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How Did George Floyd Die? Here’s What We Know | The New York Times

A private autopsy commissioned by the family concluded that his death was a homicide, brought about by compression of his neck and back by Minneapolis police officers. George Floyd, 46, died after…

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Alabama Passes Anti-Immigrant Legislation Authorizing Racial Profiling | EJI, A History of Racial Justice

On June 2, 2011, Alabama’s Republican-controlled state legislature passed House Bill 56, a controversial anti-immigration bill much tougher than a similar Arizona law passed the year before. One week later, Alabama Governor…

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Bishop at DC church outraged by Trump visit: ‘I just can’t believe what my eyes have seen’ | CNN

(CNN) – Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington said Monday evening that she is “outraged” after President Donald Trump visited her church without advance notice to share “a message antithetical…

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How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change | Medium, Barack Obama

As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, many people…

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(Illustrated) The Massacre of Black Wall Street | The Atlantic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sarah Shadburne) —Victor Yarbrough wanted to do something that would bring positive opportunities for economic growth to west Louisville, according to our partners at Louisville Business First. So, he started…

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Minnesota gov. hints that white supremacists, drug cartels could be part of widespread chaos | NBC News

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said he is aware of unconfirmed reports that gangs of white supremacists are taking advantage of the anarchy unfolding in Minneapolis to create more chaos. The comment came…