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Fri August 07, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
I reckon they will, just fixin' to do it right now
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(Vulture)
 
 
 
Black people on Seinfeld, here's the list
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Thu August 06, 2020
(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
It's not just you, we're all stuck in a Trump time loop. The scary part is none of us can escape it
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Federal judge questions doctrine of "qualified Immunity"
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Wed August 05, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Black cartoonist: 'I am being silenced over white feelings'
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
What 20 years of dating reality shows teach us about America. CliffsNotes version: We're so farked
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Beware the danger of Immunoprivilege
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Tue August 04, 2020
(The Root)
 
 
 
KFC Trinidad celebrates Emancipation Day with - oh, lordy, no
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Crime has risen so dramatically in the last 30 years that 80 in every 1000 Americans were victims of violent crime in 1993 and that number has risen to 23 in every 1000 Americans today
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Mon August 03, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Seriously, who's gonna be surprised when it turns out that QAnon fans are a bunch of pedophiles? Projection much, creepos?
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(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
Swimming laps while Black. "Oh no, are we about to become hashtags?" Stupid and asinine tag push Florida tag to the front of the line
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(The Hollywood Reporter)
 
 
 
"History, when taught well, shows us how to improve the world, but history, when taught poorly, falsely claims there is nothing to improve," John Oliver castigates the US education system, where 17 states use "state's rights" as the Civil War's cause
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"Liberty University Poured Millions Into Sports. Now Its Black Athletes Are Leaving"
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Sun August 02, 2020
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
It's long past time to start handing out fines to people who refuse to wear masks
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(Salon)
 
 
 
"The most striking peculiarity of this bizarre era is that a man like Trump could command the national stage and the media's attention for the better part of five years. That fact does not speak well of the condition of American civil society"
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(Salon)
 
 
 
Psychedelic drugs are a major tool of state violence, posits bizarre theory
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Sat August 01, 2020
(The Root)
 
 
 
Supreme Court rules school can ban dreadlocks. Fark: Jamaica, and we're not talking Queens
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Fri July 31, 2020
(E! Online)
 
 
 
Blue is King
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Thu July 30, 2020
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Millennial white women are "becoming your average ne'er-do-well in the hood," says drug addict sexual harasser Rush Limbaugh
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Wed July 29, 2020
(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
Up until June, Greg Reese proudly displayed a Confederate flag on his car. But after a series of realizations, including the police killing of George Floyd, he removed it and created a new decal -- one that reads "Rednecks for Black Lives"
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Tue July 28, 2020
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
"These people are out there protesting Donald Trump, he flips the script and makes it as if they're protesting against average everyday Americans, hard-working Americans just trying to get a paycheck"
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(Detroit Free Press)
 
 
 
Good: hanging a Norwegian flag in front of your Scandinavian-themed B&B. Bad: having it mistaken for a Confederate flag. Facepalm: taking it down because it's not worth the controversy
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
And if you don't want to live under dictatorship you'll eat the other half of the bowl and you'll like it
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Mon July 27, 2020
(UPI)
 
 
 
Lawmakers in the U.S. House on Monday overwhelmingly passed legislation to create a new commission to study the societal struggles of Black men and boys in the United States
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(Mediaite)
 
 
 
Trump complains that the media including Fox won't tell the truth about Portland. They just show the bad parts with all the beatings of the moms and the vets, never the good parts of the beatings of the black people
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(Bon Appetit)
 
 
 
Ben's Chili Bowl in DC fed the Civil Rights era and its red is standing up to the orange contagion now
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Sun July 26, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Black entrepreneur hits a wall with eight Birmingham redevelopment projects when his bankers foresee red figures behind every balance sheet in Black neighborhoods
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Sat July 25, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Company renames offensive cheese brand. Apparently it wasn't Gouda
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Thu July 23, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
House votes to remove Confederate statues from Capitol. One hundred and thirteen members of the party of Lincoln vote to keep the statues
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Wed July 22, 2020
(LA Times)
 
 
 
Sierra Club has to come to terms that its 19th Century founder, John Muir, was a farking racist. Subby to anyone is in any way surprised that Muir was racist: Read more history
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(CNN)
 
 
 
SF Giants manager says 'nothing more patriotic than peaceful protests' regarding kneeling players
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
It's hard to teach an old dog new tricks, but it's much worse to let old dogs teach new dogs old tricks
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Anti-racism books are not the means to an end
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Tue July 21, 2020
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
It's apparent we need to redo America again for a third time, obviously with more racial equality
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Mon July 20, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Maxine Waters sees LAPD cops detaining a black man. Immediately goes into Batman Mode
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(News 13 Orlando)
 
 
 
AP says it will capitalize Black but not white, in move that will no doubt lead to mass confusion and chaos at zebra crossings all over the nation
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Sun July 19, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
CNN reveals: If you look hard enough, we are all related to the Queen. And slavery
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Sat July 18, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Marco Rubio thinks all Black people look the same
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
BLM mural doused with paint for third time
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(Axios)
 
