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Joe Jones’s drive to become an officer as a way of giving back to his community transitioned into an impossible burden.

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Los Angeles, CA– May 25, 2022 marks the two-year anniversary of the death of George Floyd. For most Americans and many around the world, the...

 Pressley has fought tirelessly to repeal the Hyde Amendment and protect comprehensive reproductive health care for all,

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WASHINGTON – In a passionate speech on the House floor, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Chair of the Pro-Choice Caucus’ Abortion Rights and Access Taskforce and...

The indictment charges Joly Germine, 29, aka Yonyon, who is described as a leader of the 400 Mawozo gang.

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A Haitian national was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia for conspiracy to commit hostage taking for his...

the assassination of the former President of Haiti, Jovenel Moïse, on July 7, 2021.

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A Haitian citizen was extradited from Jamaica to the United States on Friday to face criminal charges in the Southern District of Florida related to his alleged involvement...

Biden initiated this round of loose lips by seeming to suggest regime change in Moscow

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During World War II, US sailors were warned: Loose lips sink ships. A similar warning should have gone out to all US officials in recent days—and the President...

in the flood of coverage, too many elite media outlets focused on the leak itself and treated the issue as a political football

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When Politico (5/2/22) published a leaked draft Supreme Court opinion that would, if handed down by the Court, overturn Roe v. Wade and undermine the...

abortion restrictions and bans disproportionately burden Black women

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New York, NY (Wednesday, May 4, 2022) – Civil Rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton and the Black women leadership of the...

world that is grossly and unsustainably over-populated, fantastically littered with thousand-year plastic, poisoned with tens of

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We don’t need, indeed can’t tolerate, any more Earth Days during which we salve our consciences and then go back to a world that is grossly and unsustainably over-...

 honor the original happy spirit and grateful playfulness of the original May Days.

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It's May Day, a day loved and hated by many.

It's ancient, a pagan celebration of what was regarded as the first day of summer, focusing on...

 the Walk for Appalachia’s Future

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From May 24th to June 4th, climate justice and social justice activists will be walking and riding from Charleston, West Virginia into southwest Virginia, down to...

This declaration points to a vision of the internet that puts people first

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WASHINGTON — On Thursday morning, the United States joined dozens of partner countries in signing the Declaration of the Future of the Internet, which sets forth a series of...

The ACLU recommends the Biden administration end the 287 (g) program entirely.

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WASHINGTON — The American Civil Liberties Union released a new research report today on Immigrations and Customs Enforcement's 287(g) program, which delegates...

While several Southern states have respectfully moved away from observing Confederate Memorial Day

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. – While several Southern states have respectfully moved away from observing Confederate Memorial Day, Alabama and Mississippi will continue the...

Michigan state senator Mallory McMorrow’s forthright response to a far-right colleague

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Many of you have no doubt watched a video of Michigan state senator Mallory McMorrow’s forthright response to a far-right colleague’s attempt to paint her...

On Earth Day, no doubt most major media will pay lip service to the extreme dangers of climate change.

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On Earth Day, no doubt most major media will pay lip service to the extreme dangers of climate change. But what happens the next day?

A major...

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