newly created position. It was a further acknowledgment that change is necessary for the racing industry which is majority white. READ MORE: Who is NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace? The announcement was made Tuesday that Thompson will lead the sanctioning body’s […]

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Atlanta cop who shot Rayshard Brooks had twelve prior misconduct complaints

This week it was revealed that the officer who shot Rayshard Brooks had been reported for misconduct a whopping 12 times – including an allegation of excessive use of force – before he killed the unarmed 27-year-old. READ MORE: Rayshard Brooks’ family reveals Tyler Perry will pay for his funeral According to disciplinary records obtained by The […]

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Atlanta officer charged in tasing HBCU students being investigated in another excessive force case

An Atlanta police officer charged with aggravated assault for tasing two college students trying to get past a protest is also being investigated in the 2016 shooting death of a mentally ill man for using excessive force. READ MORE: 6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car WSB-TV reported that Willie Sauls, a 27-year […]