 
 
Sen. Elizabeth Warren will be Biden's pick for the VP slot. Book it, done
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(Axios)
 
 
 
Sen. Elizabeth Warren will be Biden's pick for the VP slot. Book it, done
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Trump is once again trying to put his thumb on the scales with the 2020 census
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Fri July 17, 2020
(USA Today)
 
 
 
John Lewis has passed. Rest in Power, American hero
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
You may not have heard his name, but we're all lucky to have followed in his footsteps. RIP C.T. Vivian
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Police in Selah, WA, are threatening 364 days in jail and a $5k fine for people who draw Black Lives Matter on streets in chalk. Not spray paint, chalk
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(Buzzfeed News)
 
 
 
Apparently working for Ellen DeGeneres sucks
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(Curbed)
 
 
 
Will America's cities always be about white people excluding black people? Or do we have a moment?
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Thu July 16, 2020
(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
None. None more ultra-black
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Add "Entering my own workspace while Black" to the list
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(Baltimore Sun)
 
 
 
"It really looks like the model of the very type of book that a presidential candidate would write before they spring a run"
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(ProPublica)
 
 
 
Rick Romero reviewed 400 protest videos and found that the police were the ones escalating violence
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(CNN)
 
 
 
She's gone Oh-I. Oh-I
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"My son sold 'N-Word Passes' to his white friends. Am I right to be upset about this?"
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Wed July 15, 2020
(CBS Minnesota)
 
 
 
Sun's out, drones out
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(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
Jeff Sessions political career goes out the way it came in, through a blaze of racism
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(Washington Examiner)
 
 
 
President Trump's school reopening strategy is on track to completely fail politically according to ... wait for it: Republican strategists
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
His Orangeness has announced that he will be "getting involved" in the McCloskey case, because as any real American knows the right of rich white people to threaten the lives of poors and minorities with loaded weaponry shall not be infringed
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
His Orangeness has announced that he will be "getting involved" in the McCloskey case, because as any real American knows the right of rich white people to threaten the lives of poors and minorities with loaded weaponry shall not be infringed
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(Asheville Citizen-Times)
 
 
 
Asheville, NC approves reparations for black residents
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
We've secretly replaced this statue of a slave trader with one of a Black Lives Matter protester. Let's see if anybody notices
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
"How to explain systemic racism to non-liberals like me, a clueless tool"
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Tue July 14, 2020
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Reporter throws Trump a softball asking his thoughts on why Black Americans are "still dying at the hands of law enforcement in this country." Since you are reading this here ... well, you know the drill
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Mon July 13, 2020
(NBC Sports)
 
 
 
🎵Come to Old Trafford. Don't let it wait. Just with nobody lined up at the gates. Would you hope to laugh with the Devils or cry with the Saints? In Manchester, it's much more fun. And only the EPL has one🎵 Kickoff is at 3:00 pm ET
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Same crappy pizza, better new management: Papa John's
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
WTF, he actually does that? No wonder they hate him
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
"I'm a Black doctor; when I go out shopping, I'm viewed with distrust and followed by security. I've learned if I wear my scrubs, I almost get treated like a human." Anyone else have similar stories or experiences?
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(Salon)
 
 
 
Police violence is actually state-sponsored violence
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Sun July 12, 2020
(TMZ)
 
 
 
Landscape Lauren tells us it's communism when a foreman speaks Spanish to his Spanish speaking employees
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Sat July 11, 2020
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
How a history textbook would describe 2020 so far
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(TMZ)
 
 
 
Florida woman goes full Florida, calls out mask wearing black woman as "a good little slave"
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Elizabeth Warren is the best option for Biden's veep
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Fri July 10, 2020
(MLive.com)
 
 
 
Misleading headline of the week: Man bikes every street in town, drowning in Barton Pond
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Lady A is standing her ground against Lady Ant Cerebellum
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(The Ringer)
 
 
 
"On this weekend in 1991." Check. Popular with white college kids then. Check. Nothing going on in their universe in 2020. Check. So you know what publication is down with it and wrote it
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(Financial Post)
 
 
 
Wall Street's campaign to hire Black talent is going about as well as a Sons of the Confederacy rally in Oakland
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Pornhub has a Black Lives Matter category, and yes, it's indicative of the racist problem with porn
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Thu July 09, 2020
(Politico)
 
 
 
The Coronavirus is highlighting racial disparities and the political divide
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Why people who use the "but why aren't we more concerned about black-on-black crime" argument as a deflection are even bigger morons than you previously suspected
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Why people who use the "but why aren't we more concerned about black-on-black crime" argument as a deflection are even bigger morons than you previously suspected
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Hoo boy, tomorrow's rage tweet explosion might actually shear the White House toilet in two
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
West Philadelphia, born and raised. Called the n-word by cops on double digit days
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(Hindustan Times)
 
 
 
Cricket is back to fill the void left by other more interesting sports
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(Hindustan Times)
 
 
 
