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SCOTUS rules voters can be purged from Ohio rolls if they don’t respond to a notice after missing 1 vote
New concerns over shifting costs to patients as private equity firms gobble up health care providers
Jeff Sessions says domestic violence is not grounds for asylum in the U.S.
As the FCC’s Net Neutrality repeal goes into effect, states issue lawsuits to fight internet deregulation
The city of Houston is experimenting with land trust to fight gentrification
Distraught father kills himself in a jail cell after being separated from his family at border
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.
It’s no surprise more women are being imprisoned as less men are. We need abolition, not reforms.
Urban planning pioneer Toni Griffin wins award after subverting rules to highlight segregation
In South Fulton, Georgia, where Black women hold all top offices, can they set a new model for law enforcement?
Supreme Court: Colorodo shop can’t be forced to serve gay couple, but ruling may not apply to similar cases
California city set to test basic income of $500 a month to fight income inequality
Study: GOP judges give Black people longer sentences, women shorter. What about Black women?
Betsy DeVos says schools can call ICE on undocumented students, activists push back
Democrats join GOP to pass oppressive “Blue Lives Matter” bill, punish critics of Israel
Toxic masculinity & guns: Mother of victim says daughter rejected shooter before Texas slaughter
Israel kills dozens of Palestinians protesting US Embassy move to Jerusalem
Education Dept declaws task force dedicated to investigating for profit college abuses
Bill that would mandate 10 years for injuring police introduced to Congress
George Zimmerman summoned for criminal stalking charges in Florida
We let Kanye get away with being Kanye for too long
Federal judge rules DACA is a lawful program, US must accept new applications
Charlene Carruthers stepping down as National Director of BYP100 at the end of the year
Cory Booker on Black people suffering under oppressive GOP governments: “We did it to ourselves”
Power restored to many Puerto Ricans after Wednesday blackout on island still reeling from hurricanes
Mignon Clyburn, hailed as the “conscience” of the FCC, resigns
Weed legalization highlights how progressive policies deceptively re-entrench anti-Black dynamics
Seven killed in prison brawl in South Carolina, highlighting brutal conditions that breed violence
The Body: A Photo Series by Imani
Black dissociation is a requirement of capitalism
i found a watch and some liquor in the backseat
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