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Reparations Convert

This piece is technically in response to Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “A Case for Reparations” (The Atlantic), which is a long but important and compelling read. But it’s also sort of in response to his most recent piece, and so many of my friends’ recent facebook posts, and it’s sort of an extension of my previous post. 1,440 more words

Fourth of July Reads

Good Morning and Happy 4th of July!!

The media is continuing to breathlessly report that 73-year-old registered Independent Bernie Sanders is threatening Hillary Clinton’s chances for the Democratic nomination in 2016. 1,939 more words

Morning Reads

Using Technology to Improve Rural Health Access

(Edwardsville, Illinois) — In rural areas, long drives to addiction treatment facilities are common. For individuals who lack transportation or may temporarily have lost the right to drive, the inability to get to a treatment program can be a substantial barrier to recovery. 517 more words

TASC Leaders

Three gang members charged with brutally raping girl, 16, and murdering her before burning down her home in 'initiation'

  • Adonay Dixon, 23, John Childs, 20, and Raeshawn Rivers, 14, were indicted on murder, rape, kidnapping, arson and other charges
  • The three allegedly raped and strangled Arnesha Bowers, 16, to death on June 7…
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Law

Fifty teenagers storm Georgia Walmart at 2am causing thousands in damage and assault an elderly shopper for FUN

  • The teenagers stormed a Walmart in Macon after a night of partying
  • The group destroyed property around the store and even pulled an elderly man from his motorized scooter causing $2,000 of damage…
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Law

North Carolina Prison Worker Charged With Helping Convicted Murderer Escape

Just weeks after a worker reportedly helped two inmates escape from an upstate New York prison, a similar case allegedly recently occurred in North Carolina. 284 more words

National

North Carolina Prison Worker Charged With Helping Convicted Murderer Escape

Just weeks after a worker reportedly helped two inmates escape from an upstate New York prison, a similar case allegedly recently occurred in North Carolina. 284 more words

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