Cricket is back to fill the void left by other more interesting sports
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Wed July 08, 2020
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Scrabble tournaments are beginning to ban racial and ethnic slurs. Which until now, were apparently quite legal. What a bunch of kwyjibos
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(Page Six)
 
 
 
The internet is dragging Tiffany Haddish over her haircut. It can't be that bad, can ... oh dear
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(CNN)
 
 
 
San Francisco supervisor introduces bill to criminalize calling police because you saw a black person. You'll never guess what they're calling it
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Confederate Statues Were Never Really About Preserving History
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
The dumbest movie of 2020 is a heist caper taking place on a plane, starring Kelsey Grammer that is called, quite simply, "Money Plane"
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
This article drops the mic on any argument for Confederate Monument
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
This article drops the mic on any argument for Confederate Monument
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(The Hollywood Reporter)
 
 
 
Thandie Newton discusses racism in Hollywood and her storied career in acting
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Protip: You can't misinterpret a Hitler quote if you don't post a quote by Hitler on social media. In short, don't ever quote Hitler. Ever
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Tue July 07, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Story keyword checklist: Black man☑ , restaurant☑ , MAGA☑ , social distancing☑ , gun☑ , Trump 2020☑, bike lock☑
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(Detroit Metro Times)
 
 
 
Driving While Black? Here's Your Sign
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Driving Whilst Black, UK edition
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Driving Whilst Black, UK edition
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Here's a completely factually correct article that SURELY won't upset anyone, just from the headline alone, most especially those who most need to read it
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Mon July 06, 2020
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Ripe and bubbling like a nice sourdough starter, this is your Monday MSNBC Discussion thread. Prime time starts at 8 PM Eastern. Artisan and locally sourced
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
"The incident is under investigation and the final report will be forwarded to the Monroe County Prosecutor's Office upon completion." Guess the color of the perpetrators
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Today, the House will vote on removing symbols of hate, failure, and participation from the Capitol
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Birdwatcher Lives Matter
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
James Baldwin was right
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
With all the virus concerns, stay-at-home orders, financial instability, and mounting civil unrest, Mom Rage is a thing, and it's exploding
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(Daily Dot)
 
 
 
Imagine being so fragile that you can be chased away from your favorite pastime by a song that includes other people
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Sun July 05, 2020
(The Week)
 
 
 
The sixteen best movies about the US from the past decade
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(Baltimore Sun)
 
 
 
Christopher Columbus discovers Baltimore's Inner Harbor on the Fourth of July
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(Salon)
 
 
 
Protest music has made a triumphant return
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Prosperous country offering incentives to citizens from shiathole country to relocate
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Sat July 04, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Is it, though?
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Trump and the GOP are misreading the room bigly
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(ESPN)
 
 
 
Cleveland Indians considering name change to be less offensive. So get your tickets now for the Ohio Indians
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Stone Mountain faces calls for removal. Actual quote: "It's three men on horses. What's racist about that?" Someone get this guy a calculator so he can add it up
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Fri July 03, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Native American author wants you to know that Trumps rally at Mount Rushmore on the 4th of July is just as bad as Trump original plan to hold a rally in Tulsa on Juneteenth
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Black families in the US have 90% less wealth than white families. And that gap has worsened over time
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Black families in the US have 90% less wealth than white families. And that gap has worsened over time
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(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Actual headline: Trump Believes That He Is Losing Because He Hasn't Been Racist Enough. Subby bets that surprises no one
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Thu July 02, 2020
(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
Finally something that can rid us of reality TV: Racism
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Pressure is building on Corporate America to quit whitewashing and reveal its racial diversity data. Oh yeah - this will end well
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(The Detroit_News)
 
 
 
🎵 Karen's got a gun. The whole world's come undone 🎵
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(The Register)
 
 
 
MIT's AI training included labelling women as "whores or biatches, and Black and Asian people with derogatory language. The database also contained close-up pictures of female genitalia labeled with the C-word." No wonder Skynet's so eeeevil
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Patio Patty, come on down ... you're the next contestant on the Angriest Racist White Women of America game show
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(CNN)
 
 
 
"Hello 911? I am a bank teller and this man is trying to cash a paycheck while black"
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Wed July 01, 2020
(Forbes)
 
 
 
Defund the police and we can fight crime with music and dance. Only partially joking
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(Above the Law)
 
 
 
Let's talk about Sen. Kelly Loeffler and not talk about her stocks. Let's ask her if All Gun Owners Matter
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(Above the Law)
 
 
 
Let's talk about Sen. Kelly Loeffler and not talk about her stocks. Let's ask her if All Gun Owners Matter
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(Mediaite)
 
 
 
Just when you thought the St. Louis lawyer brandishing a gun like a Hollywood extra and threatening innocent Black people couldn't look like more of an ignorant asshole, here's his interview with Chris Cuomo. "TERRORISTS WERE ATTACKING ME"
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Delaware, the last to abolish state whippings, will remove its public whipping post Wednesday due to recent events
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(Science Magazine)
 
 
 
