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Jair Bolsonaro sworn in as Brazil’s President, increasing the number of far-right demagogues globally
Netflix pulls episode of ‘Patriot Act’ critical of Saudi government at their request, draws criticism
Saudis under fire for using child soldiers from Darfur, offering money for them to fight in Yemen
Organizers of California Women’s March cancel event over concerns that it’s ‘too white’
France’s investigation into attack that prompted the Rwandan genocide is finally ended
Recently sworn-in Puebla, Mexico Governor Martha Erika Alonso dies in helicopter crash
ICE dumps 200 migrants at El Paso bus station, leaving them in the cold with no money or shelter
Hungary is in revolt over a draconian overtime bill workers are calling a “slave law”
Parents outraged as New Orleans votes to become the first major city in America with an all charter school system
ICE facility maintained by GEO Group is blocking access to lawyers for detained immigrants
Betsy DeVos to roll back school racial discrimination rules enacted by the Obama administration
Google CEO finally grilled by Congress over data & censorship, but conservatives try to make it all about them
PEN America is suing Trump for his attacks on the press
Ex-Green Beret admits political assassination plot by UAE and American soldiers
Malaysia to abolish the death penalty, drawing praise from the human rights groups
Texas invalidates 2,400 online voter registration forms ahead of midterms based on vague law
Time’s Up hires WNBA President Lisa Borders as its first president and CEO
Four suspected white supremacists charged for actions during Charlottesville riots
Marches in NY, D.C. call for emphasis on the rights of Black women to overturn status quo
Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum targeted by racist robocalls after GOP challenger’s monkey comments
Louisiana State Police accused of circulating white supremacist propaganda in lawsuit
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
Living With Ghosts, a short story
Comic: “Underpopulation” is not an issue you can blame on queer people. Trust me.
Exclusive Interview: Black Queer Artist HAILES details her new EP and creating music during a pandemic
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