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The Black Lives Matter movement emerged in 2013 after George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. [read post]
The Black Lives Matter movement emerged in 2013 after George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. [read post]
17 Jul 2020, 6:43 am by Cassandra Maas
The term “Black Lives Matter” was first used following the 2013 death of Trayvon Martin and the acquittal of George Zimmerman, the police officer responsible for his death. [read post]
17 Jul 2020, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
National/Federal America’s Governors Get Tested for a Virus That Is Testing Them New York Times – Manny Fernandez, Rick Rojas, Shawn Huber, and Mike Baker | Published: 7/13/2020 Governors have always been judged on their disaster responses, but the coronavirus wreaking havoc across the country these days does not recede like floodwaters and cannot be tamed by calling out the National Guard. [read post]
16 Jul 2020, 7:47 am by Howard Bashman
Martin Luther King Jr. and others, held that Richmond police violated the rights of a felon caught with a handgun when he was stopped and searched in 2017. [read post]
13 Jul 2020, 9:22 am by Eric Halliday
And now, in recent weeks, federal prosecutors have used it repeatedly to pursue defendants who were protesting the death of George Floyd. [read post]
7 Jul 2020, 9:01 pm by Michael C. Dorf
That statement is almost certainly meant to explain the list’s inclusion of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Henry Clay, and Dolley and James Madison, who all held people in slavery. [read post]
7 Jul 2020, 8:24 am by Eugene Volokh
Elliot Ackerman Saladin Ambar, Rutgers University Martin Amis Anne Applebaum Marie Arana, author Margaret Atwood John Banville Mia Bay, historian Louis Begley, writer Roger Berkowitz, Bard College Paul Berman, writer Sheri Berman, Barnard College Reginald Dwayne Betts, poet Neil Blair, agent David W. [read post]
5 Jul 2020, 9:10 am
Here's the transcript from what was called the “Salute to America” at the White House yesterday. [read post]
5 Jul 2020, 4:46 am
 It sounds as though he wants to be right in the center of the continuum.It survived the ravages of the Civil War, the dogs of Bull Connor, the assassination of Martin Luther King and more than 200 years of systemic racism, and just weeks ago the murder of George Floyd. [read post]
4 Jul 2020, 9:56 am
PHOTOS: President Trump's Mount Rushmore speech"We gather tonight to herald the most important day in the history of nations: July 4th, 1776 [read post]
4 Jul 2020, 7:18 am by Randy E. Barnett
And it forms the basis for Martin Luther King's metaphor of the civil rights movement as a promissory note that a later generation has come to collect. [read post]
4 Jul 2020, 6:45 am
He put the 4 above everyone else, which is the message of the mountain.Today we pay tribute to the exceptional lives and extraordinary legacies of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Teddy Roosevelt. [read post]
2 Jul 2020, 2:46 pm by Dani Selby
From Philadelphia to Louisville, there are many more officers who produced similar reigns of terror — Martin Devlin, Mark Handy, Frank Jacztrembski, Sevelie Jones, Manuel Santiago, Stanley Schiffman, Frank Viggiano. [read post]
30 Jun 2020, 11:12 am by Gritsforbreakfast
Better late than never, here's the June episode of Just Liberty's Reasonably Suspicious podcast, co-hosted by me and Amanda Marzullo.This month, Mandy and I reflect on the last month's tumultuous protests and calls for police reform in Texas and beyond.Top StoryReflecting on the George Floyd protests, including an interview with Chas Moore of the Austin Justice Coalition.Fill in the BlankWas George Floyd set up by a crooked Houston narcotics cop? [read post]
28 Jun 2020, 8:14 pm by Steve Gottlieb
The murders and lynchings stayed in front of our eyes until we hurt, just as we are hurting for George Floyd, choked to death in Minneapolis; Walter Scott, over a brake light in Charleston, SC; Ahmaud Aubrey, killed for jogging while Black in Georgia; Tamir Rice, a twelve-year old, in Cleveland; Stephon Clark, killed for holding a cell phone in his grandmother’s Sacramento backyard;  Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.; Eric Garner, in Staten Island; Tony McDade in Tallahassee; and… [read post]
23 Jun 2020, 3:10 pm by Shirin Mori
In this moment of solidarity with Black, trans and disabled activists demanding justice for the killings of Tony McDade, Layleen Cubilette-Polanco, George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and others from historically targeted communities, we are sharing resources to help activists and others protect their digital security. [read post]