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Black Resilience: Trauma To Triumph Since 1619

As Robert Smith and Ketanji Brown Jackson recently reflected, honoring the past and embracing the present enables Black folks to shape our future.

As Schools Try To Address Student Mental Health Crisis, Nonprofits Work To Fill A...

With so many students requiring mental health support and school districts confronting mental health clinician shortages, Sacramento organizations are stepping up to bridge the gap for students of color.

Merkley: Decision is Step Back For Reproductive Care, Health Care, And Americans’ Rights

Oregon's U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley responded after the Supreme Court released their final opinion in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.

HBU Basketball Player Killed In Mass Shooting In New York

Darius Lee was on track to graduate with his bachelor's degree in December, but a deadly shooting in Harlem, New York stopped that.

Amazon Ends Its Paid COVID-19 Sick Leave Policy

Amazon is ending its Covid-19 paid sick leave policy starting on Monday, the company said in a memo to employees this weekend that was shared with CNN Business.

The Plot To Destroy Democracy Civic Engagement & Voter Education Campaign, “Reclaim Your Vote,”...

“The lessons of history are clear: when elected officials have to take a stand, when they have to go on record and show the American people where they are on the issues, then the right side of history ultimately prevails. I believe the same will hold true in this fight to protect our Democracy.

Biden To Announce New Gun Regulation And Name ATF Nominee

President Joe Biden will announce a new firearm regulation Monday meant to contain the use of privately made weapons, senior administration officials said, as he comes under pressure to take more steps to address a national crisis of gun violence.

The Plot To Destroy Democracy Civic Engagement & Voter Education Campaign, “Reclaim Your Vote,”...

“The lessons of history are clear: when elected officials have to take a stand, when they have to go on record and show the American people where they are on the issues, then the right side of history ultimately prevails. I believe the same will hold true in this fight to protect our Democracy.

Biden To Announce New Gun Regulation And Name ATF Nominee

President Joe Biden will announce a new firearm regulation Monday meant to contain the use of privately made weapons, senior administration officials said, as he comes under pressure to take more steps to address a national crisis of gun violence.

New Smithsonian Exhibit Shows Racism Against Emmett Till Continues Today

Although thousands have filed past the casket of Emmett Till displayed at the Smithsonian’s Museum of African American History and Culture, on September 3, a new exhibit was set to open in “Flag Hall” of the Smithsonian’s Museum of American History that shows the recently bullet-riddled road markers where Till’s body was found. This is desecration that starkly indicates the level of racism and White supremacy still infesting America.

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