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Floyd Mayweather to pay for George Floyd’s funeral expenses

George Floyd’s family has accepted Floyd Mayweather’s offer to pay for his funeral services after he was killed by a Minneapolis police officer. READ MORE: George Floyd’s family condemns violence as he was a man ‘about peace’ A representative for Mayweather confirmed to TMZ Sports Monday that Floyd’s family had decided to take the boxing […]

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‘Surviving R. Kelly’ producer Dream Hampton to helm Tulsa race massacre docu-series

Industry veteran Dream Hampton has been speaking truth to power for her entire career. Now it’s being reported that the executive producer behind Lifetime’s über-successful docuseries Surviving R. Kelly, is working on a new project highlighting the Tulsa race massacre. READ MORE: Nia Long and Omar Epps star in ‘Fatal Affair’ on Netflix According to Deadline, […]

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Solange calls for officer’s arrest in Breonna Taylor’s death

As the country mourns and protests the murder of George Floyd, singer Solange is calling for us not to also speak up in support of Breonna Taylor, who also died at the hands of police. “Ayo @louisvillemayor @GovAndyBeshear When the f**k are y’all going to arrest and charge Breonna Taylor’s murderers ?!?,” the entertainer tweeted Sunday. “Why […]

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Minneapolis police rendered 44 people unconscious with neck restraints since 2015

According to an exclusive report by NBC News, Minneapolis police used neck restraints at least 237 times since 2015.  44 people or 15% of those suspects were rendered unconscious. The report notes that a lack of publicly available use-of-force data from police departments across the country makes it difficult to compare Minneapolis to other cities. […]