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‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: ‘Be on the right side of history’: Democ...→

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

‘Be on the right side of history’: Democrats push to declare racism a public health crisis

Democratic lawmakers in Ohio have proposed legislation to declare racism a public health issue amid nationwide protests over the death of George Floyd. Read full article: ‘Be on the right side of history’: Democ...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

“Structural racism pervades this city in ways that are still not acknowledged and recognized,” said de Blasio. "We have to change that." Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Ho...→

Push for action against racism continues in Naperville

Push for action against racism continues in Naperville

Recognizing Naperville leaders for the words they've put toward the anti-racism movement, speakers now are pushing for more action. Read full article: Push for action against racism continues...→

English soccer’s push to fight racism is reminder of how long it has plagued the game

English soccer’s push to fight racism is reminder of how long it has plagued the game

When the English Premier League resumes Wednesday, players will wear “Black Lives Matter” on their jerseys instead of their names. Read full article: English soccer’s push to fight racism is...→

‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects history of slavery to racism of modern policing

‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects history of slavery to racism of modern policing

The racism that carried slavery and Jim Crow laws continues to impact virtually every aspect of American culture. This is the underlying thesis of Frances Caus [...] Read full article: ‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects ...→

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health  [...]

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health [...]

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health emergency in Boston, calling racial inequalities a “slow-moving disaster” that [...] Read full article: BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on...→

Marty Walsh declares racism a public health crisis

Marty Walsh declares racism a public health crisis

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced this morning he is declaring racism a public health crisis and will transfer $3 million from the police overtime budget to [...] Read full article: Marty Walsh declares racism a public hea...→

Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan, declare KKK a terrorist group

Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan, declare KKK a terrorist group

Online petitions seeking to outlaw the Ku Klux Klan and designate the KKK to be a terrorist organization each neared their goal Thursday of garnering a million [...] Read full article: Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan,...→

Riverside County black leaders call racism a public health crisis

Riverside County black leaders call racism a public health crisis

They want to see a new task force focus on how systemic racism affects African-American health, especially because of the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: Riverside County black leaders call raci...→

Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to Defund Police

Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to Defund Police

Democrat leaders in Congress this week repudiated the "defund the police" calls across the country among some of their colleagues. Read full article: Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to D...→

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

New York City's Health Department declared racism a public health crisis amid ongoing protests over police brutality and systemic racism. Read full article: NYC Health Department calls racism a 'pu...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney's testimony

Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney's testimony

Geoffrey Berman, the ousted U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, had been involved in a number of high profile investigations involving individ [...] Read full article: Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney'...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools

Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools

Three Chicago aldermen introduced an ordinance Monday to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jeanette Taylor and [...] Read full article: Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chic...→

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota House Democrats are looking to overhaul police practices in the wake of the death of George Floyd, but their measures could be stopped short by lawma [...] Read full article: Minnesota Democrats push for police refo...→

Black hockey players excel on ice despite history of racism, lack of rinks in Chicago

Black hockey players excel on ice despite history of racism, lack of rinks in Chicago

A dearth of ice rinks and long history of racial tension have hampered efforts to diversify hockey’s ranks—but that’s changing. Read full article: Black hockey players excel on ice despit...→

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Democrats and the media have united to declare Trump's plans for future speeches racist, seeking to link them to racist events in the past. Read full article: Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Pla...→

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Two Democrat lawmakers in Michigan introduced a resolution on the state’s Senate floor Wednesday to declare racism a public health crisis. Read full article: Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce reso...→

Democrats push to remove Confederate statues from US Capitol after George Floyd's death

Democrats push to remove Confederate statues from US Capitol after George Floyd's death

Lawmakers say they want to take down the Confederate statues in the U.S. Capitol and donate them to the Smithsonian. Read full article: Democrats push to remove Confederate sta...→

Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defund Police ‘Irresponsible’

Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defund Police ‘Irresponsible’

