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A half-century after Voting Rights Act, black religious leaders say suppression is rampant

A half-century after Voting Rights Act, black religious leaders say suppression is rampant Leaders must address continued widespread voter suppression, the president of the Progressive National Baptist Convention said on the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. … Continue reading

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Report: FBI figures tweaked to show phony increase in mass shootings

Report: FBI figures tweaked to show phony increase in mass shootings Crime stats published by the FBI and relied upon by the media distort the gun violence and leave the public with the impression “mass shooting” incidents are a much … Continue reading

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The Continuing Saga of Ferguson, MO.

How can authorities restore order in Ferguson? They’ve lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed a curfew, lifted it and deployed the National Guard — and still the … Continue reading

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Call it what you like; I Call it WAR

Police, protesters clash again in Ferguson FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Anger spurred by the death of a black teenager at the hands of a white police officer boiled over again when protesters stormed into a Missouri convenience store — the … Continue reading

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