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Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

In 2009, President Obama awarded Lowery the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. Read full article: Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and M...→

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

In 2009, President Obama awarded Lowery the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. Read full article: Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and M...→

Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement Hijacked by Manipulative Politicians’

Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement Hijacked by Manipulative Politicians’

Rev. Bill Owens says racial tensions still exist because the civil rights movement has been “hijacked by manipulative politicians." Read full article: Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement ...→

Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations in death of George Floyd

Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations in death of George Floyd

(WSVN) - United States Attorney General William Barr announced the Department of Justice and the FBI will investigate possible civil rights violations in the d [...] Read full article: Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possibl...→

Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy

Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy

At the top of his game, he was willing to risk everything to share his message. Read full article: Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy...→

'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil Rights, Faith Leaders Hold Peace Vigil For George Floyd In Pasadena

'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil Rights, Faith Leaders Hold Peace Vigil For George Floyd In Pasadena

The late afternoon protest started shortly after 5 p.m. with a caravan that began at First AME Church and ended in front of City Hall. Read full article: 'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil ...→

Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavirus Is a Civil Rights Battle, Too

Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavirus Is a Civil Rights Battle, Too

George Floyd’s death and the pandemic both reveal American infections. Why is the federal government undermining my fight against them? Read full article: Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavi...→

State of Minnesota launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

State of Minnesota launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

The investigation will look into the death of George Floyd and review the department's practices over the past 10 years. Read full article: State of Minnesota launches civil rights...→

Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Launch Civil Rights Investigation Into MPD Following George Floyd's Death

Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Launch Civil Rights Investigation Into MPD Following George Floyd's Death

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights announced Tuesday that it will begin an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department after filing a civil righ [...] Read full article: Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Laun...→

Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil Rights-Era Non-Violence To New Generation Of Protesters

Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil Rights-Era Non-Violence To New Generation Of Protesters

Protests raging across the county over the death of George Floyd have sparked a debate over violent and non-violent activism that has been burning since the 60 [...] Read full article: Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil R...→

Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on George Floyd weren’t “condoning cops’ behavior,” civil rights icon says

Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on George Floyd weren’t “condoning cops’ behavior,” civil rights icon says

Before you pick up a stone to fling at Michael Porter Jr’s glass house, look at the timeline. Look at the first four entries on the Nuggets rookie’s twitter fe [...] Read full article: Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on G...→

Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd should be charged

Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd should be charged

The killing of George Floyd, at the hands of Minneapolis Police, is sending shockwaves across the country. The chiefs and sheriffs of Bay Area law enforcement [...] Read full article: Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapo...→

'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Responds To Video Of George Floyd's Killing

'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Responds To Video Of George Floyd's Killing

Civil rights icon John Lewis said Thursday that the video of George Floyd's death at the hands of police in Minnesota “made me cry.” Read full article: 'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader Jo...→

Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Against Minneapolis PD

Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Against Minneapolis PD

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights has filed a civil rights charge against the Minneapolis Police Department to investigate systemic discriminatory pract [...] Read full article: Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Ag...→

Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Stress Importance of Change

Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Stress Importance of Change

A day after more than a hundred protestors marched through the streets of Arlington, protesting the death of George Floyd, Arlington civil rights and city lead [...] Read full article: Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Str...→

Minnesota Department of Human Rights opens civil rights investigation into Minneapolis Police Department | MinnPost

Plus: trucker who drove into protest released without charges; post office resumes service after disruptions; location and time announced for private George Fl [...] Read full article: Minnesota Department of Human Rights ope...→

MN Human Rights Department files civil rights charge against Minneapolis PD

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is beginning an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department after filing a civil rights charge related to the [...] Read full article: MN Human Rights Department files civil r...→

Civil rights education and women’s health intersect in GirlTrek’s latest initiative | WTOP

Civil rights education and women’s health intersect in GirlTrek’s latest initiative | WTOP

GirlTrek, an organization that’s focused on improving the health of African American women, is introducing a new initiative to reflect on the activism of those [...] Read full article: Civil rights education and women’s healt...→

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls for protesters to be constructive

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls for protesters to be constructive

Cities from coast to coast responded to another night of unrest, with many issuing curfews and protective orders. Earlier in the day, protesters at the White H [...] Read full article: Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls ...→

Barr announces federal civil rights probe into George Floyd's death

Barr announces federal civil rights probe into George Floyd's death

Barr called video of the arrest “harrowing to watch and deeply disturbing” and pledged that justice will be served in the case. Read full article: Barr announces federal civil rights prob...→

Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activists Demand Change In Response To George Floyd's Death

Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activists Demand Change In Response To George Floyd's Death

Fort Worth clergy and civil rights activists held a joint news conference Thursday to call for change at the city's police department following the in-custody [...] Read full article: Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activist...→

Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is killing civil rights

Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is killing civil rights

If we want our civil rights to mean anything, the doctrine of qualified immunity has to be eliminated. Read full article: Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is ...→

Next generation of civil rights leaders on their hopes for the future

Next generation of civil rights leaders on their hopes for the future

Ryan Staples is among the young people looking to make change amid the protests over the police killing of George Floyd. Read full article: Next generation of civil rights leaders ...→

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been criticized by civil rights leaders and faced internal turmoil with employees over his decision on how to handle President [...] Read full article: Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees ...→

Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects claims of 'systemic racism,' says black struggles issue of class

Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects claims of 'systemic racism,' says black struggles issue of class

Former civil rights activist Bob Woodson issued a sweeping indictment Tuesday of both the Black Lives Matter movement and the idea that "systemic racism" is th [...] Read full article: Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects...→

Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Floyd Killing

Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Floyd Killing

After filing civil rights charges associated with the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody last week, the Minnesota Department of Huma [...] Read full article: Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charge...→

Minnesota opens civil rights investigation against police in George Floyd's death: WATCH LIVE

Minnesota opens civil rights investigation against police in George Floyd's death: WATCH LIVE

Gov. Tim Walz said his administration will investigate whether Minneapolis police have used "systemic discriminatory practices toward people of color" over the [...] Read full article: Minnesota opens civil rights investigati...→

After Facebook meeting, civil rights leaders say Zuckerberg's Trump policy explanation was

After Facebook meeting, civil rights leaders say Zuckerberg's Trump policy explanation was "incomprehensible"

"Mark is setting a very dangerous precedent for other voices who would say similar harmful things on Facebook," a trio of civil rights leaders said in a joint [...] Read full article: After Facebook meeting, civil rights lea...→

Arab-American Civil Rights League holding solidarity press conference in response to George Floyd death

Arab-American Civil Rights League holding solidarity press conference in response to George Floyd death

DEARBORN (WXYZ) — The Arab-American Civil Rights League, members of the Arab community and clergy in Dearborn are holding a solidarity press conference in resp [...] Read full article: Arab-American Civil Rights League holdin...→

Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not standing up against crime in Floyd protests because they're afraid to alienate black vote

Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not standing up against crime in Floyd protests because they're afraid to alienate black vote

Democratic lawmakers are not standing up against criminal activity during protests against the death of George Floyd because they don't want to alienate black [...] Read full article: Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not...→

UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils test and trace plan

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused Wednesday to hold an official inquiry into the actions of his closest adviser for allegedly flouting COVID-19 lock [...] Read full article: UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils ...→

Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement Hijacked by Manipulative Politicians’

Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement Hijacked by Manipulative Politicians’

Rev. Bill Owens says racial tensions still exist because the civil rights movement has been “hijacked by manipulative politicians." Read full article: Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement ...→

Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activists Demand Change In Response To George Floyd's Death

Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activists Demand Change In Response To George Floyd's Death

Fort Worth clergy and civil rights activists held a joint news conference Thursday to call for change at the city's police department following the in-custody [...] Read full article: Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activist...→

'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Responds To Video Of George Floyd's Killing

'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Responds To Video Of George Floyd's Killing

Civil rights icon John Lewis said Thursday that the video of George Floyd's death at the hands of police in Minnesota “made me cry.” Read full article: 'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader Jo...→

Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is killing civil rights

Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is killing civil rights

If we want our civil rights to mean anything, the doctrine of qualified immunity has to be eliminated. Read full article: Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is ...→

Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Stress Importance of Change

Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Stress Importance of Change

A day after more than a hundred protestors marched through the streets of Arlington, protesting the death of George Floyd, Arlington civil rights and city lead [...] Read full article: Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Str...→

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been criticized by civil rights leaders and faced internal turmoil with employees over his decision on how to handle President [...] Read full article: Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees ...→

Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavirus Is a Civil Rights Battle, Too

Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavirus Is a Civil Rights Battle, Too

George Floyd’s death and the pandemic both reveal American infections. Why is the federal government undermining my fight against them? Read full article: Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavi...→

Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Floyd Killing

Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Floyd Killing

After filing civil rights charges associated with the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody last week, the Minnesota Department of Huma [...] Read full article: Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charge...→

