Attorneys for Michael Slager cite Trump’s declarations of ‘fake news’ in allegations of media witch-hunt
Attorneys for Michael Slager cite Trump’s declarations of ‘fake news’ in allegations of media witch-hunt ‘Slager did not volunteer to be the poster boy for officer-involved shootings’

Attorneys for Michael Slager have long argued that the media’s portrayal of the former North Charleston officer has misrepresented the facts surrounding the shooting death of Walter Scott…


Thief allegedly robs Girl Scouts of their cookie money
Thief allegedly robs Girl Scouts of their cookie money Do-si-don’ts

Sometimes we all need a true enemy around which we as a society can rally and say, “You. You are just the worst.” We give you the alleged cookie thief…


Attorney says there is no evidence that Dylann Roof targeted second church
Attorney says there is no evidence that Dylann Roof targeted second church ‘Roof’s actual crimes were serious enough’

Defense counsel for Dylann Roof have responded to reports that the Emanuel AME Church shooter traveled to a second church immediately following his attack in Charleston…


Protesters clash outside of Bree Newsome lecture
Protesters clash outside of Bree Newsome lecture Activist describes her awakening in Charleston

A lone Confederate battle flag waved outside of Sottile Theatre as civil rights activist Bree Newsome spoke inside. A portion of George Street, closed to traffic and filled with police…


Unsealed court documents show testimony from Dylann Roof’s friends, allege possible second target
Unsealed court documents show testimony from Dylann Roof’s friends, allege possible second target Coworker says Roof identified as a racist

Recently unsealed court documents provide a closer look at how those who knew Dylann Roof viewed the avowed white supremacist in the time leading up to the racially motivated shootings…


Blotter: The path to the Dark Side
Blotter: The path to the Dark Side Do or do not.

One party-hopping padawan was feeling the Force a bit too hard when police found Darth Vader-shaped MDMA tablets in his vehicle. A quick check of the man's midichlorian count would…


Fighting for acceptance as an Iranian/Latino American
Fighting for acceptance as an Iranian/Latino American Identity Politics

Hey, where are you from? No. Where are you REALLY from? I can't tell you how often I've been asked this question, in this format in some way, shape, or…


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