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This is what it's like to be a third generation Palestinian refugee in Lebanon. #WorldRefugeeDay 

After nearly dying from COVID, this pastor is helping the Black community get vaccinated by hosting a vaccine clinic in his church.

This high school graduate was awarded a $40,000 award from her school, but asked her school to instead give it to someone attending community college.

Imagine if technology could make you a target for police because of your gender or skin color?

Is your almond milk habit killing the country's honeybees? Listen to what these traveling beekeepers have to say.

“I feel proud, I feel a sense of accomplishment for the struggle, the strive, for my ancestors.” Here’s how Juneteenth was celebrated across the U.S. after it was made a national holiday.

On #WorldRefugeeDay , Rohingya families are working tirelessly to rebuild their homes months after a fire ripped through Balukhali refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, leaving thousands homeless.

A high school salutatorian in Florida shared the racist experiences she faced at her high school graduation. Rachel Cheng has faced a wave of backlash since her remarks on June 8.

A mural of Breonna Taylor was vandalized days after it was unveiled for her 28th birthday. Video shows 2 people on a motorbike driving over it, leaving skid marks.

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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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BREAKING: The police officer who shot and killed #RayshardBrooks  has been charged with felony murder and aggravated assault. He faces a possible sentence of life without parole for murder.

"Why didn't you stay in Mexico?" A Latino dad was harassed by a white man at a school meeting in Michigan organized to address recent racist incidents in the district.

Viola Fletcher was 7 when a white mob destroyed her all-Black neighborhood in Tulsa and killed 300 Black people. 100 years later, she and other survivors are still demanding justice.

BREAKING: The three men accused of killing #Ahmaud Arbery have been indicted by a grand jury in Georgia and formally charged with 9 counts each, including malice murder and felony murder. Arbery died after being shot while jogging in February.

BREAKING: Cyntoia Brown was just granted clemency from a life sentence in prison for killing a man who bought her for sex when she was 16. She'll be released on parole supervision on August 7.

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BREAKING: Israel confirmed it launched airstrikes on occupied Gaza. The attack comes weeks after Israeli airstrikes in May killed over 250 Palestinians, and hours after Israel allowed a far-right nationalist march in occupied East Jerusalem.

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A Black doctor in Miami who has been testing the homeless for COVID-19 was detained outside his home while he was unloading his van. Police say they thought he was illegally offloading trash.

Police have arrested at least 1,669 people across the U.S. during protests over police brutality, according to an @AP  tally. They have not arrested: 3 of the 4 officers involved in the killing of #GeorgeFloyd . Any officers involved in the killing of #BreonnaTaylor .

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