I always wanted to develop a platform to report the news from our perspective, from our lens, from our people, so I decided to launch REVOLT BLACK NEWS.” said Sean "Diddy" Combs. “We’re here with solutions. We’ve already heard about what we can’t do, but this is what we can do.
In Justice For Tyre: Investigating The Memphis PD
REVOLT Black News examines the brutal beating and murder of Tyre Nichols by the hands of, now, 6 officers who viciously beaten and ran down Tyre Nichols in Memphis. The team ends the show with a powerful tribute to Tyre and a glimpse to his personal life.
Black Lives Matter’s Patrisse Cullors, Her Cousin Keenan Anderson & When The Movement Hits Home
Season 4 premiere. Host Mara S. Campo sits down with Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors for an exclusive no-holds-barred interview addressing the accusations against her, her cousin Keenan Anderson’s recent death after an encounter with the LAPD, and how her family will fight for justice in his honor.
The Real Thirst Trap: Environmental Injustice and the Crisis Affecting Black Communities
In this special edition of REVOLT BLACK NEWS, we investigate the crisis affecting the water and air in Black communities across the country. From Flint, Michigan to Louisiana's "Cancer Alley" to Watts, California, broken systems are causing concentrated pollutants in predominantly Black communities, leading to short and long-term health effects and financial burdens. We also examine the potential for pollutants to affect behavior and contribute to violence. Through interviews with community organizers, environmental justice activists, and legal experts, we discuss the responsibilities of government and elected officials in addressing these issues and the steps that can be taken by communities to fight against environmental injustice.
Brittney Griner: After the Release and the Misinformation; Black Mental Health; Supporting HBCUs
On this episode of Revolt Black News Weekly, the team explorers Brittney Griner's mental health post release. While investigating the purge law and what that will mean for our Black communities beyond the Illinois’ border. The team taps into Black mental health, and supporting HBCU’s in our "Stand Up For" segment. And more with the Revolutionary of the Week & Entertainment Remix.
The Philadelphia Experiment: Black America’s Mistrust of Medicine; Cannabis Conversation; Black Maternal Health
This week on REVOLT Black News, the team examines the scandal of the Philadelphia experiment from the 50's to the 70's, how white modern day Tuskegee experiment contributes to Black America's mistrust of the medical system, and the recent news of Brittney Griner's release from a Russian prison. And more with the Revolutionary of the Week & Entertainment Remix.
Black Men Violated and Humiliated; Finding Solutions to the Gun Violence Hitting the Culture; and Doing Away with the Cash Bail System
On this episode of REVOLT Black News, the team investigates the number of young black men strip searched, violated, and humiliated in Milwaukee. The team then explorers the violence within the hip-hop community and culture while finding a solution to stopping tragic incidents. And more with the Revolutionary of the Week & Entertainment Remix.
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