A community suspects foul play and a police cover-up after Alfred Wright -- a 28-year-old Black husband and father from Jasper, Texas -- went missing in Sabine County, an area of Texas notorious for racial violence directed against Black folks. Alfred’s body was found by a family-organized search party in a wooded area where police claimed they searched repeatedly with trained dogs.
Please join us in demanding the Department of Justice, Governor Rick Perry and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott conduct a thorough investigation into both Alfred’s death and the Sheriff’s Department’s mishandling of the initial investigation. More...
A federal appeals court just gave Verizon and other Internet service providers the green light to start blocking, slowing down, and making it harder for you to find web content they don't like. The FCC has the authority to stop these predatory business practices, but it must act now. Read More
Across the country thousands of Walmart workers are standing up and demanding better wages and fair treatment at work. This Black Friday workers across the country will walk off the job in protest. Support Walmart workers; write a letter to the editor of your local paper. Read More