Demetria Irwin

What did Trump get right and wrong in his first State of the Union address when it comes to African Americans? Here are the facts
Police officers in Florida are seeking to invoke Stand Your Ground protection to defend against excessive force claims.
The Academy Award-winning actress believes her upcoming film, Black Panther is far more than just an action-packed movie when it comes to representation of African people, even if the African nation in the movie is fictitious. 

Before passing away at the age of 27 on December 30 last year, strident activist and mother, Erica Garner, penned an essay for Black millennials on Blavity about seeking justice for her late father, Eric Garner.
The South Hadley High School student has thrown the school and district into a tailspin because of homophobic and racist statements like 'Black lives don't matter" and "Black people literally look like shit." The student, who is known to school administrators but not being identified due to her age, can be seen in the videos talking directly to the camera.
Meet the two Atlanta-based women are behind the #MuteRKelly campaign.

San Francisco gets its third mayor in six weeks by ousting Black interim mayor London Breed
Bill Cosby made a rare public appearance in Philadelphia just months before jury selection for his sexual assault retrial.

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Sources claim Omarosa secretly recorded important White House conversations
Stockton California's first Black mayor is offering college scholarships to all Stockton public high school graduates.
Four judges in Texas work together to disrupt the school to prison pipeline
An Indiana teen is now sorry about chanting the n-word into a bullhorn
After her arrest and mugshot, Shia Milan Yearwood becomes the new #prisonbae.
Despite popular belief, when Markle marries Prince Harry she will not earn the title 'Princess Meghan'
Congressman John Lewis (D-GA), the only person alive who spoke during Dr. Martin Luther King's historic March on Washington, was verbally taunted on a D.C. to Atlanta flight over the weekend. The civil rights legend shared his story on...