November 6, 2019
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Starling of the Month - September 2019
Four Mississippi citizens continue the fight against racist Jim Crow-era legislation.
Despite the progress that the United States has made as a nation, in 2019 the country continues to...
Public Enemy #1 - September 2019
Long time democratic donor Ed Buck has now been involved in the deaths of two men. He was arrested this September and now indicted (Oct. 2) for the distribution of methamphetamine in connect...
September 16, 2019
Starling of the Month - August 2019
The New York publication re-centers America's founding on the untold stories of the race that built it.
What do we really celebrate with each of America's birthdays? Is it freedom—is freed...
Public Enemy #1 - August 2019
Several officers "painted" a different picture when the witness accounts didn't fit their police work.
After multiple robberies in Portland, Oreg., Portland authorities arrested Tyrone Allen, 50...
August 20, 2019
Starling of the Month - July 2019
The month of July was one of radical change in Puerto Rico which saw three different governors in the span of a week.
The people of Puerto Rico have had to endure as of late. Almost two year...
Public Enemy #1 - July 2019
On Sunday, July 15, the president decided to tweet out an attack on the four congresswomen known as "the squad." Using the racist go-back-where-you-came-from caveat, Trump continued to declare th...
August 3, 2019
Why is becoming a presidential candidate amidst another government term the normal?
The most dominant ongoing news story across the U.S. is the 2020 presidential race. Candidates are being interviewed, leading town halls,...
July 11, 2019
Public Enemy #1 - June 2019
On Friday, June 21 Center City and the surrounding areas felt monumental shakes. At 4 a.m. the Philadelphia Energy Solutions plant let off several explosions which led to debris being spread acr...
Starling of the Month - June 2019
Coinciding with the annual observance of Juneteenth, the House Judiciary Committee heard testimony from several prominent black leaders including the likes of Sen. Cory Booker and Danny Glo...
June 16, 2019
Public Enemy #1 - May 2019
On May 15, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act which, by November, will effectively outlaws abortion in the state.
This decision by the state was met wit...