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Barbados says it will remove the Queen as head of state

Barbados says it will remove the Queen as head of state

(DailyMail) - Barbados has announced its intention to remove the Queen as its head...

Breonna Taylor Financial Settlement Said To Be In The Millions, Will Address Search Warrants

Breonna Taylor Financial Settlement Said To Be In The Millions,...

(MSNBC) - The family of Breonna Taylor is expected to receive a financial settlement...

Black-Owned Line of Bulletproof Vests See 400% Increase in Sales

Black-Owned Line of Bulletproof Vests See 400% Increase...

(Black Enterprise) - Thyk Skynn, a Black-owned line of fashionable bulletproof vests...

George Floyd trial: Lawyers allege Floyd 'danger to community'

George Floyd trial: Lawyers allege Floyd 'danger to community'

(AlJazeera) - Lawyers for the four police are taking a 'blame the victim' approach,...

Authorities looking into Tamla Horsford’s death at 2018 party in Georgia

Authorities looking into Tamla Horsford’s death at 2018...

(CNN) - Authorities have re-opened an investigation into the mysterious death of...

19 Black families purchase 96 acres of land to create a ‘safe haven’ for Black people

19 Black families purchase 96 acres of land to create a...

(Yahoo News) - In the face of a pandemic that has hit Black Americans harder than...

Rochester, N.Y., mayor suspends 7 officers involved in asphyxiation death

Rochester, N.Y., mayor suspends 7 officers involved in...

(UPI) - The mayor of Rochester, N.Y., on Thursday suspended seven police officers...

Breonna Taylor’s ex-boyfriend says she had nothing to do with alleged drug crimes

Breonna Taylor’s ex-boyfriend says she had nothing to do...

(Yahoo News) - The ex-boyfriend of Breonna Taylor speaks out and claims she was...

Two Black-Led Banks Merge to Form a $1 Billion Lender

Two Black-Led Banks Merge to Form a $1 Billion Lender

(NYT) - The expanded City First Bank, which concentrates on underserved neighborhoods,...

Kenosha police shoot man; officer firing several shots into his back at close range

Kenosha police shoot man; officer firing several shots...

(JSOnline) - Kenosha police shot a man Sunday evening, setting off unrest in the...

Police Mocked Black Man’s Muslim Faith As They Killed Him

Police Mocked Black Man’s Muslim Faith As They Killed Him

(HuffPost) - “Allah? He’s not going to help you right now,” an officer told Muhammad...

Hunger strikers for Breonna Taylor end protest after 25 days

Hunger strikers for Breonna Taylor end protest after 25...

(USA Today) - After going nearly one month without food, the remaining hunger strikers...