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Cyntoia Brown granted federal court date, set to challenge her life sentenceThe Nashville woman was jailed at age 16 for killing a man who allegedly solicited her for sex.KC OrcuttBlack men arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks reach $2 settlement, officials pledge $200K to youth programsThe coffee chain will be closing its doors for diversity training later this month.KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s bail request no longer rests in hands of judge with alleged biasThe Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office stands with Meek.KC OrcuttNOW PLAYINGReform Philly | Rev. Al Sharpton, attorney Joe Tacopina, Meek Mill’s mother and community leaders speak out against social injusticeActivists, family members and supporters address the problems plaguing our judicial system.Revolt01:43Philadelphia D.A. says there is a “strong likelihood” Meek Mill’s conviction could be reversedThe MMG rapper could be coming home soon.Shaheem ReidReverend Al Sharpton is “ashamed, embarrassed” by the judge in Meek Mill’s caseSharpton said Judge Genece Brinkley had “Negro amnesia,” while speaking in a town hall with Meek Mill's lawyer and his mother.Shaheem ReidMeek Mill speaks from prison at Philadelphia Town Hall: “God picked me to bring light to Pennsylvania.”  The rapper shares his story while promising to use his platform to help others facing similar injustices.Shaheem ReidT.I. is working to assist staff of Houston's Restaurants with diversity trainingThe Atlanta rapper has lifted his boycott of the eatery to tackle the deeper issue.KC OrcuttCapital Preparatory students share powerful open letter to America calling for changeDear America, class is in session.KC OrcuttMeek Mill has been granted an appeal hearing due to recent developmentsHis lawyers are finally getting somewhere.KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s lawyers file new documents asking for his conviction to be vacatedThis could be the motion that frees the rapper from prison.KC OrcuttNew Black Renaissance | Jamira Burley is answering the call for justice "Getting involved in social justice [is] really about identifying problems that are close to home for you, and then looking at the intersectionalities of how it...Dev T. SmithReport: Meek Mill's case sees new development as reports of police corruption surfaceHis legal team continues to pursue all avenues to fight his sentencing.KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s lawyer Joe Tacopina shares new update, vows to get the rapper’s case droppedNo sleep ’till Meek is freed.KC OrcuttJAY-Z honors Trayvon Martin during annual ‘Peace Walk and Peace Talk’ in MiamiHov referred to the late teen’s legacy as a “beacon of hope.”KC OrcuttMeek Mill’s attorney responds to Judge Genece Brinkley threatening a defamation lawsuitThe rapper’s legal counsel is looking forward to having their day in court.KC OrcuttUsher helps Colin Kaepernick complete his million dollar pledge with $10,000 donationThe #10For10 challenge helped seal the deal.KC OrcuttMeek Mill was reportedly asked for money by a court clerk during probation hearingThe court clerk slipped the rapper a note asking him to help her son.KC OrcuttLives of quadruple homicide victims honored at memorial service in Troy, New YorkThe community celebrates four lives tragically cut too short.KC Orcutt‘Savage’ quadruple homicide draws sympathy from Rev. Al Sharpton, Tamika MalloryFamily member Shaun White speaks with REVOLT TV about the recent tragedy that rocked his family and the country alike.KC OrcuttWatch: The Year In Social JusticeFrom Black Lives Matter to the rise of neo-Nazis, from #MeToo to Meek Mill, this show looks at the causes and effects of a monumental year in the social justice...Amrit SinghNOW PLAYINGThe Year In Social Justice: 2017REVOLT News host Amrit Singh walks us through the year's political unrest, and how it set us up for a landmark year in social justice.Revolt22:01Joyner Lucas releases "I’m Not Racist," a powerful visual exploring race relationsThe rapper tackles the subject head-on and from both sides.KC OrcuttPennsylvania Superior Court rejects Meek Mill’s emergency bail requestThe rapper's legal team points out a silver lining.KC Orcutt