Deray Mckesson

“I Don’t Understand How You Sleep At Night”: Mother of Tamir Rice Calls Out Shaun King

Samaria Rice clarifies that she did not give Shaun King permission to raise money for Tamir. On Tuesday Samaria Rice,… Read More

June 23, 2021

Black Lives Matter Can’t Be Sued, Judge Rules; Baton Rouge Officer’s Lawsuit Dismissed

Black Lives Matter is a social movement and therefore cannot be sued, a federal judge ruled Thursday. In a report… Read More

September 28, 2017

Louisiana Cop Sues Black Lives Matter Over Baton Rouge Shooting

A Louisiana police officer has filed a lawsuit against Black Lives Matter accusing the organization of inciting violence that led… Read More

July 10, 2017

Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay Mckesson Endorses Hillary Clinton

Black Lives Matter civil rights activist and former Baltimore mayoral candidate DeRay Mckesson has endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.… Read More

October 26, 2016

Kendrick Lamar’s Interview w/ Rick Rubin Was Annotated By Herbie Hancock, Eminem + More

Photo by Alan Gwizdowski So you spent the better part of yesterday's lunch break raking in those bits of wisdom… Read More

October 21, 2016

Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay Mckesson Suing Baton Rouge After Arrest

Baltimore schools administrator and Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson has filed a class-action lawsuit against Baton Rouge over the… Read More

August 4, 2016

DeRay McKesson Not Charged For Protesting In Baton Rouge

Prosecutors in Baton Rouge have decided to drop charges in about 100 cases involving protestors arrested for obstruction of a… Read More

July 20, 2016

Deray McKesson Talks Black Lives Matter Movement And More With The Breakfast Club

To speak about contemporary activism in America without mentioning Deray McKesson, would be a big mistake. McKesson has been an… Read More

June 2, 2016

Deray McKesson Schools Colbert On White Privilege, Discusses MLK’s Legacy On The Late Show

Anyone who's kept at least a thumb on the Black Live Matter movement can likely identify one blue-vested crusader at… Read More

January 19, 2016

Activist Deray McKesson Pinpoints The Issue w/ #AllLivesMatter On The Nightly Show

"If Black people didn't have to fight for their rights like this, we wouldn't be here. So we know that… Read More

September 30, 2015

The Feds Are Following Black Twitter: Emails Show That Activist Deray McKesson’s Social Media Has Been Monitored

New reports confirm that social justice activist DeRay McKesson was directly monitored by the Federal Department of Homeland Security and… Read More

August 12, 2015