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Minnesota Task Force Will Examine Violence Against Black Women And Girls

African-American women face violence three times more than white women.
11/30/2021

More Than 50 HBCU Leaders Urge The Senate To Pass $2 Trillion Build Back Better Act

Biden’s plan would make ‘historic investments’ in HBCUs and other institutions serving students of color.
11/30/2021

George Floyd’s Girlfriend And Daunte Wright’s Mother Share A Moment Ahead Of Manslaughter Trial

Wright died after a cop shot him instead of using a taser.
11/29/2021

Miami High School Football Player Dies In Police Custody After Car Chase

The family of Christopher Walls, 16, is demanding justice.
11/29/2021

Omicron Variant Reaches Canada Through Travelers From Nigeria

Ontario health officials have released a statement.
11/29/2021

LA Rams Odell Beckham Jr. Is Taking His Salary In A Different Way, And It’s Not Cash

Joining other NFL players in taking cryptocurrency seriously, he’s also giving away $1 million to fans.
11/29/2021

Judge Exonerates Black Man Accused Of Rape Depicted in Memoir of Author Alice Sebold

Anthony Broadwater spent 16 years in prison for a heinous crime he didn’t commit.
11/29/2021

National Spelling Bee Champion Zaila Avant-garde Named Sports Illustrated’s 2021 SportsKid For 2021

The 14-year-old New Orleans girl also has basketball skills!
11/29/2021

South Africa Denounces Travel Bans As Unfair Consequence Of Alerting World To New COVID-19 Variant

South African says it’s paying a price for being the first country to identify the omicron variant.
11/29/2021

Former Congresswoman Carrie Meek Dies At 95

She was the first Black woman elected to Florida’s state senate.
11/29/2021