Baton Rouge Reaches A $100,000 Settlement With Alton Sterling Protesters Over Lawsuit

The city of Baton Rogue has just reached a settlement in a lawsuit that they had with protestors. The city will split approximately $100,000 among more than 90 protesters. Metro Council approved the settlement Tuesday with a 10-2 vote.

DeRay Mckesson Sues Baton Rouge Police Over Arrest During Alton Sterling Protest

DeRay McKesson, a prominent figure in the Black Lives Matter movement, was arrested along with 200 people during peace protests from July 6 – 11 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and according to him, unlawfully. He’s not letting this one go as he moves forward to sue the police force himself.

(Video) Alton Sterling’s Son Makes An Appearance On The Teen Choice Awards

This is pretty big. Never expected the ‘Teen Choice Awards’ to touch base on something so sensitive such as innocent lives being taken away by police. Alton Sterling’s son, Cameron Sterling made an appearance at the award show. As part of a section during the ceremony, they did a call for peace in which they featured many other children. I’m glad that ceremony’s such as TCA can touch on topics such as this without being afraid of what society feels should should be kept away from children.

(Video) Christopher LeDay, The Man Who 1st Posted The Alton Sterling Video Go Viral Wants His Job Back!

Remember Christopher LeDay? He is the man who is responsible for making the Alton Sterling video go viral. But as the cliche goes, no good deed goes unpunished. After posting the video to his Facebook account, LeDay was met by police at his place of work the next day. There he was arrested for assault charges along with a whole lot of charges which failed to have any merit. Since the incident LeDay is still out of a job and him and his attorney are fighting to change that. Check in after the jump for more on the story.

#MusicStillMatters New Music: The Game Ft. Jeremih – Let Me Know

The Game has always been one to speak out about injustices in the black community. Today the LA native had Jeremih join him in this song about anti-police brutality and they both expressed the pain of what is going on today, highlighting the shootings of Alton Sterling and Philandro Castille. Much respect to The Game for using his platform to bring attention to these issues and rest in peace to the fallen victims of police brutality around the country.

(Video) President Obama Speaks On Baton Rouge Police Shooting

President Barack Obama addressed the nation on Sunday after the shooting that took place in Baton Rouge, Louisiana that left three officers dead and three others wounded. The incident took place Sunday in Baton Rouge, La., a city that has experienced increased tension since police fatally shot Alton Sterling earlier this month.

(Video) Fox News Blames African-American Victims For Their Deaths When It Comes To Police Brutality

If you watch Fox News then you know that news station is notorious for almost always blaming African-American victims in their tragic stories. From the death of Trayvon Martin, Alton Sterling and Sandra Bland, Fox News always gives their input on those stories but it seems to blame the victims who have lost their lives in the unfortunate situations when dealing with racist “neighborhood watch” people and police officers.

(Photo) Gucci Mane Will Headline ‘All Lives Matter’ Concert

Gucci Mane and friends are set to headline the ‘All Lives Matter’ concert in Biloxi, Mississippi this September. A portion of the proceeds will go to the families of Alton Sterling and also Philando Castile.

(Live) President Obama Speaks On Race And Policing During Town Hall Speech

President Obama is now speaking on race and policing. During his Town Hall speech, he mentions the two police shootings of black men Alton Sterling and Philando Castile and also the Dallas mass shooting

(Video) Alton Sterling’s Son Asks For Peaceful Protesting

15-year-old Cameron Sterling, the son of Alton Sterling addressed his father’s death in a press conference Wednesday morning. Cameron is asking everyone to please peacefully protest. He also took to thank everyone for the love and support they have sent his family in light of his father’s death.

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