Celebrated evangelical pastor Franklin Graham has slammed the leftwing movement to defund law enforcement as a recipe for anarchy. Read full article: Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defu...→

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

“I think it can be used as a distraction, and that’s my concern,” said Rep. Karen Bass, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus. Read full article: Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘d...→

Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as 'empty gesture' that doesn't 'sit well with the American public'

Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as 'empty gesture' that doesn't 'sit well with the American public'

Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume told “Special Report" Monday that the effort by Black Lives Matter protesters and others to remove historic monumen [...] Read full article: Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as...→

Black nightclub owners, promoters call for end of ‘nightlife racism’ at march through Near North Side

Black nightclub owners, promoters call for end of ‘nightlife racism’ at march through Near North Side

The Chicago Police Department "has been running Black people and Black promoters and Black businessmen from downtown simply because of the color of their skin [...] Read full article: Black nightclub owners, promoters call f...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats' History of Systemic Racism

Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats' History of Systemic Racism

Bishop Aubrey Shines discussed left-wing paternalism towards blacks while attributing "systemic racism" to the Democrat Party. Read full article: Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats'...→

Democrats, Republicans set for clash on policing overhaul push

Democrats, Republicans set for clash on policing overhaul push

The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday is pressing forward with Democrats’ bill to overhaul policing practices in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minne [...] Read full article: Democrats, Republicans set for clash on ...→

Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declares Racism Public Health Crisis

Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declares Racism Public Health Crisis

Tuesday, Dallas County Commissioners will consider a resolution to declare racism as a public health crisis. Read full article: Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declar...→

Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public Health Crisis' in the City

Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public Health Crisis' in the City

Boston's mayor declared racism a "public health crisis" and announced the reallocation of funds from the police department's overtime budget. Read full article: Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public H...→

Walsh declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ in Boston, says $3M will be taken from police budget to combat emergency

Walsh declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ in Boston, says $3M will be taken from police budget to combat emergency

RELATED: Read Walsh’s executive order declaring racism and emergency and public health crisis... From the moment the coronavirus pandemic hit Boston, Walsh sai [...] Read full article: Walsh declares racism a ‘public health c...→

Divided Democrats make Biden one of weakest primary winners in modern history

Divided Democrats make Biden one of weakest primary winners in modern history

Joseph R. Biden may have sewn up the Democratic presidential nomination, but that has not translated into unity in a party where a sizable chunk of voters is s [...] Read full article: Divided Democrats make Biden one of weak...→

Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on the right side of history’ until it addresses Kaepernick

Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on the right side of history’ until it addresses Kaepernick

The New Orleans Saints safety criticized the commissioner for the way the league has handled player protests against police brutality. Read full article: Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on th...→

Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL needs to address Colin Kaepernick to 'end up on the right side of history'

Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL needs to address Colin Kaepernick to 'end up on the right side of history'

New Orleans Saints’ Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL “won’t end up on the right side of history” unless Colin Kapernick gets an apology or ends up on a roster so [...] Read full article: Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL n...→

Montgomery County Council resolution calls racism a public health crisis | WTOP

The Montgomery County Council introduced a resolution on Tuesday declaring racism a public health crisis. A vote on the resolution is expected next week. Read full article: Montgomery County Council resolution cal...→

A removed statue dredges up racism against blacks, Latinos in Texas Rangers' history

A removed statue dredges up racism against blacks, Latinos in Texas Rangers' history

"Texas Rangers have a long history of suppressing civil rights movements throughout the 20th century, using force, violence and intimidation," says historian M [...] Read full article: A removed statue dredges up racism again...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Black nightclub owners, promoters call for end of ‘nightlife racism’ at march through Near North Side

Black nightclub owners, promoters call for end of ‘nightlife racism’ at march through Near North Side

The Chicago Police Department "has been running Black people and Black promoters and Black businessmen from downtown simply because of the color of their skin [...] Read full article: Black nightclub owners, promoters call f...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