Only 50% of Americans plan to get the Coronavirus vaccine once it's available. Also, here's the Venn diagram of those Americans and Trump supporters: ●
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Tue June 30, 2020
(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Barstool Sports founder's racist past being exposed shouldn't surprise anyone familiar with Barstool Sports
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
"Comedian" George Lopez says he is retiring his racist jokes. So......his entire act
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Wal-Mart to stop selling 'All Lives Matter' merchandise. "We came to understand that the way some people are using the phrase 'All Lives Matter' in the current environment intentionally minimized the focus on the painful reality of racial inequity"
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(Variety)
 
 
 
The ancient Greeks believed that "whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad" and that the sin of Hubris always led to personal destruction
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(The Root)
 
 
 
The Racist White People of America Summer Tour makes a stop in Michigan with Noise Complaint Nancy
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(The Root)
 
 
 
The Racist White People of America Summer Tour makes a stop in Michigan with Noise Complaint Nancy
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Mon June 29, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Are you Doomscrolling? You might be doing it right now
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Descendants of the real Aunt Jemima want reparations from the Quaker Oats company. Difficulty there isn't a REAL Aunt Jemima any more than there is a REAL Ronald McDonald
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Colin Kaepernick gets signed to a new contract
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(The New Republic)
 
 
 
To tide you over until the Williams-Sonoma Christmas catalog comes out, here's Drew Magary's "The Hater's Guide to 'Gone with the Wind'"
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(The New Republic)
 
 
 
To tide you over until the Williams-Sonoma Christmas catalog comes out, here's Drew Magary's "The Hater's Guide to 'Gone with the Wind'"
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(Mediaite)
 
 
 
Trump to Black people 'you need to be reminded that you were slaves'
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"Despite our chemistry, my boyfriend broke up with me because he wants children and I don't-not in the near or distant future. I do not dislike children, I just don't want any. But, I'm getting up in my 20s; I want a husband. Should I get over it?"
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(ABC News)
 
 
 
While many Americans are struggling due to Covid-19, at least the billionaires suffered as well right? Ummmmm, RIGHT???
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Sun June 28, 2020
(Seven Days)
 
 
 
Discussing race is uncomfortable. Change my mind
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Trump retweets a video of his supporters shouting "white power," even goes as far as thanking them
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(Politicus USA)
 
 
 
Have Republicans ever been on the right side of history?
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(ESPN)
 
 
 
Well the NWSL just lost all of its support among Republicans
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(Twitter Donald Trump)
 
 
 
The President of the United States is trying to get a bunch of black people killed right now. I'm sure this is perfectly normal
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Sat June 27, 2020
(Daily Dot)
 
 
 
White woman at Walmart claims black family stole "her" car. Note the placement of the quotation marks
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Wait... is Dane Cook responsible for the Karen meme? Seriously? Dane Cook?
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Wait... is Dane Cook responsible for the Karen meme? Seriously? Dane Cook?
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Fed up with racism in the old US world, black Americans head to the new world free of racial discrimination
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Fri June 26, 2020
(Salon)
 
 
 
The right wing idea of a "neutral" newsman is a fake white guy telling the "liberal" side
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Country music begins its inevitable reckoning with racial stereotypes and its future as nobody can find Western
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(CNN)
 
 
 
The GOP grapples with Trump's toxicity, lamenting the hate is backfiring
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Attorney General Barr says the DOJ acts independently of Trump interests. He's no Chris Rock, but admit it.... that was damn hilarious
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(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
House sends policing reform bill to the Senate to die
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Every accusation is an admission continues. "Here's a guy that doesn't talk. Nobody hears him. When he talks, he can't put two sentences together. I don't want to be nice or un-nice, OK? But I mean, the man can't speak"
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
"If you're in Michigan and 18+ pls for the love of god do not vote for my dad for state rep. Tell everyone"
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Thu June 25, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
LeBron James: The NFL owes Colin Kaepernick an apology
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
YouTube discriminates against black content. What legal recourse does one have? Pretty much none
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(Wired)
 
 
 
Thank god for fark
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Lies, damned lies, and statistics: systemic bias in policing edition
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(Onion AV Club)
 
 
 
Jenny Slate leaves Big Mouth because she doesn't think it's appropriate to play a character that is half black. Black actor to eventually leave role because it's inappropriate to play a character that is half Jewish
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Wed June 24, 2020
(AP News)
 
 
 
Fark: 1000s of US inmates got virus relief checks and the IRS wants them back. Total Fark: the IRS has no legal standing to demand repayment. Ultra Fark: if you're an inmate and you don't receive yours for whatever reason, you're outta luck
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(Slate)
 
 
 
"Dear Prudence: I accidentally shared erotic fan fiction during a Zoom meeting. What should I do? Will I somehow have sparked the next Twilight franchise?"
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Study reveals that 10 'large tech companies' - which were not named specifically - employ zero Black women and three do not employ any Black people. Your computer is racist
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(Right Wing Watch)
 
 
 
"Sorry about all that racist stuff; I had a kid and got off YouTube so we're cool, right?"
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(We Are Central PA)
 