State of Minnesota launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

State of Minnesota launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

The investigation will look into the death of George Floyd and review the department's practices over the past 10 years. Read full article: State of Minnesota launches civil rights...→

Minnesota opens civil rights investigation against police in George Floyd's death: WATCH LIVE

Minnesota opens civil rights investigation against police in George Floyd's death: WATCH LIVE

Gov. Tim Walz said his administration will investigate whether Minneapolis police have used "systemic discriminatory practices toward people of color" over the [...] Read full article: Minnesota opens civil rights investigati...→

MN Human Rights Department files civil rights charge against Minneapolis PD

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is beginning an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department after filing a civil rights charge related to the [...] Read full article: MN Human Rights Department files civil r...→

Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil Rights-Era Non-Violence To New Generation Of Protesters

Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil Rights-Era Non-Violence To New Generation Of Protesters

Protests raging across the county over the death of George Floyd have sparked a debate over violent and non-violent activism that has been burning since the 60 [...] Read full article: Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil R...→

Arab-American Civil Rights League holding solidarity press conference in response to George Floyd death

Arab-American Civil Rights League holding solidarity press conference in response to George Floyd death

DEARBORN (WXYZ) — The Arab-American Civil Rights League, members of the Arab community and clergy in Dearborn are holding a solidarity press conference in resp [...] Read full article: Arab-American Civil Rights League holdin...→

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls for protesters to be constructive

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls for protesters to be constructive

Cities from coast to coast responded to another night of unrest, with many issuing curfews and protective orders. Earlier in the day, protesters at the White H [...] Read full article: Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls ...→

Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd should be charged

Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd should be charged

The killing of George Floyd, at the hands of Minneapolis Police, is sending shockwaves across the country. The chiefs and sheriffs of Bay Area law enforcement [...] Read full article: Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapo...→

UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils test and trace plan

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused Wednesday to hold an official inquiry into the actions of his closest adviser for allegedly flouting COVID-19 lock [...] Read full article: UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils ...→

Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations in death of George Floyd

Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations in death of George Floyd

(WSVN) - United States Attorney General William Barr announced the Department of Justice and the FBI will investigate possible civil rights violations in the d [...] Read full article: Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possibl...→

Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Against Minneapolis PD

Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Against Minneapolis PD

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights has filed a civil rights charge against the Minneapolis Police Department to investigate systemic discriminatory pract [...] Read full article: Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Ag...→

Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy

Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy

At the top of his game, he was willing to risk everything to share his message. Read full article: Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy...→

Next generation of civil rights leaders on their hopes for the future

Next generation of civil rights leaders on their hopes for the future

Ryan Staples is among the young people looking to make change amid the protests over the police killing of George Floyd. Read full article: Next generation of civil rights leaders ...→

'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil Rights, Faith Leaders Hold Peace Vigil For George Floyd In Pasadena

'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil Rights, Faith Leaders Hold Peace Vigil For George Floyd In Pasadena

The late afternoon protest started shortly after 5 p.m. with a caravan that began at First AME Church and ended in front of City Hall. Read full article: 'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil ...→

Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects claims of 'systemic racism,' says black struggles issue of class

Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects claims of 'systemic racism,' says black struggles issue of class

Former civil rights activist Bob Woodson issued a sweeping indictment Tuesday of both the Black Lives Matter movement and the idea that "systemic racism" is th [...] Read full article: Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects...→

Minnesota Department of Human Rights opens civil rights investigation into Minneapolis Police Department | MinnPost

Plus: trucker who drove into protest released without charges; post office resumes service after disruptions; location and time announced for private George Fl [...] Read full article: Minnesota Department of Human Rights ope...→

Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Launch Civil Rights Investigation Into MPD Following George Floyd's Death

Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Launch Civil Rights Investigation Into MPD Following George Floyd's Death

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights announced Tuesday that it will begin an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department after filing a civil righ [...] Read full article: Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Laun...→

After Facebook meeting, civil rights leaders say Zuckerberg's Trump policy explanation was

After Facebook meeting, civil rights leaders say Zuckerberg's Trump policy explanation was "incomprehensible"

"Mark is setting a very dangerous precedent for other voices who would say similar harmful things on Facebook," a trio of civil rights leaders said in a joint [...] Read full article: After Facebook meeting, civil rights lea...→

Civil rights education and women’s health intersect in GirlTrek’s latest initiative | WTOP

Civil rights education and women’s health intersect in GirlTrek’s latest initiative | WTOP