“Structural racism pervades this city in ways that are still not acknowledged and recognized,” said de Blasio. "We have to change that." Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Ho...→

Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats' History of Systemic Racism

Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats' History of Systemic Racism

Bishop Aubrey Shines discussed left-wing paternalism towards blacks while attributing "systemic racism" to the Democrat Party. Read full article: Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats'...→

English soccer’s push to fight racism is reminder of how long it has plagued the game

English soccer’s push to fight racism is reminder of how long it has plagued the game

When the English Premier League resumes Wednesday, players will wear “Black Lives Matter” on their jerseys instead of their names. Read full article: English soccer’s push to fight racism is...→

Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declares Racism Public Health Crisis

Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declares Racism Public Health Crisis

Tuesday, Dallas County Commissioners will consider a resolution to declare racism as a public health crisis. Read full article: Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declar...→

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota House Democrats are looking to overhaul police practices in the wake of the death of George Floyd, but their measures could be stopped short by lawma [...] Read full article: Minnesota Democrats push for police refo...→

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health  [...]

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health [...]

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health emergency in Boston, calling racial inequalities a “slow-moving disaster” that [...] Read full article: BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on...→

Walsh declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ in Boston, says $3M will be taken from police budget to combat emergency

Walsh declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ in Boston, says $3M will be taken from police budget to combat emergency

RELATED: Read Walsh’s executive order declaring racism and emergency and public health crisis... From the moment the coronavirus pandemic hit Boston, Walsh sai [...] Read full article: Walsh declares racism a ‘public health c...→

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Democrats and the media have united to declare Trump's plans for future speeches racist, seeking to link them to racist events in the past. Read full article: Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Pla...→

Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan, declare KKK a terrorist group

Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan, declare KKK a terrorist group

Online petitions seeking to outlaw the Ku Klux Klan and designate the KKK to be a terrorist organization each neared their goal Thursday of garnering a million [...] Read full article: Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan,...→

Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on the right side of history’ until it addresses Kaepernick

Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on the right side of history’ until it addresses Kaepernick

The New Orleans Saints safety criticized the commissioner for the way the league has handled player protests against police brutality. Read full article: Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on th...→

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Two Democrat lawmakers in Michigan introduced a resolution on the state’s Senate floor Wednesday to declare racism a public health crisis. Read full article: Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce reso...→

Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to Defund Police

Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to Defund Police

Democrat leaders in Congress this week repudiated the "defund the police" calls across the country among some of their colleagues. Read full article: Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to D...→

Montgomery County Council resolution calls racism a public health crisis | WTOP

The Montgomery County Council introduced a resolution on Tuesday declaring racism a public health crisis. A vote on the resolution is expected next week. Read full article: Montgomery County Council resolution cal...→

Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defund Police ‘Irresponsible’

Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defund Police ‘Irresponsible’

Celebrated evangelical pastor Franklin Graham has slammed the leftwing movement to defund law enforcement as a recipe for anarchy. Read full article: Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defu...→

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

New York City's Health Department declared racism a public health crisis amid ongoing protests over police brutality and systemic racism. Read full article: NYC Health Department calls racism a 'pu...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as 'empty gesture' that doesn't 'sit well with the American public'

Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as 'empty gesture' that doesn't 'sit well with the American public'

Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume told “Special Report" Monday that the effort by Black Lives Matter protesters and others to remove historic monumen [...] Read full article: Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as...→

Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney's testimony

Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney's testimony

Geoffrey Berman, the ousted U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, had been involved in a number of high profile investigations involving individ [...] Read full article: Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney'...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Push for action against racism continues in Naperville

Push for action against racism continues in Naperville

Recognizing Naperville leaders for the words they've put toward the anti-racism movement, speakers now are pushing for more action. Read full article: Push for action against racism continues...→

