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Report: Civil Rights Cases Against Police Are 'Rare'

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Although Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump hails from Queens, NY, his politics mirrors the Southern strategy where Republican Party… Read More

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In a recording tweeted out on Monday by independent journalist, Justin Glawe, a man who may be a police officer is heard describing African Americans… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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