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WATCH: The Daily Show Breaks Down What Could Get the President to Take Climate Change Seriously

5 May, 2017 - 16:25

Trevor Noah's solution to getting the president on board? Potential harm to his real estate property.

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The People's Climate March Is Over. Now What?

5 May, 2017 - 16:25

Five organizers on where the movement heads following last weekend's big event in Washington, D.C.

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REPORT: Local Policies Often Make 'Sanctuary City' Label Meaningless

5 May, 2017 - 13:23

Fair Punishment Project’s Jessica Brand: “If mayors truly want to protect immigrants from deportation, they need to act swiftly to end harmful criminal justice practices that criminalize poverty.”

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Trump Administration Is Hit With 2 Environmental Lawsuits in 1 Day

5 May, 2017 - 13:23

Both relate to fossil fuel companies and their restrictions (or lack thereof).

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Obamas Unveil Design, Goals for New Presidential Library

5 May, 2017 - 10:17

The former president and first lady envision the Obama Presidential Center as a "hub for the community."

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HBCU to Confer Posthumous Aviation Degree on Trayvon Martin

4 May, 2017 - 16:01

Were he not killed by a vigilante, the aspiring pilot would likely be graduating from college this spring.

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Chokwe Antar Lumumba Wins Jackson's Democratic Mayoral Primary

4 May, 2017 - 16:01

If the activist and lawyer wins the general election in November, he will follow the footsteps of his father, who died less than eight months into his term as mayor of the Mississippi city.

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Michael Slager Pleads Guilty to Violating Walter Scott's Civil Rights

4 May, 2017 - 16:01

The former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer faces a maximum sentence of life in prison for fatally shooting Scott, an unarmed Black motorist, in the back during a traffic stop.

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WATCH: DOJ On Decision Not to Charge Alton Sterling's Killers

4 May, 2017 - 16:01

And watch the family's response to the non-indictment for Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake—the Baton Rouge Police Department cops who shot and killed Sterling in July 2016.

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In Flint, Residents Risk Losing Homes If They Don't Pay Their Water Bills

4 May, 2017 - 12:33

The city has begun issuing tax liens. 

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PREMIERE: Stream Rev. Sekou's Liberation-Seeking Album, 'In Times Like These'

4 May, 2017 - 12:33

The pastor and activist—widely known for his arrest during Ferguson protests—calls for resistance over blues- and gospel-derived tracks on "In Times Like These." Listen to the full album here ahead of its May 5 release.

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Cop Who Killed Jordan Edwards Fired

4 May, 2017 - 12:33

Ex-officer Roy Oliver was fired three days after he shot and killed the unarmed teenager.

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You're Doing Cinco de Mayo All Wrong

4 May, 2017 - 12:33

This thread explains another way to celebrate. No, it does not involve tequila or cultural appropriation.

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W. Kamau Bell Unmasks Industry Racism in This Excerpt From His New Book

4 May, 2017 - 12:33

In this excerpt from his new book, "The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell," the comedian describes a White show business figure's duplicitious and patronizing treatment.

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WATCH: Militarized Police Raid J. Cole's House in 'Neighbors' Video

4 May, 2017 - 12:33

The rapper uses actual surveillance video of a SWAT team raiding his North Carolina house to illustrate his song about the experience.

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Jordan Edwards' Family: 'What We Desire is Justice for Jordan'

4 May, 2017 - 09:20

A Balch Springs, Texas police officer shot and killed the unarmed teen over the weekend. His family just released a statement about his death.

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