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Mothers of the Movement Speak Up and Out on George Floyd and Police Violence
Mothers of victims of police violence each responded to the George Floyd verdict.
Prosecutor Resigns From Daunte Wright Case After Minnesota AG Keith Ellison Takes Over
Imran Ali, the assistant criminal division chief, claims ?vitriol? and ?partisan politics? made it difficult to pursue justice.
Judge Declares Mistrial In Murder Trial Of Simone Biles’ Brother
Tevin Biles-Thomas had been charged with murder for a 2018 New Year's Eve party shootout that left three dead.
Justice Now: Race & Reckoning - After Show
Brittany Packnett Cunningham and Soledad O' Brien draw a through line between the civil rights movement to Ferguson and present day on the one-year anniversary of George Floyd's death.
‘Central Park Karen’ Is Suing Her Former Employer For Firing Her
Amy Cooper claims in a new lawsuit that Franklin Templeton characterized her as a “racist.”
Tamir Rice’s Mother Tells Ohio Supreme Court Policeman Who Killed Him Should Not Be Reinstated
Former Cleveland cop Timothy Loehmann was fired, and Samaria Rice says he ‘can’t be trusted.'
Karine Jean-Pierre Becomes First Black Woman Since 1991 To Brief White House Press
White House principal deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre made history at her first press briefing, the first Black woman to do so in 30 years.
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The devastation in Tulsa, Oklahoma a century ago was sparked by vicious racism that grew into terrorism.
Justice Now: The Way Forward - After Show
Soledad O'Brien and Brittany Packnett Cunningham talk about using their platforms for the collective good and having tough conversations one year after the death of George Floyd.
Joe Biden Visits Tulsa On The 100th Anniversary To Remember Those Who Suffered, And Still Do
The president met with the last living survivors and addressed the horror that took place there a century ago.
Oregon Votes To Make Juneteenth A Holiday
The state senate unanimously passed the bill to commemorate the celebration officially.
Ohio HBCU Cancels Debt For Graduating Students
Wilberforce University President Elfred Anthony Pinkard surprised seniors at Saturday?s commencement when he announced that their student debt had been canceled.
Derek Chauvin’s Attorney Says Judge Should Give Him Much Lighter Sentence Than Suggested Guideline
Eric Nelson says the former cop who killed George Floyd and faces up to 40 years behind bars is the product of a broken system.
Three Remaining Survivors Of Tulsa Race Massacre To Receive $300K
Viola Fletcher, Lessie Benningfield Randle, and Hughes Van Ellis recently asked lawmakers to acknowledge the reality of racial violence in America.
Family Of 8-Year-Old Killed During Rayshard Brooks Protests To Sue City Of Atlanta
Secoriea Turner was killed when gunfire erupted during a demonstration. Now, her parents are seeking accountability for what happened.
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Becomes Fastest Female Sprinter Alive
Clocking an incredible 10.63 at a meet in Kingston on June 5, Fraser-Pryce obliterated the previous national record of 10.70.
Washington State Offering Marijuana For People To Get Vaccinated
Washington state's liquor and cannabis board announced "Joints for Jabs,” which offers a free marijuana joint when receiving a COVID-19 starting now until through July 12.
Kamala Harris Makes History At Capital Pride Event
Harris became the first sitting U.S. vice president to participate in a Pride march.
Darnella Frazier, Teen Who Filmed George Floyd’s Death, Awarded Honorary Pulitzer
The video, which led to worldwide protests, the conviction of Derek Chauvin, and police reforms across America, was recorded on May 25, 2020.
Meek Mill Joins Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam For Probation Reform Bill Signing
The governor signed a probation reform bill on Thursday with support from rapper Meek Mill, who became a reform advocate after a misdemeanor arrest in 2007.
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