“If we don’t find a way to uplift all boats, find a way to talk about racism until we break down the systemic things that started this race relation war, we’re going to lose the greatest country that was ever formed, and that’s the United States of America,” state Rep. Ed Gainey. … [Read more...] about Day Of Service: Pittsburghers Remember Life And Legacy Of Martin Luther King Jr.
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The protest was the “antithesis of what Martin Luther King stood for," Shea told NY1, according to The New York Post. “On such a day that we’re honoring Martin Luther King, [we have] demonstrations that consist of violence, throwing bottles, breaking property, calling for the death of officers [and] to burn the city down.” … [Read more...] about NYPD criticized after arresting dozens at Martin Luther King Jr. Day march
Green’s sound defense in the waning moments was the lasting image on a night Golden State made stops when it mattered most. This is a team that harbors no designs of winning a title without Thompson (torn Achilles tendon), but it might be able to even surprise itself and be a threat in the Western Conference this season. … [Read more...] about Warriors come back from 19-point deficit for statement win over Lakers
“He just brings energy,” said Stephen Curry, who scored a game-high 26 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 67 seconds left. “He’s always done that, no matter how he’s shooting and all of that. He always brings energy. That was a big thing for us tonight, in this particular game and considering where the lead was and the crazy swings. … [Read more...] about Warriors unlock Kelly Oubre’s potential by assigning him to defend LeBron James
A video of the incident posted by the Black Outreach San Jose appeared to show people in the street playing music and chanting “Black Lives Matter.” In a Twitter post Sunday, the organization called for a “dignity march” on City Hall in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. … [Read more...] about Police break up MLK Day demonstration at San Jose mayor’s house