Democrats, Republicans set for clash on policing overhaul push

Democrats, Republicans set for clash on policing overhaul push

The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday is pressing forward with Democrats’ bill to overhaul policing practices in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minne [...] Read full article: Democrats, Republicans set for clash on ...→

Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools

Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools

Three Chicago aldermen introduced an ordinance Monday to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jeanette Taylor and [...] Read full article: Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chic...→

‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects history of slavery to racism of modern policing

‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects history of slavery to racism of modern policing

The racism that carried slavery and Jim Crow laws continues to impact virtually every aspect of American culture. This is the underlying thesis of Frances Caus [...] Read full article: ‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects ...→

Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public Health Crisis' in the City

Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public Health Crisis' in the City

Boston's mayor declared racism a "public health crisis" and announced the reallocation of funds from the police department's overtime budget. Read full article: Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public H...→

Black hockey players excel on ice despite history of racism, lack of rinks in Chicago

Black hockey players excel on ice despite history of racism, lack of rinks in Chicago

A dearth of ice rinks and long history of racial tension have hampered efforts to diversify hockey’s ranks—but that’s changing. Read full article: Black hockey players excel on ice despit...→

Marty Walsh declares racism a public health crisis

Marty Walsh declares racism a public health crisis

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced this morning he is declaring racism a public health crisis and will transfer $3 million from the police overtime budget to [...] Read full article: Marty Walsh declares racism a public hea...→

Divided Democrats make Biden one of weakest primary winners in modern history

Divided Democrats make Biden one of weakest primary winners in modern history

Joseph R. Biden may have sewn up the Democratic presidential nomination, but that has not translated into unity in a party where a sizable chunk of voters is s [...] Read full article: Divided Democrats make Biden one of weak...→

Riverside County black leaders call racism a public health crisis

Riverside County black leaders call racism a public health crisis

They want to see a new task force focus on how systemic racism affects African-American health, especially because of the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: Riverside County black leaders call raci...→

Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL needs to address Colin Kaepernick to 'end up on the right side of history'

Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL needs to address Colin Kaepernick to 'end up on the right side of history'

New Orleans Saints’ Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL “won’t end up on the right side of history” unless Colin Kapernick gets an apology or ends up on a roster so [...] Read full article: Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL n...→

Democrats push to remove Confederate statues from US Capitol after George Floyd's death

Democrats push to remove Confederate statues from US Capitol after George Floyd's death

Lawmakers say they want to take down the Confederate statues in the U.S. Capitol and donate them to the Smithsonian. Read full article: Democrats push to remove Confederate sta...→

A removed statue dredges up racism against blacks, Latinos in Texas Rangers' history

A removed statue dredges up racism against blacks, Latinos in Texas Rangers' history

"Texas Rangers have a long history of suppressing civil rights movements throughout the 20th century, using force, violence and intimidation," says historian M [...] Read full article: A removed statue dredges up racism again...→

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

“I think it can be used as a distraction, and that’s my concern,” said Rep. Karen Bass, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus. Read full article: Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘d...→

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

San Bernardino County declares racism a public health crisis

County supervisors also voted Tuesday, June 23, to create a panel to address the effects of racism in health care, law and justice and economic opportunity Read full article: San Bernardino County declares racism a ...→

Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as 'empty gesture' that doesn't 'sit well with the American public'

Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as 'empty gesture' that doesn't 'sit well with the American public'

Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume told “Special Report" Monday that the effort by Black Lives Matter protesters and others to remove historic monumen [...] Read full article: Brit Hume rips push to remove statues as...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney's testimony

Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney's testimony

Geoffrey Berman, the ousted U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, had been involved in a number of high profile investigations involving individ [...] Read full article: Democrats push for ousted U.S. attorney'...→

Black nightclub owners, promoters call for end of ‘nightlife racism’ at march through Near North Side

Black nightclub owners, promoters call for end of ‘nightlife racism’ at march through Near North Side

