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Ramarley Graham's Mother Releases Internal NYPD Docs Critiquing Officers Involved in Son's Death

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

Constance Malcolm: "These documents only add to the evidence that both Sergeant Scott Morris and Officer John McLoughlin must be fired for the killing of my son Ramarley. They are a danger to public safety and should not continue to collect paychecks from the NYPD."

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Shonda Rhimes, Lin-Manuel Miranda Awarded Hollywood Walk of Fame Stars

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

The Shondaland and "Hamilton" creators will join Taraji P. Henson, Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg and more in receiving stars in 2018.

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WATCH: Kansas City Fast-Food Workers Share Stories of Struggle

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

Join cooks and cashiers working with Stand Up KC and Fight for $15 as they narrate personal stories of corporate mistreatment, poverty and resistance via live performances.

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Senate Health Care Plan Panned by Critics

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

From former President Barack Obama to The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the people are not pleased with the Better Care Reconciliation Act.

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What the Numbers Tell Us About Tropical Storm Cindy

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

It's hitting an area with a high concentration of Black people.

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Michael Brown's Family Settles Wrongful Death Suit With City of Ferguson

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

Lezley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr. sued Ferguson, its former police chief and ex-officer Darren Wilson for their son's 2014 death, which sparked local and national activism against police violence.

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Mobb Deep's Havoc on Prodigy's Death: 'I Still Can't Believe It'

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

"I can't even listen to 'Shook Ones' or any song."

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Young Thurgood Marshall Tackles Northern Racism in New 'Marshall' Trailer

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

The Reginald Hudlin-directed movie stars Chadwick Boseman as Marshall during his time at the NAACP.

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CBC Response to Trump Administration's Meeting Invite: Nah

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

The Congressional Black Caucus says Trump’s policies will “devastate Black communities.”

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Former Milwaukee Cop Acquitted for Killing Sylville Smith

racewireblog - 1 hour 31 min ago

Dominique Heaggan-Brown was fired for still-pending sexual assault charges.

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Gwen Carr, Constance Malcolm Criticize NYPD's Misconduct Deal With Tennis Vet James Blake

racewireblog - 5 hours 22 min ago

"It's disappointing that after receiving preferential treatment from the city, James Blake appears to be giving cover to the de Blasio administration for its complete lack of police accountability and transparency instead of supporting the demands of our families and communities for an end to police abuses against us."

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Police Release Dashcam Video of Philando Castile Shooting

racewireblog - 5 hours 22 min ago

The footage comes days after former St. Anthony, Minnesota, police officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted for killing Castile.

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LISTEN: Meet Brujas, A Black and Brown NYC Skating and Organizing Collective

racewireblog - 9 hours 17 min ago

The latest episode of WNYC's "The United States of Anxiety: Culture Wars" podcast profiles this Bronx-bred group of Black and Brown skaters and organizers mixing fun and empowerment.

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7 Things You Need to Know About The Senate GOP's Health Care Bill

racewireblog - 9 hours 17 min ago

Republican Senators are being extremely secretive about a law that will impact millions. Here’s what we do know.

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UPDATE: Judge Likely to Make Decision on DAPL Operations in September

racewireblog - 22 June, 2017 - 18:50

A U.S. District Court judge will hear arguments from both sides throughout the summer.

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REPORT: Bank Investments in Fossil Fuels Threaten Climate Change Goals

racewireblog - 22 June, 2017 - 15:32

A new report finds that with $87 billion going toward the fossil fuel industry last year, banks are funding the possible failure of the Paris Agreement.

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Teenage Syrian Refugee Navigates Islamophobia, Multiculturalism in New Documentary

racewireblog - 22 June, 2017 - 15:32

Dalya Zeno and her mother Rudayna Aksh feature in "Dalya's Other Country," a documentary premiering soon on PBS' "POV."

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Mattel Introduces Ken Dolls With Various Races, Body Types

racewireblog - 22 June, 2017 - 12:14

Customers can now choose from a number of Kens, including Black, Asian and Brown ones.

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Prodigy's Death at 42 Leaves Rap Fans 'Shook'

racewireblog - 22 June, 2017 - 12:14

A representative says the Mobb Deep MC was hospitalized after a Las Vegas show due to sickle cell anaemia complications.

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Native Tribes Continue DAPL Battle Inside and Outside of D.C. Court

racewireblog - 22 June, 2017 - 09:02

As a U.S. District Court judge hears the next part of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, supporters of the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Sioux will rally outside.

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