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The police beating that opened America’s eyes to Jim Crow’s brutality

Source: The Conversation On the evening of February 12, 1946, Isaac Woodard, a 26-year-old black Army veteran, boarded a bus in Augusta, Georgia. Earlier that day, he’d been honorably discharged, and he was heading to Winnsboro, South Carolina to reunite with his wife. The bus driver made a stop en route. When Woodard asked if he had time to use …


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ICNA Appalled at Trump’s Presidential Campaign Ad

Source: ICNA.ORG Islamic Circle of North America is appalled by Donald Trump’s presidential campaign ad released today. Trump’s racist, bigoted politics of division will separate Americans rather than focusing on the immense challenges facing our nation. Muslim Americans are as deeply rooted in the United States as any other religious faith, and have been an integral part of our society. …


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Grand jury indicts 15 on gang terrorism charges for parading Confederate flags through black child’s party

Source: Rawstory A grand jury in Douglas County, Georgia handed down indictments for 15 members of a pro-Confederate flag group that crashed a black child’s birthday party and harassed attendees in July. According to Atlanta’s Fox 5 News, Douglas County District Attorney Brian Fortner announced the indictments on Monday against members of a pro-Confederate organization called Respect the Flag. Fortner …