The Chicago Police Department "has been running Black people and Black promoters and Black businessmen from downtown simply because of the color of their skin [...] Read full article: Black nightclub owners, promoters call f...→

Racism is a public health crisis: Chicago hospitals, clinics

Naming racism a public health crisis, 36 of Chicago’s largest hospitals and clinics pledge to improve health equity across the city. Read full article: Racism is a public health crisis: Chicag...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Holiday For Workers And Students, Announces Commission To Study City's History Of Racism

“Structural racism pervades this city in ways that are still not acknowledged and recognized,” said de Blasio. "We have to change that." Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Makes Juneteenth City Ho...→

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Declares Racism a Public Health Emergency

Dallas County Commissioners have declared racism a public health emergency, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read full article: Dallas County Declares Racism a Public H...→

Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats' History of Systemic Racism

Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats' History of Systemic Racism

Bishop Aubrey Shines discussed left-wing paternalism towards blacks while attributing "systemic racism" to the Democrat Party. Read full article: Bishop Aubrey Shines Explains Democrats'...→

Push for action against racism continues in Naperville

Push for action against racism continues in Naperville

Recognizing Naperville leaders for the words they've put toward the anti-racism movement, speakers now are pushing for more action. Read full article: Push for action against racism continues...→

Democrats, Republicans set for clash on policing overhaul push

Democrats, Republicans set for clash on policing overhaul push

The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday is pressing forward with Democrats’ bill to overhaul policing practices in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minne [...] Read full article: Democrats, Republicans set for clash on ...→

English soccer’s push to fight racism is reminder of how long it has plagued the game

English soccer’s push to fight racism is reminder of how long it has plagued the game

When the English Premier League resumes Wednesday, players will wear “Black Lives Matter” on their jerseys instead of their names. Read full article: English soccer’s push to fight racism is...→

Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools

Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chicago Public Schools

Three Chicago aldermen introduced an ordinance Monday to remove police officers from the city’s public schools. Ald. Roderick Sawyer, Ald. Jeanette Taylor and [...] Read full article: Aldermen Push to Remove Police From Chic...→

Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declares Racism Public Health Crisis

Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declares Racism Public Health Crisis

Tuesday, Dallas County Commissioners will consider a resolution to declare racism as a public health crisis. Read full article: Proposed Dallas County Resolution Declar...→

‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects history of slavery to racism of modern policing

‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects history of slavery to racism of modern policing

The racism that carried slavery and Jim Crow laws continues to impact virtually every aspect of American culture. This is the underlying thesis of Frances Caus [...] Read full article: ‘The Long Shadow’: Documentary connects ...→

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota House Democrats are looking to overhaul police practices in the wake of the death of George Floyd, but their measures could be stopped short by lawma [...] Read full article: Minnesota Democrats push for police refo...→

Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public Health Crisis' in the City

Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public Health Crisis' in the City

Boston's mayor declared racism a "public health crisis" and announced the reallocation of funds from the police department's overtime budget. Read full article: Boston Mayor Declares Racism a 'Public H...→

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health  [...]

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health [...]

BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday declared racism a public health emergency in Boston, calling racial inequalities a “slow-moving disaster” that [...] Read full article: BOSTON (WHDH) – Mayor Martin J. Walsh on...→

Black hockey players excel on ice despite history of racism, lack of rinks in Chicago

Black hockey players excel on ice despite history of racism, lack of rinks in Chicago

A dearth of ice rinks and long history of racial tension have hampered efforts to diversify hockey’s ranks—but that’s changing. Read full article: Black hockey players excel on ice despit...→

Walsh declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ in Boston, says $3M will be taken from police budget to combat emergency

Walsh declares racism a ‘public health crisis’ in Boston, says $3M will be taken from police budget to combat emergency

RELATED: Read Walsh’s executive order declaring racism and emergency and public health crisis... From the moment the coronavirus pandemic hit Boston, Walsh sai [...] Read full article: Walsh declares racism a ‘public health c...→

