If a 13-year-old black girl is stabbed to death in Ohio by another 13-year-old girl, that's not a national news story and nobody knows her name. If a cop stops a black girl from being stabbed by a 16-year-old black girl, that's systemic racism.
ANGEL'S BIRTHDAY PANTRY In a Facebook post on Thursday evening, actress Angel Locsin announced that she will be opening a community pantry inspired by the one in Maginhawa for her birthday on Friday (April 23, 2021). 📷: @143redangel
Trudeau repeatedly claims that Canada has some of the "strongest border measures" among peer nations, all while flights from COVID-19 hotspots arrive daily
The thief, who had stolen 182 vials of Covishield vaccine and 440 dosages of Covaxin, has left them at a tea stall outside Jind Civil Lines Police Station. A note saying "Sorry - I did not know it was Corona vaccine" was found inside. #COVID19
By destroying the police, you are ensuring more dead innocent black Americans. It's not about saving black lives. It's about destroying the police, at the cost of black lives.
"It’s time to cut off the gas for Myanmar’s military coup leaders." In partnership with US multinational Chevron and France’s Total, the Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) earns close to $500M annually from exports" to fund the killing of protesters.
Supreme Court rules 6-3 that it’s OK to sentence juvenile offenders to life without parole without finding them incorrigible. Sotomayor, with Breyer and Kagan: "Today, the Court guts Miller v. Alabama and Montgomery v. Louisiana."
NEW: a deep-dive into the situation in India, where a devastating second wave is overwhelming hospitals and crematoriums, eclipsing global records as it goes 250,000 new cases every day, and test positivity is soaring suggesting many are still missed
THE LATEST: A Black D.C. firefighter will be released from prison after the arresting officer was accused of lying about what happened during a traffic stop with evidence revealing the incident was racially motivated. DETAILS:
CNN producer Carolyn Sung was wrongfully arrested by Minnesota state troopers on Tuesday night. This letter from a group of media outlets describes how she was mistreated and held for more than two hours
Myanmar: A Japanese freelance journalist, Yuki Kitazumi, who previously was a reporter for the Tokyo-based Nikkei business daily and now lives in Yangon, "was carried away by a police vehicle near his house on Sunday night," local media reported.