A spate of apparent lynchings has activists calling for hate crime investigations.
The writer and actor said he was “ashamed” of the 2016 comments.
Guest writer Kade Matthews discusses the one most important thing people must do to support the Black community and other minorities.
The officer assaulted a crying gay teenager at the 2013 parade.
The protests drew tens of thousands of activists rallying against racist violence.
The cancelled parade has been relaunched as a protest in solidarity with the Black community.