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Democrats call for special prosecutor to investigate clearing of protesters outside White House

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Protesters, ACLU sue over use of force at White House ahead of Trump's church visit

WOKE: Apparently, It's Racist to Love America via @toddstarnes 

Rev. Al Sharpton: “I saw somebody standing in front of a church the other day… Held a Bible in his hand. I've never seen anyone hold a Bible like that...But since he held a Bible, if he's watching us today, I would like him to open that Bible”

NEW: Report reveals Rio Tinto knew the significance of 46,000-year-old rock caves six years before it blasted them

HEARTBREAKING: The brother of the 16-year-old boy who is undergoing neurological testing after an @Austin_Police  officer shot him in the head Saturday with a “less lethal” bean-bag round spoke at Austin City Council's special meeting. WATCH HERE:

#NewYork police beating cyclist

Doctor quits NHS over Dominic Cummings' refusal to resign

"There is no reason for this...other than cruel and deliberate obstruction on a day of mourning." In emotional speeches, Sens. Harris and Booker urge the Senate to pass a bill making lynching a federal crime. Sen. Paul is standing in the way.


Scoops of the Day


Important story: A Florida officer who knocked over a seated protester just before a peaceful protest against police abuse turned violent has been reviewed by internal affairs for using force 79 times in his roughly three-and-half years on the force.

A judge has ruled that all three defendants in the Ahmaud Arbery case will stand trial on all charges

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#BREAKING : YouTuber Jake Paul has been charged with criminal trespassing and unlawful assembly after video shows him alongside looters in Scottsdale. STORY: #abc15 

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An autopsy has found that Manuel Ellis, a black man who died in police custody in March in Tacoma, Washington, was killed as a result of oxygen deprivation and the physical restraint used in his arrest

Little-known-detail that I just learned from @NickKristof ⁩‘s column: In Tiananmen Square, when Chinese troops opened fire on their own people, they were roundly condemned. But there was one man who praised the crackdown: Donald Trump.

This teen shared 16 lessons his mother taught him to survive as a Black man in America

LOOK: The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) report found guns of the same serial number reappearing in crime scenes of drug war killings, suggesting that Philippine police planted evidence of guns. | via @liannami 

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Seems like some in the military, now openly being encouraged by respected former commanders, have decided they will not takeover America for President Trump. A possible tipping point. Certainly would have been, had it gone the other way.


Scoops of the Week

BREAKING: An independent autopsy ordered by George Floyd's family finds he was killed by "homicide caused by asphyxia due to neck and back compression that led to a lack of blood flow to the brain," according to early findings from the examination.

Today Trump declared war on the people of the United States, threatening states that if the did not request federal troops in their states, the troops would be deployed forcibly. That’s illegal, and it would invoke a civil war.

Trump is hiding in an underground bunker rn. No joke.

Breaking: Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer just announced every single officers' body camera was NOT ACTIVATED during the shooting last night that resulted in DavidMcAtee’s death. Not one.

BREAKING: The 3 other officers involved in #GeorgeFloyd 's killing will be charged with aiding and abetting murder, reports the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Derek Chauvin's charge will be elevated to second-degree murder.

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A truck driver who drove into Minneapolis protesters has been released from jail without criminal charges. The governor said the driver was "frustrated" when he drove onto the highway, just before it was closed to traffic. No protesters were injured.

We’re drowning in videos of police abuse: cops cars running over protestors, an officer shoving a petite woman so hard she had a seizure, cops shooting rubber bullets at reporters on live TV. It’s clear who is escalating violence.

Amazing scene unfolding in Flint, Twp, Michigan. Genesee County Sheriff Chris Swanson has joined protesters in a peaceful march. Read More: @MichStatePolice  @gretchenwhitmer