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A series of fires at predominantly black churches since the horrific shooting in Charleston, South Carolina – including two blazes in the same state – have raised the spectre of copycat racial violence.
A new documentary takes a masterful look at the complicated duality of the legendary singer.
There's an awful lot to unpack here.
The case is about states rights and the Fourteenth Amendment – specifically, whether the definition of "marriage" should be decided by each state or the federal government.
You'd think that by now Alabama would be tired of being the state where marginalised Americans have to demand their dignity the loudest.
The government apparently doesn't consider Martin's death a civil rights issue, even as it continues weighing whether to press charges for more recent killings of unarmed black men.
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A state legislator is determined to make it next to impossible for transgender people to use public restrooms.
After ducking the issue last fall, the court announced Friday that it definitively answer whether the Constitution allows gays to get married.
People flooded the streets in response to the Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict the cop who placed Garner in the choke hold the led to his death last July.