Gun Violence

A licenced gun owner from Tennessee says she acted in self-defense when she pulled out her weapon when a man approached her in a Walmart…

A woman was murdered by her boyfriend just hours after posting a photo on Snapchat with the suspect pointing a gun at her head.

Amidst a climate of police deaths and gun violence, Jeff Johnson reminds us of the young children and babies who fall at the hands of gun violence every day in this country. Listen to the audio player to hear more details in this edition of 3 Things You Should Know.  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Click here for more 3 Things […]

Bolden, described as "sweet" and "outspoken," had started the fourth grade only the week before her death.

Amari Brown, was shot and killed while playing in a front yard in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood Saturday night, ABC7 reports. Brown was one of…

Rapper Chinx Drugz (left) was murdered in New York City at approximately 5 a.m. this morning, according to reports. Though the details surrounding the 38-year-old Far…

A report recently released by a Washington organization that researches the effects and toll of gun violence found that Nebraska has the highest Black homicide…

There are too many people who don’t face the consequences of taking young lives in our community. Today Jeff Johnson gives us 3 Things You Should Know focusing on how the Black community can seek justice against these senseless acts of gun violence. Get What You Missed From “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” Right Here! Listen to the audio to […]

With the recent killings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT., celebrities from all over have banded together to be a part of the DemandAPlan.org commercial. The…