Alton Sterling

The shooting death of Baton Rouge man Alton Sterling did not lead to a criminal prosecution of the officers involved, but a sliver of justice has been delivered in the matter. Baton Rouge Police Officer Blane Salamoni was fired on Friday (Mar. 30), and another officer was suspended for three days in the wake of newly […]

Black America is experiencing deja vu. The Baton Roug cops who killed Alton Sterling will not be charged. 

A lawsuit launched against Black Lives Matter by a police officer in Baton Rouge injured in a 2016 protest for Alton Sterling had his case thrown out.

The July 2016 shooting death of Alton Sterling at the hands of police is back in the national spotlight after legal moves made by the slain man’s family. The Sterling family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Baton Rouge and its police force on Tuesday on behalf of his five children, alleging […]


You’ve probably heard similar news to this before. The cops who murdered a Black man, in this case Alton Sterling, will not be charged.