Obama says the hour to free himself from 'the imprisonment of the past' has arrived.
A police officer aims his gun at unarmed teenagers. The video shocks the public and goes viral – and also shows that the police image needs some improvement.
<i>Barack Obama maintains that since he began his reign, race relations in the U.S. have improved. American society holds the opposite view.</i>
According to the president, the mass protests of African-Americans against police brutality that have already lasted for half a year should not overshadow the general [Read more]
Michael Brown's death will not be atoned, but the problem isn't just police brutality.
Americans love to mock French people, but France is in pretty good shape: high-speed trains, a healthcare system which is among the world’s best, healthy food, an enviable lifestyle, veneration for culture, leisure and education that the United States has never known.
Barack Obama held himself out of the debate for a long time. Now, the first black U.S. President speaks out clearly: The country has a race problem. The protests do not calm down.
A white American won't take his hands out of his pockets. The black police officer who asks him to do so suspects that he has a weapon in there. He shoots. In the pockets of the dead man are painkillers. — This is the latest case of police violence in the U.S., but under different conditions. It was a white police [Read more]
The Ferguson tragedy, where an altercation between a white policeman and a black teen ended, on August 9, with the shooting death of the latter – in addition to the decision of a grand jury in St. Louis County, Missouri, on November 24, not to prosecute the killer, who testified that he acted in self-defense – have [Read more]