THE STORY BEHIND 50 COPS IN RIOT GEAR ARRESTING 14 PEACEFUL PROTESTERS IN ALABAMA

An interview with one of the 14 protesters.

HOW FERGUSON PREPARED THE PROTESTERS

Looking at parallels from 2014, and the ways organizers are now using what they learned then.

 
 
 

CUOMO, DE BLASIO SAY THEY HAVEN'T SEEN VIDEOS OF THE NYPD ABUSING PROTESTERS, SO WE'RE POSTING THEM HERE TO BE HELPFUL

A public service for our public servants.

AN OFFICER SUGGESTED GEORGE FLOYD HAD “EXCITED DELIRIUM.” EXPERTS SAY THAT'S NOT A REAL THING

The controversial diagnosis may become a pillar of Derek Chauvin's defense.

 
 
 

MINNEAPOLIS DECIDED TO REMOVE POLICE FROM SCHOOLS AFTER DECADES OF CRITICISM

The city was a pioneer of school policing in the 1960s.

WHY WERE MILITARY HELICOPTERS FLYING LOW OVER PROTESTERS IN D.C.?

Army helicopters employed a tactic usually reserved for insurgents in combat zones.

 
 
 

SOCIAL MEDIA FACT-CHECKING IS NOT CENSORSHIP

The president and his surrogates are relying on convoluted arguments to claim that social media fact-checking is evidence of anti-conservative...

CHAUVIN GETS NEW MURDER CHARGE; THREE OFFICERS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH AIDING AND ABETTING MURDER

Each of the officers now faces up to 40 years in prison.

 
 
 

BILL BARR'S STRATEGY TO UNDERMINE CONFIDENCE IN THE 2020 ELECTION

This attorney general thrives in chaos.

ASK A TEACHER: MY DAUGHTER WAS BORED DURING DISTANCE LEARNING. SHOULD SHE SKIP A GRADE?

She's very far ahead of the class in almost all subjects.

 
 
 

HELP! MY MOM INSISTS WE HONOR HER DEAD PARROT AT MY WEDDING

I do not want the day to become a bird funeral.

LARRY KRAMER WOULDN'T BE QUIET

How Kramer's uncompromising activism is a lesson for this moment.

 
 
 

SEND IN THE TROOPS

What could go wrong?

HOW TO CHANGE POLICING IN AMERICA

Here are just a few of the long-overdue measures that federal, state, and local leaders must implement now.

 
 
 

TRUMP DOESN'T SPEAK FOR THE CATHOLICS

How the Catholic church and people of faith are supporting BLM.

THERE'S A SIMPLE REASON PROTESTS IN NEWARK HAVEN'T TURNED VIOLENT

An activist who remembers Newark's 1967 uprising explains what changed.

 
 
 

TEAR GAS AND RUBBER BULLETS SHOULD BE A LAST RESORT. SO WHY ARE POLICE USING THEM ON PROTESTERS FIRST?

In the George Floyd protests, eager police abuse of “less lethal” weapons is causing unconscionable escalation and injury.

DONALD TRUMP APPEARS TO HAVE COMMITTED FELONY VOTER FRAUD

By the president's own standards, prosecutors should throw the book at him.

 
 
 

WHY YOU SHOULD THINK TWICE BEFORE DONATING YOUR SEPHORA POINTS

The National Black Justice Coalition is a good cause, but there's a better way to donate to it.

POLICE OFFICERS TOLD D.C. RESIDENTS WAITING TO VOTE THAT THEY WERE BREAKING THE LAW

Monstrously long lines. Missing ballots. Police intimidation. How did the city fail to protect its voters' constitutional rights?

 
 
 



'What will it take': NFL players demand action from league following George...

'What will it take': NFL players demand action from league following George Floyd death

A video circulating social media shows a group of NFL players demanding action from the league following the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Case against Georgia men charged in Ahmaud Arbery shooting moving forward

Case against Georgia men charged in Ahmaud Arbery shooting moving forward

The murder cases against three white Georgia men charged in the shooting death of unarmed black jogger Ahmaud Arbery can move forward, a judge ruled Thursday. Glynn County... Read more ...

Judge: $750,000 bail for 3 ex-officers accused in George Floyd's death

Judge: $750,000 bail for 3 ex-officers accused in George Floyd's death

A judge has set bail at $750,000 apiece for three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

AP source: NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

AP source: NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

A person with knowledge of the situation says the NBA's Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at the Disney campus near... Read more ...

After protests, Virginia governor orders removal of Robert E. Lee statue

After protests, Virginia governor orders removal of Robert E. Lee statue

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Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd's daughter

Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd's daughter

Kanye West has made a $2 million donation to support the families of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbrery and Breonna Taylor, along with black-owned businesses in crisis in his native... Read more ...

Facebook will start labeling pages and posts from state-controlled media

Facebook will start labeling pages and posts from state-controlled media

Facebook will start labeling the pages, posts and advertisements of state-controlled media outlets. Read more ...

Health care workers are marching in solidarity with protesters across the US

Health care workers are marching in solidarity with protesters across the US

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Trump campaign blasts Twitter for CENSORSHIP as George Floyd clip taken down...

Trump campaign blasts Twitter for CENSORSHIP as George Floyd clip taken down due to copyright claim

US President Donald Trump's campaign team slammed Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey for “censoring” its video, made amid the police brutality protests and unrest across... Read more ...

Detained US Navy veteran freed by Iran, en route home

Detained US Navy veteran freed by Iran, en route home

U.S. officials say a Navy veteran who's been detained in Iran for nearly two years has been released and is making his way home, with the first leg on a Swiss government aircraft. Read more ...