Posts Tagged ‘racial incidents’

Student Sues Barney’s and NYPD for Racial Profiling

A young college student discovered that racism is alive and well in high end retailing. Trayon Christian is suing Barney’s Department store and the NYPD for violating his rights after the retailer accused him of credit card fraud. Christian, 19, went to the Madison Avenue Barney’s in NY to purchase a Ferragamo belt after spotting…

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Cop Charged with Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Former FAMU Football Player

In a rare occurrence, a police officer was arrested and charged with killing a black man — and it didn’t take riots or protests from civil rights leaders Al Sharpton or Jesse Jackson for police to take action. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Randall Kerrick, 27, was taken into custody and charged with shooting and killing former…

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