Nation of Islam

Georgia and Willie Ferrell exit the Mecklenburg County Courthouse on Friday, August 21, 2015 after four days of deliberations in Charlotte, N.C. A mistrial was declared when the jury was unable to resolve a deadlock in the case of Randall "Wes" Kerrick, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer accused of killing an unarmed man, Jonathan Ferrell, in a struggle two years ago. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/TNS via Getty Images)

Rashad Richey Keeps Police Major Honest

In what seems to be yet another case of a officer cleared of shooting an unarmed black man, former Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Randall Kerrick was able to return home to his family after a hung […]

WAOK-AM–08/25/2015

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We Have To Mobilize Now To Bring An End To Police Brutality: Minister Louis Farrakhan In Atlanta

“If you’re black, they’ll shoot you down like a dog!” Nation of Islam Founder Minister Louis Farrakhan spoke today at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta. Following an hour-long speech to a packed audience, there […]

WAOK-AM–04/10/2015

Photo of a sign at an Occupy protest. (credit: Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

‘Occupy Atlanta’ Denies Rumors Of Partnership With Nation Of Islam

In the days leading up to the Nov. 5 reoccupation of Woodruff Park, online reports have surfaced claiming that “Occupy Atlanta” has enlisted the help of the religiously charged and oft-controversial Nation of Islam. Representatives of the movement now deny these claims.

11/04/2011

Minister Louis Farrakhan in Atlanta

A major address to 14 million worldwide

06/27/2010