 
 
Someone calls the cops on some kids playing football on the street. Cops respond. They join in, not even miffed about being picked last
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Tue June 23, 2020
(AP News)
 
 
 
Even in a country so divided that you probably couldn't get 95% of Americans to agree on the need to breathe oxygen if one party came out for or against it, that's exactly how many people agree that that the criminal Justice system needs reform
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(CBS News)
 
 
 
Jay Pharoah says the LAPD can stuff their apology for forcing him to the ground at gunpoint. Other black comedians were unavailable for comment, so he just imitated them saying something supportive
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(ProPublica)
 
 
 
Every state that never allowed slavery take one step forward. Not so fast there, Illinois
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
♫♪My Little Nazi, it's now the time for a controversy, My Little Nazi, Black Lives Matter is now coming for thee♫♪
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
So it turns out that caps lock tweeting "LAW AND ORDER" isn't really instilling the confidence in the electorate one might think it would
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
So it turns out that caps lock tweeting "LAW AND ORDER" isn't really instilling the confidence in the electorate one might think it would
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(Polygon)
 
 
 
Cards Against Humanity accused of having an office culture filled with inappropriate behavior
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(The Bitter Southerner)
 
 
 
The power of empty pedestals
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
First they came for Christopher Columbus, and I said nothing, for who cares about that guy anyway. Then they came for the Confederate generals, and I remained silent, for I was not a Bubba. Then they came for Jesus, and I- wait, what?
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Mon June 22, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Trump needs racism to win
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Trump is losing his grip on white America
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Trump is losing his grip on white America
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(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
Is 2020 really the time to try and start everything over?
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(Wired)
 
 
 
Facebook and Twitter stack the deck in favor of police and prosecutors
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Sun June 21, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
AOC proves she is one of the people, building her political army from the working people in the streets, and building a fundraising machine to match the talk for when she does the walk
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
What the President said after the Tulsa Massacre
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Just in case white people need a reminder: Everything is racist. Including the ice cream truck song
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Just in case white people need a reminder: Everything is racist. Including the ice cream truck song
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(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
If African-Americans were to seek asylum, most countries would fast track their applications
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Sat June 20, 2020
(American Military News)
 
 
 
Black gun owners plan pro-Second Amendment walk in Oklahoma and what could possibly go wrong?
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Fri June 19, 2020
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Five ways to support black-owned businesses: 'It's not rocket science'
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Five ways to support black-owned businesses: 'It's not rocket science'
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Before retiring Aunt Jemima, Quaker Oats never consulted Aunt Jemima's great-grandson
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Before retiring Aunt Jemima, Quaker Oats never consulted Aunt Jemima's great-grandson
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(MetalSucks)
 
 
 
"The dispatcher said she'd wait about 90 minutes for help to arrive, but she ended up only waiting a fraction of that time when a white man with shaved head & covered in tattoos, pulled up behind her and offered to help" But wait, there's more
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(MetalSucks)
 
 
 
"The dispatcher said she'd wait about 90 minutes for help to arrive, but she ended up only waiting a fraction of that time when a white man with shaved head & covered in tattoos, pulled up behind her and offered to help" But wait, there's more
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
PROTIP: Picking slogans that alienate people who actually agree with you is not the best way of running a movement
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
"I thought I was anti-racist. Then I looked closer at myself. Then more closely. Then, more closelier"
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(The New Civil Rights Movement)
 
 
 
Trump's Tweet went over like a shotgun blast to the face
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
"It's Juneteenth, but we are still trying to get free in 2020"
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Here's how you can explain racism and inequality to your children
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Begun, the mask war has
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Thu June 18, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Example #1542 showing that "Nobody knew" translates to "Everybody but Trump knew"
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
A new study, visitor to earth, finds that Trump's tax break only helps wealthy investors and real estate developers
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Senator Jennifer McClellan launches gubernatorial bid in Virginia, aiming to become the first black woman elected governor in American history
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Uh-oh. Looks like Dick Durbin hurt the feelings of the GOP's one black friend
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Uh-oh. Looks like Dick Durbin hurt the feelings of the GOP's one black friend
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Aunt Jemima? Gone. Uncle Ben? Fired. Ms. Butterworth? Headed out the door. Guy on the Cream of Wheat package? Wait, you couldn't even be bothered to give him a NAME?
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Trump Campaign had never heard of Juneteenth
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Trump Campaign had never heard of Juneteenth
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Black Lives Matter protests have been ongoing across the country for three weeks -- but do not appear to correlate with any increased rate of coronavirus
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Republicans and Democrats think different groups are discriminated against. One side is right, the other side is obviously wrong
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Aunt Jemima will be joined by Uncle Ben and Mrs. Butterworth in the annals of racist marketing history, trifecta complete
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Aunt Jemima will be joined by Uncle Ben and Mrs. Butterworth in the annals of racist marketing history, trifecta complete
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Wed June 17, 2020
(Variety)
 
 
 
