New Video Shows 7 Youth-Home Staffers Restraining a Black Boy Who Died a Few Days Later
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Trump's Proposal for Homeless Shelters Could Make Life More Dangerous for Trans People
Especially for Black and Brown transgender women, "who face extraordinarily high rates of unemployment and homelessness at any time, and particularly in this economic crisis," said an advocate.
These 11 Mayors Are Really Trying to Get Their Cities’ Residents a Guaranteed Income
A global pandemic that threatens to worsen the country’s already staggering income inequality might be the perfect time.
I Can't Breathe
A Black Teen Died After Screaming ‘I Can't Breathe’ as Youth Home Employees Put Their Weight on Him
“The excessive use of restraints and the lack of concern for Cornelius’s life draw an eerily similar comparison to that of George Floyd’s death.”
The NYPD Cop in a Viral Chokehold Video Has Been Suspended Without Pay
The incident comes a week after the New York City Council passed a law making it a criminal misdemeanor for an officer to use a chokehold during an arrest.
This Ex-Inmate Risked His Life Fighting Fires in California — But He’s Banned From a Career Doing It
Dario Gurrola’s two felony convictions prevent him from getting the EMT certification required for a full-time job at most municipal fire departments.
The Supreme Court Just Smacked Down Trump’s Attempt to End DACA
The Obama-era program gave temporary protections to nearly 700,000 so-called “Dreamers” who were brought to the U.S. as young kids.
The Atlanta Cop Who Shot Rayshard Brooks in the Back Was Just Charged With Murder
Garrett Rolfe and his partner, who's facing other charges, are expected to turn themselves in by Thursday evening.
These Cities Are Stopping Police From Responding to Homelessness, Drug Use, and Mental Health Issues
Los Angeles proposed the change Tuesday. San Francisco and Albuquerque have already made it.
Black Lives Matter
Feds Are ‘Actively Reviewing’ the Hanging Deaths of 2 Black Men in California
The deaths happened just 10 days and 50 miles apart.
A GOP Senator and Doctor Wants to Know If the ‘Colored Population’ Gets COVID From Not Washing Their Hands
Republican Sen. Steve Huffman asked the question during a hearing on Tuesday.
A Judge Said George Floyd’s Name When He Denied Qualified Immunity to 5 Cops
”This has to stop,” the judge said.