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Biden to honor forgotten victims of Tulsa race massacre
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Biden to honor forgotten victims of Tulsa race massacre

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will take part in a remembrance of one of the nation’s darkest — and…
Deep-rooted racism, discrimination permeate US military
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Deep-rooted racism, discrimination permeate US military

For Stephanie Davis, who grew up with little, the military was a path to the American dream, a realm where…
‘Sliver of hope.’ Relief, caution as America absorbs verdict
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‘Sliver of hope.’ Relief, caution as America absorbs verdict

NEW YORK (AP) — When the verdicts came in — Guilty, Guilty, Guilty — Lucia Edmonds let out the breath…
Key events since George Floyd’s arrest and death
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Key events since George Floyd’s arrest and death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A timeline of key events that began with George Floyd’s arrest on May 25, 2020, by four…
Citizens lead the call for police reform since George Floyd’s death
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Citizens lead the call for police reform since George Floyd’s death

(Reuters) – Last summer, millions of ordinary Americans took to the streets to protest racism, police violence and the killing…
Early vote shows signs of Black voters’ shift to mail voting
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Early vote shows signs of Black voters’ shift to mail voting

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Shirley Dixon-Mosley had never sent a ballot through the mail. She always treasured casting her ballot…
Black voters in Detroit key for Biden, but are they engaged?
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Black voters in Detroit key for Biden, but are they engaged?

DETROIT (AP) — Wendy Caldwell-Liddell is tired of waiting for change in Detroit. The nation’s largest Black-majority city has been…
‘How dare we not vote?’ Black voters organize after DC march
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‘How dare we not vote?’ Black voters organize after DC march

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tears streamed down Brooke Moreland’s face as she watched tens of thousands gather on the steps of…
How the Black Lives Matter generation remembers John Lewis
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How the Black Lives Matter generation remembers John Lewis

Of all the ways that John Lewis influenced American life and politics, his indelible impact on young people may be…
‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ hymn ignites hope across nation
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‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ hymn ignites hope across nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Black national anthem was born more than a century ago, but the popular hymn within…
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