Labels

Black Lives Matter (152) Politics (141) Black Entertainment (124) white supremacy in politics (116) black history (111) Racism in politics (86) white supremacy (84) Black Feminists Rock (66) Black Women Rock (53) Black Women Matter (45) Black Herstory (41) Racism (40) quotes (39) Black History Being Made Now (38) police brutality (38) Colorism (37) Black Women (34) President Obama (32) white racism (32) Black Children (29) Rape Culture (29) Toxic Masculinity (22) Comedy (21) Entertainment (20) black men (20) Sexism in Politics (19) black lives matter victory (19) All Black Lives Matter (18) black unarmed and dead (18) Black Feminists (17) victory (17) poetry (16) Say Her Name (15) African American Women (14) Gun Control (14) Anti-Racism Victory (13) Black Web Series (12) Police Murder (12) White Privilege (12) feminism (12) internalized racism (12) white supremacy in mainstream news (12) Anti-racism (11) Police White Supremacy (11) Race (11) African American (10) Black Men For Black Women (10) Protest Works (10) Sexism (9) Black Artists (8) Black Folks International (8) black dead and unarmed (8) Barack and Michelle (7) Black Edutainment (7) Light Skinned Privilege (7) Patriarchy Matters (7) Stop Whitewashing History (7) white entitlement (7) Black Female Patriarchy (6) Environmental Racism (6) religion (6) white racial apology (6) Ackee & Saltfish (5) Art (5) Cecile Emeke (5) Cultural Appropriation (5) Music (5) hate crimes (5) white fragility (5) Feminists Rock This World (4) Michelle Obama (4) People Of Color On The Rise (4) Supreme Court (4) white on white crime (4) African American Men (3) CHEAP AND EASY HISTORY (3) History (3) Vote (3) Wisdom (3) internalized sexism (3) racism without racists (3) terrorism (3) American Masculinity (2) CINO (2) Obama Speech (2) Racism Abroad (2) Slave Master Mentality (2) War on Terror (2) poverty (2) white supremacy world wide (2) Black Children Rise (1) Products For Black Women (1) racial bias (1)

Thursday, May 14, 2015

TANISHA ANDERSON: Dies After Cops Slam Her To Concrete

Tanisha Anderson


"Officers came to the house after a call from a family member who thought the police could calm the bi-polar Tanisha down...

Tanisha changed her mind about the [mental] evaluation after police slapped cuffs on her. She believed she was within her rights to decide whether she went for a voluntary evaluation. But police, at this point, argued that it was up to them.
[Her brother] Joell says that after she hit her head on the concrete, and the officer placed his knee on her back, she never opened her eyes or spoke another word....

The November 13th police homicide was made official by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s office announcement. The police report on the incident admits that Anderson was 'not violent.' "


READ MORE:  http://countercurrentnews.com/2015/02/tanisha-anderson-was-literally-praying-for-help/


According to the Huffington Post, "early data indicates black women account for nearly 20% of those unarmed blacks killed by officers in the past 15 years."
Tanisha Anderson was one of the 20%

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kali-nicole-gross/silence-on-black-female-victims_b_7092128.html