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UN rights chief decries racism in US, keeps eye on Hong Kong
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UN rights chief decries racism in US, keeps eye on Hong Kong

GENEVA (AP) — The UN human rights chief appealed Monday for “urgent and profound action to combat systemic racism” in…
Mounting US deaths reveal an outsize toll on people of color
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Mounting US deaths reveal an outsize toll on people of color

As many as 215,000 more people than usual died in the US during the first seven months of 2020, suggesting…
UK interior minister says migrants see France as racist, Mail reports
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UK interior minister says migrants see France as racist, Mail reports

LONDON (Reuters) – The British minister in charge of security and immigration told fellow lawmakers that migrants crossed the channel…
Biden risks alienating young Black voters after race remarks
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Biden risks alienating young Black voters after race remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden’s controversial remarks about race this week risk alienating young Black voters who despise President Donald…
Egyptian court issues first ever verdict in a bullying case
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Egyptian court issues first ever verdict in a bullying case

The Imbaba Misdemeanor Court in Giza issued Egypt’s first ever verdict in a bullying case on Sunday, with two defendants…
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…
Statue of Black protester replaces toppled UK slave trader
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Statue of Black protester replaces toppled UK slave trader

LONDON (AP) — An artist has erected a statue of a Black Lives Matter protester atop the plinth in the…
Pandemic, racism compound worries about Black suicide rate
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Pandemic, racism compound worries about Black suicide rate

CHICAGO (AP) — Jasmin Pierre was 18 when she tried to end her life, overdosing on whatever pills she could…
Women taken from African mothers by Belgium now want redress
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Women taken from African mothers by Belgium now want redress

NEDER-OVER-HEEMBEEK, Belgium (AP) — Monique Bitu Bingi was only four years old when she was taken from her family in…
Native Americans protesting Trump trip to Mount Rushmore
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Native Americans protesting Trump trip to Mount Rushmore

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s plans to kick off Independence Day with a showy display at Mount…
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