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The D.C. National Guard confirmed multiple members have tested positive for coronavirus

D.C. National Guard, coronavirus

The D.C. National Guard confirmed Tuesday that multiple members have tested positive for coronavirus following their deployment to respond to protests around the White House in response to the police ...

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George Floyd’s funeral will be live-streamed from Houston on Tuesday

Family and close friends will gather in Houston on Tuesday for the funeral of George Floyd, two weeks after he died at the hands of Minneapolis police officers. The private ...

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America is treating mental illness and addiction with police, not healthcare

US Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey said that “as a society, need to reimagine how to create police.” “America knows that we are treating mental illness in this ...

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Portland police chief resigns, promoting black officer: It’s the ‘right moment’


The police chief of Portland, Ore., resigned Monday, promoting a black lieutenant to serve as her replacement amid protests in the city following George Floyd’s death. “He’s the exact right person at ...

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University of Alabama to remove Confederate statues from campus

The University of Alabama announced on Monday that it has authorized the removal of three Confederate plaques from their current campus locations. In a statement, the University also said it ...

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US Democrats in Congress have proposed sweeping legislation to reform American police

US Democrats in Congress have proposed sweeping legislation to reform American police, following weeks of protests against police brutality and racism. The bill would make it easier to prosecute police ...

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Joe Biden’s ideal VP is Condoleezza Rice

Joe Biden, Condoleezza Rice

The Washington Post just named its top 11 vice presidential picks for Joe Biden. They’re all women, and they’re all Democrats. Each is reasonable, intelligent, articulate and brilliant. Each deeply respects the Constitution. ...

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Biden lead over Trump rises to 14 points in new CNN poll

Joe Biden Trump

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden now holds a commanding 14-point lead over President Trump in his 2020 bid for the White House, according to a CNN poll released early Monday. The survey found that ...

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Trump Homeland Security official says he believes George Floyd would not have been spared if he were white

Acting Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Ken Cuccinelli said Sunday that he does not believe that George Floyd’s life would have been spared if he were white. Floyd, a ...

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Atlanta mayor says Trump is incapable of showing any type of empathy

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said she was “simply disgusted” by President Donald Trump’s invoking George Floyd’s name during a Friday bill signing ceremony touting the latest jobs report, which exceeded ...

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