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A man in Michigan has admitted to beating a Black teen with a bike chain due to his race. The Justice Department said in a...

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New York City mayoral candidate Maya Wiley has announced a coalition of Black women who are throwing their support to her potentially historic election. The...

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Apple Donates George Floyd Mural From Downtown Portland Store To Don’t Shoot PDX

Apple has given the enormous Black Lives Matter mural covering its downtown store to Portland civil rights organization Don’t Shoot PDX. The panels “reflect the...

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