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Lieutenant Colonel Kristal Turner-Childs as the first Black deputy commissioner of Staff for the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP)

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Governor Tom Wolf confirmed the appointment of Lieutenant Colonel Kristal Turner-Childs as the first Black deputy commissioner of Staff for the Pennsylvania...

The Pentagon issued its annual report recently on suicide in the military

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The Pentagon issued its annual report recently on suicide in the military, and it provides us with very sad news.

Despite spending hundreds of millions...

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron can re-enter a lawsuit at the eleventh hour in order to attempt to revive an abortion b

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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court heard oral arguments this morning in Cameron v. EMW Women’s Surgical Center, a case that will decide whether Kentucky Attorney General Daniel...

In recognition of Indigenous Peoples’ Day

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October 11, 2021 — In recognition of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, the Center for Constitutional Rights issued the following statement:

From our offices on occupied...

“immortal cells” from a young mother named Henrietta Lacks.

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As a 31-year-old Black woman lay dying of cervical cancer in 1951, doctors at today’s highly acclaimed Johns Hopkins Hospital, took what would become known as the “...

Columbus the criminal con-man deserves universal contempt not congratulatory commemoration.

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Today, millions of people–largely, white people–will be honoring the criminal legacy of Christopher Columbus–the greatest genocidal mass murderer in the last half millennium...

Republican Party, which more accurately could now be called the Autocracy Party or the Anti-Democracy Party

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We have a two-party political system, one that evolves with time, people, and circumstance.

Democrats were, for many years, a party that fought against civil...

This burden of truth telling, of unifying the left and the right, falls primarily on Republican leaders.

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In my college days I was a conservative republican. I voted for Barry Goldwater, and Ronald Reagan. But I gave up on the party during the presidential election of...

 legacy of Indigenous peoples who inhabited the land before the establishment of the United States of America

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ahead of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, October 11, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will introduce a resolution to recognize that the land of the...

Vice-President Kamala Harris (shown above with immigration officials) has an opportunity to do something important for immigrati

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Vice-President Kamala Harris (shown above with immigration officials) has an opportunity to do something important for immigration rights.

More than at any time...

a federal court blocked Texas’ extreme abortion ban, SB 8,

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HOUSTON — In a lawsuit brought by the Department of Justice, a federal court blocked Texas’ extreme abortion ban, SB 8, from continuing to wreak havoc on the lives of...

Police killing Black and Brown people hasn’t let up even though the public's attention may have

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Police killing Black and Brown people hasn’t let up even though the public's attention may have been diverted from it as a constant nationwide tragedy for which the federal...

House Progressive Caucus, in alliance with almost all other House Democrats, defeated the effort by “moderates”

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It is a very, very big deal that last week the House Progressive Caucus, in alliance with almost all other House Democrats, defeated the effort by “moderates”—really,...

NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson has been named co-chair of ADL's Sports Leadership Council.

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New York, NY, October 4, 2021 – ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) today announced that NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson has been named co-chair of ADL's Sports...

Eric K. Ward, a nationally-recognized expert

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New York, NY – Eric K. Ward, a nationally-recognized expert on the relationship between authoritarian movements, hate violence, and preserving inclusive democracy,...

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