After reviewing surveillance footage on Friday, Christina's family is demanding answers.
If Hawaii’s governor signs the bill, South Dakota would be the only state left to not recognize the holiday that commemorates the end of slavery.
Officer Garrett Rolfe, who killed Brooks after he slept in a Wendy’s parking lot, is arguing for his reinstatement to the Atlanta police force.
ESSENCE is partnering with the Movement for Black Lives to take action to #DefendBlackLife in a post-COVID world. Anti-Black violence, economic crisis, and COVID-19 disproportionately target Black people - we must make concrete demands for a future where Black lives not only matter, but thrive.