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BET Founder Robert Johnson Calls For $14 Trillion in Reparations For Slavery | Black Enterprise

Black Entertainment Television co-founder Robert Johnson told CNBC Monday the U.S. government should provide $14 trillion of reparations for slavery to help reduce racial inequality. According to CNBC, Johnson believes the wealth divide…

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White Factory Workers Strike to Protest Black Workers’ Promotions in Detroit | EJI, A History of Racial Justice

On June 3, 1943, almost all of the 25,000 white workers at the Detroit Packard Motor Company went on strike and ceased all production to protest the recent promotion of three black…

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Ferguson elects city council member Ella Jones as first black mayor in city’s history | KSDK

Ella Jones will also be the first woman to serve as the Mayor of Ferguson FERGUSON, Mo. — Ferguson City Council member Ella Jones won the city’s mayoral election Tuesday. Jones defeated…

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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…