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In the Headlines
WRITTEN AND CONTRIBUTED BY COY MALONE What You Need To Know: A group of parents is suing Duluth Edison Charter Schools in Minnesota after alleging their elementary and middle-school-aged Black children endured racist bullying and discrimination from students and...
WRITTEN AND CONTRIBUTED BY KHAMERON RILEY What You Need To Know: Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for nearly 70 million Americans will increase by almost six percent next year, marking its biggest increase in nearly 40 years. The Agency...
What You Need To Know: Although people of color accounted for over 95% of the population growth over the last decade in Texas that resulted in two new seats in the U.S. Congress, Texas state Republicans have used their majority to firm up their political dominance...
WRITTEN AND CONTRIBUTED BY KWYN TOWNSEND RILEY What You Need To Know: October 11th, 2021 has been officially recognized as ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Day’ by President Joe Biden. This is a day to honor Native Americans, their resilience, and their contributions to American...
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