You've been warned .... 10 Movies that now need a warning label. Melting, melting awayyy
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(Click Orlando)
 
 
 
If you stopped in Orlando International Airport recently, you might want to see if you got coronavirus as a parting gift
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Et tu Mrs. Butterworth?
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Netflix' CEO is donating $120mil to historically Black institutions, still won't commit to streaming "Julia"
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Pastor deeply sorry for saying out loud what he really believes. Bonus: at panel discussion about BLM, George Floyd, and racial injustice
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Relatives of Ahmaud Arbery meet privately with Trump. According to spokesman, the closed-door meeting, which also included other victims' families, became "very contentious"
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Quaker Oats, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Pepsi Corporation, has decided that now would probably be a good time to retire plantation mammy Aunt Jemima
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Mr. McDowell could not agree more
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Tue June 16, 2020
(MassLive)
 
 
 
We don't need you to explain why you were wrong, we all know. Why don't you go back to explaining what a catch is, as that is an actual mystery
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(Washingtonian)
 
 
 
Ah, the old "her breasts were so big that there's no way I could have gotten my arms around her" defense
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(Local10 WPLG)
 
 
 
Job openings: good pay and benefits, must like doughnuts and black people
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Erstwhile politics-tab hero Matt Taibbi has departed from the approved talking points of the moment, and must be destroyed
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(Billboard)
 
 
 
Frankly, Latifah, I don't give a damn
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(Towleroad)
 
 
 
In the worst take ever on white privilege, a megachurch pastor wants to call it 'White Blessing" bc slavery built the framework of this country
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(Business Insider (Australia))
 
 
 
Jon Stewart: "The police are, in some respects, a border patrol, and they patrol the border between the two Americas"
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(Business Insider (Australia))
 
 
 
Jon Stewart: "The police are, in some respects, a border patrol, and they patrol the border between the two Americas"
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Mon June 15, 2020
(The Hollywood Reporter)
 
 
 
"You've been left out of conversation because you're f*cking terrible at conversing. If a high school debate team argued their rebuttals by tear-gassing the other team, they wouldn't be invited back to regionals," John Oliver says of police unions
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(Media Matters)
 
 
 
Need to show how violent black Americans are and how cracking down on policing black Americans leads to more violence? Sinclair Media is there to meet that need. Offer void if truth is necessary
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(Wired)
 
 
 
The 24 best movies of the 2010s. Your favorite YouTube indie didn't make it, but Fury Road and the criminally underrated Sorry to Bother You did
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(The Statesman (India))
 
 
 
UN Human Rights Council to hold debate on racism and police brutality in the USA, at least if they can make it to the General Assembly building in New York City without being shot by police
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(The Statesman (India))
 
 
 
UN Human Rights Council to hold debate on racism and police brutality in the USA, at least if they can make it to the General Assembly building in New York City without being shot by police
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(Fox2 Detroit)
 
 
 
Shopping Cart Sally stands her ground
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(Current Affairs)
 
 
 
Short answer: No. Long answer: Nooooooooooooo
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(The National Memo)
 
 
 
What happens when a BLM march is held in one of the last "sundown towns" in southern Illinois known for racism? We find out that a lot of young people are tired of this shiat. Hundreds of them
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(The National Memo)
 
 
 
What happens when a BLM march is held in one of the last "sundown towns" in southern Illinois known for racism? We find out that a lot of young people are tired of this shiat. Hundreds of them
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Which technological innovation has accidentally killed the most people? Degree of difficulty: porn is *not* considered tech
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
By being a poster-child for the extreme goals of political conservatives, President Trump is in fact pushing much of the country to the left
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(MassLive)
 
 
 
Trump says he won't watch NFL or soccer if players kneel during national anthem; Roger Goodell may have to let him go
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(AlterNet)
 
 
 
A look at how "Karen" went from a very popular baby name to the placeholder for entitled racist white women
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(Time)
 
 
 
The revolution was overdue
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Well, duh
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Sun June 14, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Do companies really care about social justice, or are they just saying things customers want to hear?
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Do companies really care about social justice, or are they just saying things customers want to hear?
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Black leaders in Seattle are none too pleased that local white hipsters and "tourists" have turned the CHAZ, which was created as a somber protest of police brutality, systemic racism, and George Floyd's death, into an Urban Burning Man
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Another day, another entitled white woman
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Another day, another entitled white woman
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Black students are tired of teaching white students how not to be racist
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Band-Aid® adhesive skin bandages suddenly discover other colors
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(The Root)
 
 
 
Band-Aid® adhesive skin bandages suddenly discover other colors
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Sat June 13, 2020
(USA Today)
 
 
 
McConnell: Racism is over because you got eight years of the black one
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(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
A utopia was built in a Minneapolis Sheraton, until the eviction came
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
"In the history of politics, I think I can say there's never been any group or any person that's had rallies like I do." Oh, we can think of ONE "group or person", Mr. President
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
"In the history of politics, I think I can say there's never been any group or any person that's had rallies like I do." Oh, we can think of ONE "group or person", Mr. President
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Fri June 12, 2020
(France 24)
 
