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Philadelphia police shoot man holding knife, sparking protests

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Philadelphia overnight Monday following the police killing of a 27-year-old Black man, with local authorities saying that…

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‘Well, What Do You Mean, We Can’t Join the Klan?’

On the afternoon of January 28, 1961, at the home of Minister Jeremiah X, the Atlanta minister of the Nation of Islam (NOI), Malcolm X…

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Illinois police department fires officer who shot Black couple in car

An Illinois police chief announced Friday that an officer has been fired after they shot a Black couple sitting inside their car, killing one person…

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Second grand juror in Breonna Taylor case says jury only allowed to consider wanton endangerment charges

Another grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case came forward Thursday saying the grand jury was only allowed to consider wanton endangerment charges against former…

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Race and voting in America

Americans believe that all citizens have equal access to our fundamental democratic right: voting. But the fact is racial politics still suppress votes. Source: https://www.axios.com/race-and-voting-in-america-e638c77f-db54-4d84-b7ca-faa90fdede24.html…

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Black Lives Matter launches a political action committee

On the heels of nearly six months of nationwide demonstrations that sparked an international movement against systemic racism and police violence, Black Lives Matter is…

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Outrage after police filmed kneeling on back of pregnant black woman

<p>Protests continue amid demands for Kansas City police chief to resign </p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/deja-stallings-video-kansas-city-black-lives-matter-protests-pregnant-b910258.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Jacob Blake released from hospital, enters rehab center

Jacob Blake has been released from the hospital, well over a month after he was shot seven times in the back at point-blank range by…

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Breonna Taylor’s family requests new special prosecutor to reopen case

Attorneys for Breonna Taylor’s family are calling for a new special prosecutor to reopen her case and for Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron (R) to recuse…

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Grand jury recordings released in Breonna Taylor case

A judge ordered the recordings to be made public following a court motion filed by an unidentified grand juror. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/grand-jury-recordings-released-breonna-taylor-case-n1241803 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Black woman called police officer ‘master’ as she begged for help upside down in patrol car

<p>Shataeah Kelly repeatedly told the officer she could not breathe but was ignored</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/police-colorado-shataeah-kelly-patrol-car-video-b744533.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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California could offer reparations for black Americans

<p>Officials have put together detailed plan to study what reparations might look like</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/california-reparations-black-americans-b735671.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Kentucky Attorney General seeks to delay release of Breonna Taylor grand jury recording

Cameron filed a motion with the court Tuesday saying his office needs time to “redact personal identifiers.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/breonna-taylor-case-kentucky-attorney-general-seeks-delay-release-grand-n1241375 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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AG agrees to release grand jury tapes in Breonna Taylor case

Kentucky’s attorney general has agreed to release the recordings of the secret grand jury proceeding that considered charges against three officers involved in the fatal…

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Texas sheriff charged with destroying footage of officers killing black postal worker

Robert Chody, the Sheriff in Williamson County, Texas, was arrested and charged Monday with destroying footage of his deputies killing Javier Ambler. Ambler, 40, was…

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Alabama town removes statue of Confederate soldier in the middle of the night

<p>The town will pay a $25,000 fine for removing the 115-year-old monument </p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/alabama-town-removes-confederate-statue-john-pelham-b679266.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Early vote shows signs of Black voters’ shift to mail voting

Black voters seem to be warming up to voting by mail Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/early-vote-shows-signs-black-voters-shift-mail-voting-voters-black-vote-ballot-mail-b621253.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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McConnell challenger Amy McGrath calls for Kentucky AG to release grand jury report on Breonna Taylor case

Kentucky Democratic Senate candidate Amy McGrath on Thursday called on state Attorney General Daniel Cameron (R) to release the grand jury report in the killing…

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‘Violence is never the answer’: Biden condemns shooting of two police officers at protests over Breonna Taylor decision

<p>Prosecutors on Wednesday announced no officer would be charged over killing of Taylor</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/biden-breonna-taylor-protests-two-police-officers-shot-b570234.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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‘Say her name’: Democrats denounce Breonna Taylor ruling as clear example of systemic injustice

<p>Trump praised the ruling attorney general as ‘really brilliant’ and ‘a star’ </p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/us-breonna-taylor-ruling-wanton-endangerment-democrats-systemic-racism-trump-biden-b571296.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Ben’s Original: Mars unveils new name of Uncle Ben’s rice brand

The Uncle Ben’s rice brand is changing its name to Ben’s Original Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/uncle-bens-rice-original-new-name-mars-b548428.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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