Jacob Blake

Vigilante Kyle Rittenhouse Found Not Guilty on All Charges

After a jury deliberated for three days, Kyle Rittenhouse was found not guilty on all counts. Kyle Rittenhouse, the 17-year-old… Read More

November 19, 2021

Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake Is Back On The Job, No Charges Have Been Filed

In March, Jacob Blake filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against Officer Rusten Sheskey. He accused the officer of using… Read More

April 14, 2021

No Charges Filed Against Officers Involved in Jacob Blake Shooting

The August 23 shooting left Jacob Blake paralyzed below the waist. On Monday, Wisconsin governor Tony Evers authorized the mobilization… Read More

January 5, 2021

Jacob Blake Shares Hopeful Message from Hospital Bed: “There’s a Lot More Life to Live”

"We can stick together, make some money, make everything easier for our people." Jacob Blake, the 28-year-old black man who… Read More

September 6, 2020

We March: A Zine Commemorating the 2020 March on Washington

Okayplayer's We March is a commemorative digital zine celebrating the 2020 March on Washington, photographed by Karston “Skinny’ Tannis. Last… Read More

September 3, 2020

Watch The Weeknd Demand Justice for Jacob Blake & Breonna Taylor at the 2020 MTV VMAs

The Weeknd won awards for Video of the Year and Best R&B. During both of his speeches, he demanded justice… Read More

August 30, 2020

This Could Have Been LeBron James’ Moment

If LeBron James would have halted the season, he would have cemented his legacy and truly become “more than just… Read More

August 28, 2020

WNBA Announces Games Scheduled For Today Have Been Postponed

The announcement follows a statement made on behalf of Dream player Elizabeth Williams who declared the entire league would not… Read More

August 27, 2020

NBA Players Decide to Resume the Playoffs After One-Day Strike

NBA players voted to resume the playoffs on Friday. In the wake of the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha,… Read More

August 27, 2020

Rusten Sheskey Has Been Identified as Kenosha Police Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake

A news release states the officer, Rusten Sheskey has been placed on administrative leave. Following the news of the traumatic… Read More

August 27, 2020

NBA Players Decide to Boycott Upcoming Playoff Games After Jacob Blake Shooting

The Milwaukee Bucks decided to boycott their playoff game in protest. After days of protests in Wisconsin after the shooting… Read More

August 26, 2020

17-Year-Old Arrested After Killing Two at Kenosha Protests

Video captured an armed man at the Kenosha protests moments before the shooting. Over the last few days, people have… Read More

August 26, 2020

Toronto Raptors Have Considered Boycotting Their Playoff Game After Jacob Blake Shooting

Members of the Toronto Raptors spoke with the press about their plans Tuesday. On Sunday, Kenosha, Wisconsin police shot 29-year-old… Read More

August 25, 2020

Jacob Blake’s Father Says His Son is Handcuffed to His Hospital Bed

The shooting took place Sunday afternoon. Jacob Blake, a Black man in Kenosha, WI, was shot multiple times as he… Read More

August 25, 2020