Ending Police Violence By Changing the System

“Indict, convict, send those killer cops to jail…The whole damn system is guilty as hell!” So...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Ending Police Violence By Changing the System

“Indict, convict, send those killer cops to jail…The whole damn system is guilty as hell!” So...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Black Lives Matter Claims Victory, But No Justice in LAPD Murder of Grechario Mack

On April 10, 2018, Grechario Mack had a mental health episode at Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw Plaza,...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Black Lives Matter Claims Victory, But No Justice in LAPD Murder of Grechario Mack

On April 10, 2018, Grechario Mack had a mental health episode at Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw Plaza,...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Depicts Black Double Consciousness (Spoilers)

I would venture to say that no Black person has ever used the term “doppelgänger”...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Depicts Black Double Consciousness (Spoilers)

I would venture to say that no Black person has ever used the term “doppelgänger”...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Resisting the Policing of our Pain

It took me five-and-half days to get to the Marathon Store after Nipsey Hussle’s murder....Read More

Melina Abdullah

Resisting the Policing of our Pain

It took me five-and-half days to get to the Marathon Store after Nipsey Hussle’s murder....Read More

Melina Abdullah

#ChristopherDeAndreMitchell: When Will Enough Be Enough?

At what point will we say “enough is enough?” When will we say “I don’t...Read More

Melina Abdullah

#ChristopherDeAndreMitchell: When Will Enough Be Enough?

At what point will we say “enough is enough?” When will we say “I don’t...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Challenges To Passing Meaningful Police Accountability Legislation

On episode 26 of The Breakdown, The North Star CEO Shaun King uplifts the recent...Read More

Melina Abdullah

Challenges To Passing Meaningful Police Accountability Legislation

On episode 26 of The Breakdown, The North Star CEO Shaun King uplifts the recent...Read More

Melina Abdullah

“Cowboy Culture” on the Rise Among Police in Los Angeles

[caption id="attachment_85675" align="alignnone" width="510"] Despite its reputation for tolerance and liberalism, Los Angeles has long...Read More

Melina Abdullah

“Cowboy Culture” on the Rise Among Police in Los Angeles

[caption id="attachment_85675" align="alignnone" width="510"] Despite its reputation for tolerance and liberalism, Los Angeles has long...Read More

Melina Abdullah

LA Students Push to End Criminalization of Black and Brown Youth

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is the second largest public-school system in the...Read More

Melina Abdullah

LA Students Push to End Criminalization of Black and Brown Youth

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is the second largest public-school system in the...Read More

Melina Abdullah