LOUISVILLE, KY – Today, Louisville Police Chief Steve Conrad announced that he will retire on June 30, after mounting pressure from grassroots organizers, conscious media and elected officials. Pulitzer prize winner and Courier-Journal political writer Phillip Bailey reported that multiple sources told him Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer was given an “ultimatum which included the threat to impeachment if the chief was not pushed out due to the #BreonnaTaylor shooting.” ...
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant uses racist code language to keep a Black man from the U.S. Senate
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Mississippi is one of those states that just cannot get out of its own way. According to a U.S. News 2018 and 2019 reports, Mississippi overall was ranked 48 out of 50 states in the union. In 2017, however, Mississippi was ranked 49 of 50. Guess who has been running the state over the course of this timeframe? Republicans. In fact, it has been nearly a decade of Republicans...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Trump addressed the world today amid the current conflict between the United States and Iran. Trump, who once seemed more confident in going to war with Iran just a day or two ago, seemed shook at the podium in an attempt to tell the world and the American people that Iran “appears to be standing down”. In other words, “I don’t know what these people going...
#BlackWomenLead campaign: How the elephants, racism and sexism, are keeping Black women from decision-making tables in politics
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#BlackWomenLead campaign: How the elephants, racism and sexism, are keeping Black women from decision making tables in politics
George Zimmerman to file $100 million lawsuit against Trayvon Martin’s parents and lawyer
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George Zimmerman to file $100 million lawsuit, claiming his parents, prosecutors, family attorney all committed fraud and defamed him. #TrayonMartin #GeorgeZimmerman