Stories by Terrell Jermaine Starr

Terrell Jermaine Starr is a senior editor at AlterNet. Follow him on Twitter @Russian_Starr. subscribe to Terrell Jermaine Starr's feed

Posted on: Oct 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Xui Lui has to move out of her home by Nov. 25 so that the new owner can move in.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Advocates of the "New Work New Culture" economic model think so.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

This is why the separation of church and state is so critical.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

You have to wonder why they aren't getting job offers.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New study reveals how racist voter ID laws really are.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

He also admits to mishandling church money but refuses to step down.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Cops even go into chat rooms with trophy shots of their seizures.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We don't need all of the details of this case to feel justifiably suspicious of the cops' account.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The officers didn't believe the African-American teen belonged in his white foster home.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Hell, he'd even part with his home for an Android!

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

When the man refused to step out of the car, things got ugly.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's not all black and white when it comes to blue and red.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

After a dispute with cops, Michael Burns—a white man—wins in court despite showing blatant disrespect. Wonder what would have happened if he was black.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The couple's white privilege is glaring, but some of the criticism is unfair.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

In his new book, West blasts the president for failing African Americans and the poor.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Many applauded the protesters, but one audience member referred to Brown as a "thug."

Posted on: Oct 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Officials aim to halt the sale of illegal pharmaceuticals.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Kochs are known for destroying the environment, but their civil rights record isn't so great either.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The officer was charged with manslaughter but a grand jury indicted him on a lower charge.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Were school officials' actions overly harsh?

Posted on: Sep 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

An New York-based police reform organization outlines how the NYPD should work with the community.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If you think oligarchs only exist in developing nations, you don't know America.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's not simply because blacks don't want to vote.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New study debunks race-based theories about who suffers more in single parent homes.

Posted on: Sep 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

LAPD officer says the people they stop are equally responsible for making sure things don't end tragically.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Apollos Hester, a running back at East View High School, gave a reporter the interview of a lifetime.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Cops say Edward P. Miller was "brandishing a firearm."

Posted on: Sep 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Dunn got off on murder charge for killing Jordan Davis in his first trial.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Charlo Greene ditches TV gig for the sticky green.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Black women have to contend with sexism in addition to racism. How do they deal?

Posted on: Sep 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's probably even more, in reality.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The star running back is already accused of abusing another 4-year-old son.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The victim's mother says the cops shot her son because he is black.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2014, Source: AlteNet

Does being a professional black woman in public equal solicitation?

Posted on: Sep 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

One pizzeria says it'll put the jerseys to "good use"!

Posted on: Sep 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The tweets targeted at Cari Champion show how pervasive acceptance of violence against women is.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"We've been weeping in the streets, long before the tear gas."

Posted on: Sep 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

America ranks 60th out of 180 countries in maternity death rates, but it doesn't have to be that way.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Besides lack of training, too many mental health clinics are closing.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

This clown ended up clowning himself. And his paycheck!

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