 
 
It was only a matter of time before the commercialization of George Floyd began: Firms now looking to capitalize on the protest movement
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(France 24)
 
 
 
It was only a matter of time before the commercialization of George Floyd began: Firms now looking to capitalize on the protest movement
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Another passionate entitled white woman, railroaded by our liberal cancel culture just like Colonel Oliver North, Officer Stacey Koon, and cartoon smokesperson Joe Camel
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(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
The case for ending traffic stops
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
St John's fencing coach goes full KKK, or ЖЖЖ or something, in racist rant. Never go full ЖЖЖ
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
St John's fencing coach goes full KKK, or ЖЖЖ or something, in racist rant. Never go full ЖЖЖ
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(Vice)
 
 
 
When someone asked 43 different facial recognition companies if they would stop working with the police, take a wild guess at how many actually replied
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(Columbus Dispatch)
 
 
 
Racist Ohio state senator who thought colored people got coronavirus from not washing their hands as much as whites was fired from his job as an emergency physician
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(Columbus Dispatch)
 
 
 
Racist Ohio state senator who thought colored people got coronavirus from not washing their hands as much as whites was fired from his job as an emergency physician
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(Axios)
 
 
 
Minneapolis city council unanimously votes to reevaluate local policing
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(The American Independent)
 
 
 
Trump: I've done more for black people than any other president. Lincoln: Um, what? Trump: Lincoln did good, but the end result is questionable. Lincoln: UM, WHAT??
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Trump defends his use of the phrase "when the looting starts the shooting starts" saying it's not racist because Philly Mayor Frank Rizzo once used it. You know, the guy who told voters to "vote white" and whose statue was just removed?
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(The Conversation)
 
 
 
African crime and detective fiction is reshaping the genre. "You find that economic exploitation and inequalities, race, war, genocide, corruption and state capture are common subject matter." Also, very few butlers
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(Rolling Stone)
 
 
 
Lady Antebellum changed their name to Lady A without checking to see if anyone else already had it. Unfortunately, someone does: a woman of color who is a blues singer, and has professionally used the name for over 20 years
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(The Federalist)
 
 
 
Only Christianity, not identity politics, can solve racism. Jackie Chan my brain is full of fark dot jpeg
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Evangelical Christian leaders are torn between preaching what is CLEARLY stated multiple times in the Bible and alienating their congregations by pointing out that 75%+ of them are sinners
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Library of Congress commissions new project: Music of the Coronavirus pandemic
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(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
 
 
 
Same as it ever was
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Will the Black Lives Matter movement finally end the scourge of southern participation trophies?
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Will the Black Lives Matter movement finally end the scourge of southern participation trophies?
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(Buzzfeed News)
 
 
 
Well, looks like we're all doomed in August
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Biden: George Floyd's death is a bigger deal than MLK's
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Thu June 11, 2020
(CBC)
 
 
 
Walmart will no longer keep beauty products for people of color under lock and key. In other news, Walmart was keeping beauty products for people of color under lock and key
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Nike announces that the company will recognize Juneteenth as an annual paid holiday for all US employees
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
"I use time as a medium to define how long each portrait is colored in. 1 year of life = 1 minute of color. Tamir Rice was 12 when he was murdered, so I colored his portrait for 12 minutes"
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Coronavirus was up 28-3, but then Trump took the field
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
Coronavirus was up 28-3, but then Trump took the field
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
PayPal pledges over $500mil to support minority-owned U.S. businesses, saying the funds should be there by the end of the next business day
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(Buzzfeed News)
 
 
 
Oh look, a retail company that Tweeted that it "stands in solidarity with" Black Lives Matter also sent a memo to its employees saying wearing Black Lives Matter t-shirts violates the company dress code because it might upset some customers
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(Dayton Daily News)
 
 
 
Ohio state Sen. Steve Huffman (R-hodesia): "Could it just be that African Americans or the colored population do not wash their hands as well as other groups?"
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(The New Civil Rights Movement)
 
 
 
The Tulsa Race Massacre was the site of the single worst incident of racial violence in American history. Naturally, Trump is holding a rally in Tulsa on Juneteenth, the sacred day celebrating the end of slavery
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(The New Civil Rights Movement)
 
 
 
The Tulsa Race Massacre was the site of the single worst incident of racial violence in American history. Naturally, Trump is holding a rally in Tulsa on Juneteenth, the sacred day celebrating the end of slavery
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
"We're shooting African Americans about 24 percent less than we probably ought to be"
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
"We're shooting African Americans about 24 percent less than we probably ought to be"
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(NPR)
 
 
 
The US Soccer Federation lifts their ban on kneeling during the national anthem
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(People Magazine)
 
 
 
Black Lives Matter gets a 1 million dollar donation as part of the BTSARMY match initiative, sight unseen
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(Buzzfeed News)
 
 
 
