NAACP and NNPA Lead Protest Against Police Brutality

May 9, 2019 Carma Henry 0

     Delucca “Lucca” Rolle, the 15-year-old high school student who was punched and had his head slammed against the concrete by law enforcement officers last month, joined his attorney and several prominent civil rights activists in a peaceful demonstration in Florida to denounce police brutality. […]

The Honeymoon is Over

May 2, 2019 Carma Henry 0

     The honeymoon between Sheriff Greg Tony and Broward County leaders is officially over. Tony declared as much in a heated exchange at the Tamarac City Commission Meeting on April 24. […]

U.S. Officials say meals cases hit 25-year record

May 2, 2019 Carma Henry 0

At least 704 people in the United States have been sickened this year by measles, the highly contagious and potentially life-threatening disease, according to a new report released Monday morning, April 29 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It’s the greatest number of cases in a single year in 25 years and represents a huge setback for public health after measles was declared eliminated in the United States in 2000. More than 500 of the people infected were not vaccinated. Sixty-six people have been hospitalized, including 24 individuals who had pneumonia. More than one-third of the cases are children younger than five. […]

Turning Anger Into Action

May 2, 2019 Carma Henry 0

Tifanny Burks and Chanice Lee, activists with Black Lives Matter Alliance of Broward, led a community forum to address the viral police beating of Delucca Rolle, a 15-year-old Black boy in Tamarac. […]

BREAKING NEWS

April 25, 2019 Carma Henry 0

“As we continue to gather information in our internal investigation, I have decided to change the deputies’ status from restricted administrative […]

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