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Bensonhurst Case and Do the Right Thing Revisited 25 Years Later

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 10.11.2014 | Politics
Robert David Jaffee

Tawana Told The Truth! So blared the graffiti in Bed-Stuy in Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing, a film that was released roughly 25 years ago, in the summer of 1989 and, according to legend, served as the first date for Barack Obama and his future wife, Michelle.

Man Says NYPD Told Him To Rap For His Freedom

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

An aspiring rapper illegally handcuffed by the New York Police Department was told to spit some "hot" bars in exchange for his freedom. At least, ...

Another Black Shopper Accuses Barneys And NYPD Of Racism

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.25.2013 | Black Voices

UPDATE: Barneys has posted a response on their Facebook page in regards to the allegations of racial discrimination against the company. Post by ...

NYPD Group Calls Caribbean Paradegoers 'Animals', 'Savages'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 12.06.2011 | New York

The "No More West Indian Day Parade Detail" Facebook group for NYPD officers has vanished, but over 70 pages worth of racist, violent comments directe...