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T.I’s “Warzone” Depicts White Victims Being Killed By Black Police Officers

In T.I’s powerful new visual “Warzone” the Atlanta native wanted to ensure that the other side “had the least amount of ammunition to oppose our message.” And by “other…

The NYPD Officer Who Killed Eric Garner Received A $23,000 Raise

The Staten Island police officer who placed Eric Garner in an illegal chokehold for selling loose cigarettes, which resulted in his death and nationwide protests, earned…

Ramsey Orta, Man Who Filmed Eric Garner’s Death, Slaps New York City With $10 Million Lawsuit

Ever since Ramsey Orta captured footage of police officers wrongfully handling his friend, Eric Garner, in 2014, the police force has been alert. Officers are ensuring…

Eric Garner’s Daughter Calls ABC’s Presidential Town Hall A “Full Exploitation Of Black Pain & Grief”

Eric Garner’s daughter, Erica Garner, was not a fan of ABC’s Presidential Town Hall that aired on Thursday (July 14). Erica, whose father died during a police chokehold…

Listen To Emotional Track By Eric Garner’s Family, ‘I Can’t Breathe’

  The family of Eric Garner continues to echo the father’s final words “I Can’t Breathe” on a new track released just a week before the two-year anniversary of his…

After 72 Hours, This Is How The VIBE Staff Feels About ‘Lemonade’

We had three full years to prepare for the release of Lemonade and we still weren’t ready. We assumed “Formation”–Beyonce’s upbeat and unapologetic single professing her…

#FeelTheBern: Bernie Sanders And Jhene Aiko Visit The Apollo Theater

New York is #feelingthebern. Continuing his ‘New York takeover,’ Sen. Bernie Sanders visited the Apollo Theater Saturday (April 9) to have a “community conversation,&#8221…

Eric Garner’s Family Is Receiving $1 Million In A Settlement From Staten Island Hospital

Richmond University Medical Center—the hospital that dispatched paramedics and treated Eric Garner as he died  by being put in a chokehold by New York City Police…

Wife Of The Man Who Filmed Eric Garner’s Death Speaks Out

Ramsey Orta’s life has been turned upside down since he recorded the untimely death of Staten Island resident Eric Garner at the hands of the NYPD. Over a year after…