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Verizon throttled data while firefighters responded to wildfire, highlighting danger of Net Neutrality repeal
DACA protections for immigrant youth may head to SCOTUS after conservative judge’s ruling
Inmates in at least 17 states begin massive labor strike, calling conditions modern-day slavery
Supplies meant for Puerto Ricans suffering hurricane aftermath found abandoned
The first ever WakandaCon offered Black sanctuary in an unexpectedly emotional experience
Jordan Peele buys out theater to support ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ fanning more ‘Get Out’ comparisons
Ethiopia and Eritrea end 20 year conflict with peace summit
Black nerds unite: Blerd City Con is coming to New York!
The FCC continues its war on internet access for Native Americans
NYC performer welcomes a world without anti-Blackness in “immersive abolitionist fairy-tale,” ‘Neptune’
Smithsonian Museum of African American History acquires Wakandan artifacts
The mayors and governors using their political sway to stall Trump’s immigration policies
White supremacist “Unite the Right” rally approved for second anniversary in D.C.
Trump’s new order ending family separations will just detain undocumented families indefinitely
U.S. pulls out of UN Human Rights Council citing anti-Israel “chronic bias”
5 undocumented migrants killed in Sunday police chase
Prisons increasingly employ teachers and secretaries to substitute for guards
Spain’s new Socialist government will accept 600 migrants after Italy turns asylum seekers away
A look inside the converted Walmart that shelters over 1,400 migrant children as detentions boom
Chicago activists accuse police of negligence as Black girls and women continue disappearing
As the FCC’s Net Neutrality repeal goes into effect, states issue lawsuits to fight internet deregulation
Judge says a bar refusing service to Trump supporters is not “outrageous” conduct
ICE arrests 114 at Ohio gardening stores in one of the largest workplace raids in years
Kim Kardashian West lobbied to commute Alice Marie Johnson’s cruel sentence. Now she’s out.
Supreme Court: Colorodo shop can’t be forced to serve gay couple, but ruling may not apply to similar cases
Former 911 dispatcher dishes on racist white callers, how ‘BBQ Becky’ is not an anomaly
Betsy DeVos says schools can call ICE on undocumented students, activists push back
Activists stall vote on funding Chicago police academy, citing “misplaced priorities”
NFL announces new fine for players who “take a knee,” players push back
The Obamas sign multiyear Netflix production deal
I’m tired of watching white men get away with sexual violence against Black men
Black men need to abandon “pimp” culture and support Black women sex workers
In defense of The Gay Agenda: Reimagining life without cis-heteros
Black excellence?: How a school abused Black students & got fame for sending them to Ivy Leagues
House Democrats cite freedom of speech in refusal to censure Steve King for racist comments
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