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A police officer in the small Texas town where Sandra Bland, a Black woman who died in a jail cell after a traffic stop, says the county's top… Read More

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As Democrats pat themselves on the back for smashing the glass ceiling and nominating a woman for president, our political representatives are still… Read More

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In an acting class I took in college, the students were asked to do an exercise related to public solitude,” or the exercise of truly feeling… Read More

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