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Biden Steps Up Federal Efforts to Combat Domestic Extremism

(NYT) - The administration has taken a series of steps to prioritize dealing with white supremacists and militias, especially after...

Many Rural Remote Learners Are Receiving Little to No Live...

(Yahoo News) - More students than previously understood may be attending school virtually, survey data released Wednesday by the U.S....

Georgia man receives final paycheck in pile of greasy pennies...

(AP) - A Georgia man said his former employer owed him a pretty penny, $915 to be exact, after leaving his job in November.

Why America’s Great Crime Decline Is Over

(The Atlantic) - Even before the recent mass shootings, violent crime was surging to its highest rate in 30 years. Patrick Sharkey...

'We all know hate when we see it': Warnock rejects FBI...

The Guardian) - Law enforcement officials including the director of the FBI have said the shootings in Atlanta in which eight people...

Secret misconduct records of 83,000 New York cops were...

(Yahoo News) - The disciplinary records of tens of thousands of police officers were made public this month in a push towards transparency...

GOP Texas lawmaker introduces bill to allow death penalty...

(The Hill) - A Republican lawmaker in Texas has introduced a bill that would allow the death penalty for women who have abortions.

Guns Are a Threat to the Body Politic

(The Atlantic) - America must regulate guns not only to protect life, but to protect its citizens’ equal freedoms to speak, assemble,...

Minneapolis wanted to hire social media influencers to...

(CNN) Minneapolis had floated a plan to hire six social media influencers to help share information during the upcoming murder trial...

Prisons Are Skimming Big Chucks Of Cares Act Stimulus Checks

(The Intercept) - A September court ruling promised incarcerated people their slice of the federal stimulus. Some prisons still took...

Why some Texas residents are ending up with $5,000 electric...

(Business Insider) - Texas residents who endured days without power during last week's winter storms are facing a new obstacle: Electricity...

Incarcerated Organizer Airlifted to Hospital Following...

(Truth Out) - Witnesses told the Free Alabama Movement, a group organizing against prison slavery and mass incarceration in Alabama,...