GirlTrek, an organization that’s focused on improving the health of African American women, is introducing a new initiative to reflect on the activism of those [...] Read full article: Civil rights education and women’s healt...→

Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on George Floyd weren’t “condoning cops’ behavior,” civil rights icon says

Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on George Floyd weren’t “condoning cops’ behavior,” civil rights icon says

Before you pick up a stone to fling at Michael Porter Jr’s glass house, look at the timeline. Look at the first four entries on the Nuggets rookie’s twitter fe [...] Read full article: Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on G...→

Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not standing up against crime in Floyd protests because they're afraid to alienate black vote

Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not standing up against crime in Floyd protests because they're afraid to alienate black vote

Democratic lawmakers are not standing up against criminal activity during protests against the death of George Floyd because they don't want to alienate black [...] Read full article: Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not...→

Barr announces federal civil rights probe into George Floyd's death

Barr announces federal civil rights probe into George Floyd's death

Barr called video of the arrest “harrowing to watch and deeply disturbing” and pledged that justice will be served in the case. Read full article: Barr announces federal civil rights prob...→

Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement Hijacked by Manipulative Politicians’

Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement Hijacked by Manipulative Politicians’

Rev. Bill Owens says racial tensions still exist because the civil rights movement has been “hijacked by manipulative politicians." Read full article: Rev. Bill Owens: ‘Civil Rights Movement ...→

Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activists Demand Change In Response To George Floyd's Death

Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activists Demand Change In Response To George Floyd's Death

Fort Worth clergy and civil rights activists held a joint news conference Thursday to call for change at the city's police department following the in-custody [...] Read full article: Fort Worth Clergy, Civil Rights Activist...→

Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations in death of George Floyd

Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations in death of George Floyd

(WSVN) - United States Attorney General William Barr announced the Department of Justice and the FBI will investigate possible civil rights violations in the d [...] Read full article: Barr: DOJ and FBI to investigate possibl...→

'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Responds To Video Of George Floyd's Killing

'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Responds To Video Of George Floyd's Killing

Civil rights icon John Lewis said Thursday that the video of George Floyd's death at the hands of police in Minnesota “made me cry.” Read full article: 'It Made Me Cry': Civil Rights Leader Jo...→

Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Against Minneapolis PD

Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Against Minneapolis PD

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights has filed a civil rights charge against the Minneapolis Police Department to investigate systemic discriminatory pract [...] Read full article: Minnesota Launches Civil Rights Probe Ag...→

Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is killing civil rights

Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is killing civil rights

If we want our civil rights to mean anything, the doctrine of qualified immunity has to be eliminated. Read full article: Guest commentary: Qualified immunity is ...→

Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy

Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy

At the top of his game, he was willing to risk everything to share his message. Read full article: Muhammad Ali's civil rights legacy...→

Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Stress Importance of Change

Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Stress Importance of Change

A day after more than a hundred protestors marched through the streets of Arlington, protesting the death of George Floyd, Arlington civil rights and city lead [...] Read full article: Arlington Civil Rights, City Leaders Str...→

Next generation of civil rights leaders on their hopes for the future

Next generation of civil rights leaders on their hopes for the future

Ryan Staples is among the young people looking to make change amid the protests over the police killing of George Floyd. Read full article: Next generation of civil rights leaders ...→

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been criticized by civil rights leaders and faced internal turmoil with employees over his decision on how to handle President [...] Read full article: Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees ...→

'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil Rights, Faith Leaders Hold Peace Vigil For George Floyd In Pasadena

'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil Rights, Faith Leaders Hold Peace Vigil For George Floyd In Pasadena

The late afternoon protest started shortly after 5 p.m. with a caravan that began at First AME Church and ended in front of City Hall. Read full article: 'A Foot Is On My Neck Every Day': Civil ...→

Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects claims of 'systemic racism,' says black struggles issue of class

Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects claims of 'systemic racism,' says black struggles issue of class

Former civil rights activist Bob Woodson issued a sweeping indictment Tuesday of both the Black Lives Matter movement and the idea that "systemic racism" is th [...] Read full article: Civil rights veteran Bob Woodson rejects...→

Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavirus Is a Civil Rights Battle, Too

Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavirus Is a Civil Rights Battle, Too

George Floyd’s death and the pandemic both reveal American infections. Why is the federal government undermining my fight against them? Read full article: Opinion | Gretchen Whitmer: The Coronavi...→

Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Floyd Killing

Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Floyd Killing

After filing civil rights charges associated with the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody last week, the Minnesota Department of Huma [...] Read full article: Minneapolis PD Faces Civil Rights Charge...→

State of Minnesota launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

State of Minnesota launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis Police Department

The investigation will look into the death of George Floyd and review the department's practices over the past 10 years. Read full article: State of Minnesota launches civil rights...→

Minnesota Department of Human Rights opens civil rights investigation into Minneapolis Police Department | MinnPost

Plus: trucker who drove into protest released without charges; post office resumes service after disruptions; location and time announced for private George Fl [...] Read full article: Minnesota Department of Human Rights ope...→

Minnesota opens civil rights investigation against police in George Floyd's death: WATCH LIVE

Minnesota opens civil rights investigation against police in George Floyd's death: WATCH LIVE

Gov. Tim Walz said his administration will investigate whether Minneapolis police have used "systemic discriminatory practices toward people of color" over the [...] Read full article: Minnesota opens civil rights investigati...→

Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Launch Civil Rights Investigation Into MPD Following George Floyd's Death

Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Launch Civil Rights Investigation Into MPD Following George Floyd's Death

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights announced Tuesday that it will begin an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department after filing a civil righ [...] Read full article: Minn. Department Of Human Rights To Laun...→

MN Human Rights Department files civil rights charge against Minneapolis PD

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is beginning an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department after filing a civil rights charge related to the [...] Read full article: MN Human Rights Department files civil r...→

After Facebook meeting, civil rights leaders say Zuckerberg's Trump policy explanation was

After Facebook meeting, civil rights leaders say Zuckerberg's Trump policy explanation was "incomprehensible"

"Mark is setting a very dangerous precedent for other voices who would say similar harmful things on Facebook," a trio of civil rights leaders said in a joint [...] Read full article: After Facebook meeting, civil rights lea...→

Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil Rights-Era Non-Violence To New Generation Of Protesters

Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil Rights-Era Non-Violence To New Generation Of Protesters

Protests raging across the county over the death of George Floyd have sparked a debate over violent and non-violent activism that has been burning since the 60 [...] Read full article: Southbay NAACP President Teaches Civil R...→

Civil rights education and women’s health intersect in GirlTrek’s latest initiative | WTOP

Civil rights education and women’s health intersect in GirlTrek’s latest initiative | WTOP

GirlTrek, an organization that’s focused on improving the health of African American women, is introducing a new initiative to reflect on the activism of those [...] Read full article: Civil rights education and women’s healt...→

Arab-American Civil Rights League holding solidarity press conference in response to George Floyd death

Arab-American Civil Rights League holding solidarity press conference in response to George Floyd death

DEARBORN (WXYZ) — The Arab-American Civil Rights League, members of the Arab community and clergy in Dearborn are holding a solidarity press conference in resp [...] Read full article: Arab-American Civil Rights League holdin...→

Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on George Floyd weren’t “condoning cops’ behavior,” civil rights icon says

Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on George Floyd weren’t “condoning cops’ behavior,” civil rights icon says

Before you pick up a stone to fling at Michael Porter Jr’s glass house, look at the timeline. Look at the first four entries on the Nuggets rookie’s twitter fe [...] Read full article: Keeler: Michael Porter Jr.’s tweets on G...→

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls for protesters to be constructive

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls for protesters to be constructive

Cities from coast to coast responded to another night of unrest, with many issuing curfews and protective orders. Earlier in the day, protesters at the White H [...] Read full article: Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis calls ...→

Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not standing up against crime in Floyd protests because they're afraid to alienate black vote

Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not standing up against crime in Floyd protests because they're afraid to alienate black vote

Democratic lawmakers are not standing up against criminal activity during protests against the death of George Floyd because they don't want to alienate black [...] Read full article: Civil rights Atty. Leo Terrell: Dems not...→

Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd should be charged

Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd should be charged

The killing of George Floyd, at the hands of Minneapolis Police, is sending shockwaves across the country. The chiefs and sheriffs of Bay Area law enforcement [...] Read full article: Civil rights attorney: All four Minneapo...→

Barr announces federal civil rights probe into George Floyd's death

Barr announces federal civil rights probe into George Floyd's death

Barr called video of the arrest “harrowing to watch and deeply disturbing” and pledged that justice will be served in the case. Read full article: Barr announces federal civil rights prob...→

UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils test and trace plan

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused Wednesday to hold an official inquiry into the actions of his closest adviser for allegedly flouting COVID-19 lock [...] Read full article: UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils ...→