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In the Headlines
WRITTEN AND CONTRIBUTED BY COY MALONE What You Need To Know: A North Atlanta man is suing police after being viciously attacked by a K-9 police dog and arrested after his family called for help during a mental health crisis. Police body camera footage has been...
What You Need To Know: The Biden administration has responded to the expiration of the national eviction ban, with another band-aid solution. The last moratorium expired July 31. Three days later, the Centers for Disease Control announced a new ban that will be in...
What You Need To Know: As a self-imposed August deadline to pass federal voting rights legislation nears, Democrats on Capitol Hill are working to break a months-long stalemate in passing a new law. Since Republicans blocked efforts to pass the For the People Act,...
WRITTEN AND CONTRIBUTED BY KWYN TOWNSEND RILEY What You Need To Know: The month of August is a month of acknowledgment and commemoration of the countless organizers, activists and freedom fighters who sacrificed their freedom and lives in the struggle for Black...
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