Something is spreading across continents at an unprecedented pace -- but this time, it's something good
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
White writer describes a time when she kept getting pulled over by the cops for vague reasons. She finally realized it happened at night and in the passenger seat was her large black dog
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Wed June 10, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Old & busted: dating while herpes positive. New hotness: dating, working, traveling while COVID-19 antibody positive
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Owners resign after publisher prints racist cartoon in newspaper. Who's in charge here?
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Interested in becoming an outside agitator? NPR's here with a basic job description
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(ElectoralVote)
 
 
 
Dark red in only one state with more than 9 electoral votes, and Barack Obama won that one in 2008. Texas, Iowa tied
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
After making inflammatory comments about George Floyd, CEO of Crossfit steps down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up. Now, let's do 20 shoulder presses
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
After making inflammatory comments about George Floyd, CEO of Crossfit steps down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up, then down, then up. Now, let's do 20 shoulder presses
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(Buzzfeed News)
 
 
 
Non-existent Antifa becomes the boogeyman of small town America. Boogey boogey, booga booga
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
White Trump supporters kneel at Black Lives Matter protest to show support of.......Wait. They WHAT? Oh for fark's sake
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
White Trump supporters kneel at Black Lives Matter protest to show support of.......Wait. They WHAT? Oh for fark's sake
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(Law and Crime)
 
 
 
Judge: Look, you've done this shiat for 400 years and enough is enough. No "absolute immunity for fear-based use of deadly force against African Americans"
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(The Hollywood Reporter)
 
 
 
"Gone With The Wind" gone from HBO Max
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Tue June 09, 2020
(Jezebel)
 
 
 
Bon Appétit: all our dishes are served with a side of racism. Enjoy
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(Jezebel)
 
 
 
Bon Appétit: all our dishes are served with a side of racism. Enjoy
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(AP News)
 
 
 
Gen. Charles Q. Brown confirmed as Air Force Chief of Staff, the first black man to head a US military service. For those keeping score at home, the vote was 98-0
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(Prevail)
 
 
 
Best thing Subby has ever read on race and atonement for the US original sin of slavery. BTW, when did you first realize "atone" came from "at one," or making whole? (For Subby, it was today)
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(NPR)
 
 
 
How to deal with microaggressions, like when those gas-huffing modmins turn my beautiful greenlight into a redlit thread for NO REASON AT ALL YOU BASTARDS
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(NPR)
 
 
 
How to deal with microaggressions, like when those gas-huffing modmins turn my beautiful greenlight into a redlit thread for NO REASON AT ALL YOU BASTARDS
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(The Week)
 
 
 
Conservatives are making the case for white people to join the nation's protests for police reform. Unwittingly of course, but they're helping
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Trump's "Scanner" conspiracy theory apparently came from OANN. And it's just as crazy as you thought
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(My Fox 8 Greensboro)
 
 
 
Man holds sign on corner to help address uncomfortable conversations on race
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(My Fox 8 Greensboro)
 
 
 
Man holds sign on corner to help address uncomfortable conversations on race
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Trust fund baby Tucker Carlson says, black people have too much power. Where are my KKK buddies when I need them? My pants are filling with poop
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Attention white people: Please stop making protest signs that proclaim your love for black d&ck. Thankyou
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Liberty University's Director of Diversity resigns. Wait, stop laughing, I haven't even told the joke yet
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Liberty University's Director of Diversity resigns. Wait, stop laughing, I haven't even told the joke yet
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Wingnuts in Klamath Falls, Oregon celebrate their victory over an enemy that doesn't actually exist
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Wingnuts in Klamath Falls, Oregon celebrate their victory over an enemy that doesn't actually exist
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(Boston.com)
 
 
 
The final perceived injustice by the police. A popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police
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(AP News)
 
 
 
President meets for an hour with George Floyd's family
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Mon June 08, 2020
(Slate)
 
 
 
Today's Slatesplanation: What does it mean to be a good cop?
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot says officer who was photographed flipping the bird to protesters should be fired. In Chicago? Time was, a officer who ONLY flipped off a protester would have been given a medal for decorum and restraint
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Oh hell, Trump's pissed off Bill Russell
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(Slate)
 
 
 
NFL's mysterious 180 on its $tand regarding peaceful prote$t
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Are Law & Order Republicans DUN DUN?
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Will you willingly give up your white privilege for equal rights?
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Will you willingly give up your white privilege for equal rights?
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(Vox)
 
 
 
Black workers are being left behind as the economy reopens
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
"They took standard components of a preliminary autopsy report to cast doubt, to sow uncertainty; to gaslight America into thinking we didn't see what we know we saw"
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(ESPN)
 
 
 
Gregg Popovich says out loud what a lot of white people have been thinking
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(ESPN)
 
 
 
Gregg Popovich says out loud what a lot of white people have been thinking
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Sun June 07, 2020
(WPRI Rhode Island)
 
 
 
Black firefighter, on duty and in uniform, is accosted by cops with weapons drawn
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Mind you, these are the same people who claim Trump is a stable genius
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(The Daily Beast)