Stories tagged: "Black Lives Matter"


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Trump Is Leaning More and More Into Racist Rhetoric as He Sinks in the Polls

"He sends blatant signals of support for the causes of white supremacists," says TJ Ducklo, Biden campaign's national press secretary.

Graphic via Desirée Tapia for COURIER
Hollywood’s Decades-Long Love Affair With Copaganda Is Finally Facing a Reckoning

“It’s important to recognize that most [people] in the United States have never had an actual encounter with the criminal justice system, especially the police. Therefore, their sole source for understanding policing and what is considered proper behavior rests in media portrayals."

Widespread protests after George Floyd's death did not contribute to any noticeable increase in coronavirus infections, officials say. (Photo for Cardinal & Pine by Grant Baldwin)
New Report: Black Lives Matter Protests Did Not Increase Coronavirus Infections

The Black Lives Matters protests that swept the nation in June do not appear to have sparked notable increases in coronavirus cases as was initially feared.

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Your Guide to Raising Anti-Racist Kids in Today’s America

Raising anti-racist children is everyone's task, and it starts at home. Here's an invitation — and some useful tips — for all moms and dads.

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Should I Be More Scared of COVID or the Cops?

If COVID-19 doesn’t get me, maybe the evil policing by the black body will, and it doesn’t matter if I’m a “good” or “bad” black. Before I open my mouth, my skin has already spoken for me.

Los Angeles protest, 5/30/20 | Image via Lacy Lew Nguyen Wright
The George Floyd Protests Are Grimly Familiar — But They’re Also Different

From Atlanta, Georgia, to Seattle, Washington, and everywhere in between, Americans have risked their lives during a once-in-a-generation pandemic to gather in the streets to make their voices heard.

Eau Claire Residents Take to the Streets to Protest Death of George Floyd
Wisconsin Marches for Justice

Weekend rallies and nighttime unrest follow Minneapolis police killing.