There’s a new incident for us all to outlove at https://nexus.outloveracism.org: Fox News May 29, 2020: Bystander video shows a white police officer kneeling on the neck of a black man for several minutes as he gasped for air. The man later went limp and died. All four involved officers have been fired and one charged with murder. #outloveracism
There’s a new incident for us all to outlove at https://nexus.outloveracism.org: CNN May 7, 2020: An unarmed black jogger was pursued by two armed white men in a pickup truck. After video of the fatal confrontation was posted online, GBI investigation opened months later. #outloveracism
There’s a new incident for us all to outlove at https://nexus.outloveracism.org: AP Feb 11, 2020: Portland, Oregon settles lawsuit: police officers initiated unwarranted, racially motivated surveillance and arrest of a black Portland man as a favor to the chief’s fishing buddy. #outloveracism
Several group leaders asked for a more detailed introduction to the small-group guide, so we’re glad to announce the arrival of the Small-Group Guide Intro Video that walks through the activities to let you see what it is like to use the guide.
The intro video also provides a good overview of what it is like to use the site to learn, respond, and share.
On Monday, we remember Martin Luther King, Jr. and his contributions to the advancement of civil rights. At OutLove Racism, Dr. King’s assertion that “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; Only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; Only love can do that.” motivates our approach to promote immediate and effective responses so we can work together to make a difference. #outloveracism #mlk2020
There’s a new incident for us all to outlove at https://nexus.outloveracism.org: AP Jan 3, 2020: Black drivers in California were stopped by police at 2.5 times the per capita rate of whites and searched three times as often even though white suspects were more likely to yield contraband or other evidence, according to the latest report from a first-in-the-nation attempt to track racial profiling by police.