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For Black Motorists, a Never-Ending Fear of Being Stopped

Minorities are pulled over by police at higher rates than whites. Many see a troubling message: You don't belong.<p>Black motorists are pulled over by police at rates exceeding those for whites. It’s a flash point in the national debate over race, as many minorities see a troubling message: You don’t …

Law Enforcement

King’s ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail’ explains the rage over the NFL anthem protests and the persistence of racial injustice

Re-reading the famous letter today shows how much still needs to change<p><i>On Feb. 11, at 8 p.m., The Undefeated will present</i> Dear Black Athlete<i>, a</i> …

Martin Luther King Jr. met Malcolm X just once. The photo still haunts us with what was lost.

Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X met only once. On March 26, 1964, the two black leaders were on Capitol Hill, attending Senate debate on the Civil Rights Act of 1964.<p>King was stepping out of a news conference, when Malcolm X, dressed in an elegant black overcoat and wearing his signature …

Rights & Freedoms

Full text: George W. Bush speech on Trumpism

<i>Below is a transcript of George W. Bush's speech delivered Oct. 19, 2017 at the at the “Spirit of Liberty: At Home, In The World" event in New York.</i><p>Thank you all. Thank you. Ok, Padilla gracias. So, I painted Ramon. I wish you were still standing here. It’s a face only a mother could love – no, …

Political Science

(Video) Baba Aïdara : Les raisons de sa démission

USCIS applications seem to be taking longer now

Q: I’m freaking out waiting to get my new green card. Any suggestions?<p>I applied to renew my green card, and in January I went for my biometrics …

Immigration

Full text: James Comey testimony transcript on Trump and Russia

<i>A transcript of former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8.</i><p><b>SEN. RICHARD BURR:</b> I call this hearing to order. Director Comey, I appreciate your willingness to appear before the committee today, and more importantly I thank you for your dedicated …

Donald Trump

There's more to UCF's Tacko Fall than his 7-foot-6 frame

ORLANDO, Fla. -- At 7-foot-6, it used to be hard to focus on Tacko Fall the basketball player.<p>There was a viral Vine of a much shorter player trying …

College Sports

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