Last night I was crying for Terence Crutcher. I'd spent most of the day trying not to, trying to keep the image of the father of four being murdered in the street simply for asking for help from knocking me off of my feet. Shortly before dawn on Wednesday, two young black women and two young white men chained themselves to the front doors of City Hall in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The well‐planned Black Lives Matter Cambridge protest transfixed the region as police officers ... A few weeks ago, my husband, son, and I were in a minor car accident. We made it out without any physical injuries, and our car was largely unscathed. The other car, which hit us from behind, had its hood smashed in. Going to my local chapter's meeting to learn what I can do to support BLM. http://www.showingupforracialjustice.org/ Dear Caucasian Brethren, I decided to sit down and write this letter to you because every time I try to have a nuanced conversation with you, I am interrupted by the same shrill refrain. Louisiana's "Blue Lives Matter" bill went into effect Monday, making it a hate crime to intentionally harm a police officer or first responder because of his or her uniform, KSLA reports. As the station notes, the bill, formally called Act 184, is the fir... Ramsey Orta, the New York City man who filmed Eric Garner's death, recently accepted a plea deal on weapons and drug charges and is likely to spend the next four years in prison. Now, the New York Post reports, Orta is suing the city for $10 million.