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Saturday, September 19, 2020

Dr. Ruiz, 86 Members of Congress Call for Full, Independent Investigation...

Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36) is calling on the Department of Defense Inspector General to conduct an investigation into the death of Army Spc. Vanessa Guillén. In a letter to Acting Inspector General O’Donnell, Dr. Ruiz and 86 other members of Congress urged a prompt and thorough review of the disappearance of Spc. Vanessa Guillén.

Charleston votes to remove statue of slavery advocate

Officials in the historic South Carolina city of Charleston voted unanimously Tuesday to remove a statue of former vice president and slavery advocate John C. Calhoun from a downtown square, the latest in a wave of actions arising from protests against racism and police brutality against African Americans.

Duty to intervene: Floyd cops spoke up but didn’t step in

Minneapolis was among several cities that had policies on the books requiring police officers to intervene to stop colleagues from using unreasonable force, but that didn’t save George Floyd

Hundreds of black deaths in 1919 are being remembered

America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, and yet, 100 years later,...

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

One day its fine the next it’s black; So if you want me off your back; Well, come...

Was the asking price too much?

The Los Angeles Lakers immediately find themselves back in title contention by acquiring superstar forward Anthony Davis and...