The Fader – On 11 January 2016, Sarah Reed, a vulnerable 32-year-old woman suffering with mental health issues, was found dead in her cell in north London’s Holloway prison, where she was on remand awaiting trial.
More from The Black Report®
- April 4, 2017 America’s Police Use Of Force Problem, In One Sentence Vox - “If I wait to find out if he had a gun or not, I could very well be dead,” Shelby claimed. Then the key sentence: “There’s something that we always say: ‘I’d […]
- October 13, 2017 Atlanta Mayor Reduces Ridiculous Penalty For Weed Possession Ebony - On Tuesday, Reed signed a bill lessening the severity of punishment for those found with small amounts of marijuana in their possession. The mayor’s press […]
- July 13, 2017 Newark Riots Recall An Era Echoed By Black Lives Matter LA Times - For four days in July, Newark was the epicenter of black rage. The rioting left 26 dead, more than 700 injured and nearly 1,500 arrested, mostly black. […]
- March 1, 2017 Lauren London Claps Back At The Body Shamers Vibe - The internet went crazy over new photos of Lauren London’s post-baby body, but the mother of two remains unbothered. On Tuesday (Feb. 28) London reacted to […]