Richard Sherman Speaks On Race Relations, Black Lives Matter Movement

Richard Sherman Speaks On Race Relations, Black Lives Matter Movement

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Richard Sherman spoke at length about race relations on Wednesday after an impostor made a social media post under his name that gained attention. Sherman… Read More

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A board that reviews allegations of misconduct by Chicago police officers recommended Wednesday that an officer who shot and killed an unarmed black… Read More

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Va. On-Air Shooting Survivor Speaks for First Time Since Attack

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The woman who survived an on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists in Virginia says the gunman never said a word. In her first public… Read More

Scholar Ta-Nehisi Coates Up for National Book Award

Scholar Ta-Nehisi Coates Up for National Book Award

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"Between the World and Me," Ta-Nehisi Coates’ blunt and impassioned letter to his son about racism and police violence, is a finalist… Read More

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