Marty Walsh declares racism a public health crisis

Marty Walsh declares racism a public health crisis

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced this morning he is declaring racism a public health crisis and will transfer $3 million from the police overtime budget to [...] Read full article: Marty Walsh declares racism a public hea...→

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Democrats and the media have united to declare Trump's plans for future speeches racist, seeking to link them to racist events in the past. Read full article: Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Pla...→

Divided Democrats make Biden one of weakest primary winners in modern history

Divided Democrats make Biden one of weakest primary winners in modern history

Joseph R. Biden may have sewn up the Democratic presidential nomination, but that has not translated into unity in a party where a sizable chunk of voters is s [...] Read full article: Divided Democrats make Biden one of weak...→

Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan, declare KKK a terrorist group

Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan, declare KKK a terrorist group

Online petitions seeking to outlaw the Ku Klux Klan and designate the KKK to be a terrorist organization each neared their goal Thursday of garnering a million [...] Read full article: Petitioners push to outlaw Ku Klux Klan,...→

Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on the right side of history’ until it addresses Kaepernick

Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on the right side of history’ until it addresses Kaepernick

The New Orleans Saints safety criticized the commissioner for the way the league has handled player protests against police brutality. Read full article: Malcolm Jenkins says NFL won’t be ‘on th...→

Riverside County black leaders call racism a public health crisis

Riverside County black leaders call racism a public health crisis

They want to see a new task force focus on how systemic racism affects African-American health, especially because of the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: Riverside County black leaders call raci...→

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce resolution to declare racism a public health crisis

Two Democrat lawmakers in Michigan introduced a resolution on the state’s Senate floor Wednesday to declare racism a public health crisis. Read full article: Dem lawmakers in Michigan introduce reso...→

Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL needs to address Colin Kaepernick to 'end up on the right side of history'

Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL needs to address Colin Kaepernick to 'end up on the right side of history'

New Orleans Saints’ Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL “won’t end up on the right side of history” unless Colin Kapernick gets an apology or ends up on a roster so [...] Read full article: Saints' Malcolm Jenkins thinks the NFL n...→

Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to Defund Police

Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to Defund Police

Democrat leaders in Congress this week repudiated the "defund the police" calls across the country among some of their colleagues. Read full article: Top Democrats Stifle Leftists' Push to D...→

Democrats push to remove Confederate statues from US Capitol after George Floyd's death

Democrats push to remove Confederate statues from US Capitol after George Floyd's death

Lawmakers say they want to take down the Confederate statues in the U.S. Capitol and donate them to the Smithsonian. Read full article: Democrats push to remove Confederate sta...→

Montgomery County Council resolution calls racism a public health crisis | WTOP

The Montgomery County Council introduced a resolution on Tuesday declaring racism a public health crisis. A vote on the resolution is expected next week. Read full article: Montgomery County Council resolution cal...→

Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defund Police ‘Irresponsible’

Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defund Police ‘Irresponsible’

Celebrated evangelical pastor Franklin Graham has slammed the leftwing movement to defund law enforcement as a recipe for anarchy. Read full article: Franklin Graham: Democrats’ Push to Defu...→

A removed statue dredges up racism against blacks, Latinos in Texas Rangers' history

A removed statue dredges up racism against blacks, Latinos in Texas Rangers' history

"Texas Rangers have a long history of suppressing civil rights movements throughout the 20th century, using force, violence and intimidation," says historian M [...] Read full article: A removed statue dredges up racism again...→

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

NYC Health Department calls racism a 'public health crisis'

New York City's Health Department declared racism a public health crisis amid ongoing protests over police brutality and systemic racism. Read full article: NYC Health Department calls racism a 'pu...→

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

“I think it can be used as a distraction, and that’s my concern,” said Rep. Karen Bass, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus. Read full article: Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘d...→