Category : News Talk

- 5 hours ago

NY lawmakers push for slavery reparations for black residents

nypost.com - Lawmakers in New York are pushing to approve a state law that would lay the groundwork to provide reparations to African-American residents impacted by the enslavement of black descendants.Tweeted by @WKiloski https://twitter.com/WKilosk...

- 5 hours ago

Jim Crow Laws

history.com - Jim Crow laws were state and local statutes that legalized racial segregation. Enacted after the Civil War, the laws denied equal opportunity to black citizens.Tweeted by @ResearchFacts01 https://twitter.com/ResearchFacts01/status/15990...

- 5 hours ago

Will Black Voters Still Love Biden When They Remember Who He Was?

nymag.com - Joe Biden’s record on integration and mass incarceration is worse than any other Democratic candidate’s. He is also currently more popular with black voters than any other 2020 hopeful. Will they sti…Tweeted by @BlissfulBeauty https://twi...

- 5 hours ago

West Coast, Messed Coast™ Report – Slavery Edition

pjmedia.com - We bring you great tidings in this pre-Christmas West Coast, Messed Coast™ report! The great news is that the slaves are free and their progeny are getting back pay, but, sadly, getting a gun to figh…Tweeted by @VictoriaTaft https://twi...

- 5 hours ago

Letters to the Editor

bostonherald.com - Herald readers sound off on "denaming" a bridge and City Hall room named for conservative Boston pols, and the Hunter Biden laptop storyTweeted by @bostonherald https://twitter.com/bostonherald/status/1599994840351227904

- 5 hours ago

In Conversation: Isabel Wilkerson and Beverly Horowitz

publishersweekly.com - We asked Pulitzer Prize–winning writer Isabel Wilkerson and her editor Beverly Horowitz to discuss the process of adapting Wilkerson's adult bestseller 'Caste' for young readers, and how high school …Tweeted by @PWKidsBookshelf...

- 5 hours ago

What Liz Cheney Can Teach American Evangelicals

christianitytoday.com - Christians should preserve their integrity instead of conserving their influence.Tweeted by @megannlively https://twitter.com/megannlively/status/1600134030015418368