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Ketanji Brown Jackson Pens Rare Post-Execution Dissent After Missouri Executes Kevin Johnson

A special prosecutor alleged racial bias against Johnson’s prosecutor who was also involved in the Michael Brown case in Ferguson, Mo.
12/02/2022

Georgia Senate Race Adds Up To the Most Expensive Political Contest Of 2022

The campaigns are raking in money, but tracing where it’s coming from can’t fully happen until the race is called.
12/01/2022

Hakeem Jeffries: 5 Things To Know About The Incoming House Democratic Leader

The Brooklyn lawmaker skyrocketed to leadership in just 10 years of entering the House.
12/01/2022

Google Doodle Honors Gaming Pioneer Jerry Lawson

He invented swappable video game cartridges in 1976.
12/01/2022

CDC Director Slammed For Calling Tuskegee Study Victims’ Suffering A ‘Sacrifice’

The 40-year syphilis experiment by government doctors involved 600 Black men who unknowingly participated.
12/01/2022

DOJ Files Proposal In Federal Court To Install Third Party Manager For Jackson, Miss. Water System

Residents of the majority Black city have suffered decades of unsafe drinking water.
12/01/2022

Meghan Told Y’All: Royal Family Aide Resigns After Accusations Of Racism Against Black Palace Guest

Buckingham Palace has apologized.
11/30/2022

Virginia Walmart Mass Shooting Survivor Files $50 Million Lawsuit Against Company

Donya Prioleau, the survivor and employee, alleges that Walmart continued to employ the shooter despite knowing he had “propensities for violence.”
11/30/2022

Gun Violence Study Shows Black Male Homicide Rate Highest In The Natio

Firearm Deaths Among Black Women Have Increased Dramatically
11/30/2022

Hope Remains For Brittney Griner’s Return Through Potential Prisoner Trade

Russian minister says the hopes of a prisoner exchange in 2022 aren’t impossible, however the WNBA star still faces a grueling sentence.
11/30/2022

Minnesota Cop Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile Wrongly Denied Teaching License, Court Says

Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of manslaughter in a deadly traffic stop that was caught on video.
11/30/2022