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Duterte Signs Anti-Terror Law in Further Blow to Freedom of Speech Phillipine President Duterte Signs Anti-Terror Law in Further Blow to Freedom of Speech

Pressure Grows for Washington and Cleveland Sports Teams to Change Racist Names

Family of Vanessa Guillén Confirms Remains Found Last Week Belong to Missing Soldier

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"Defunding the police is not simply about withdrawing funding for law enforcement and doing nothing else," says Angela Davis, who says Joe Biden has accepted this "superficial understanding" of the demand. Defunding police must be paired with reinvestment in community, she says.

BREAKING: A Tucson jury has found Scott Warren of @NoMoreDeaths  not guilty of all charges for providing food, water and aid to undocumented migrants in the Sonoran Desert.

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Happening now: Medical students stage die-in outside in NYC protesting the repeal of the Affordable Care Act

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BREAKING: Garrett Rolfe, the former Atlanta police officer who killed Rayshard Brooks in a Wendy's parking lot, is charged with felony murder and aggravated assault. Rolfe’s colleague, Devin Brosnan, is charged with aggravated assault and will become a state witness in the case.

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Dr. says anti-fascist and anarchist protesters protected clergy from white nationalists Friday night: "They saved our lives"

@PriyamvadaGopal : "We have to drop the language of 'clashes,' and even 'riots' and 'communal violence'" when describing Hindu nationalist attacks on Muslims in India. She says there is an uneven distribution of power between these groups and calls it "deep, structural violence."

Happening now: 100+ Police in ND approaching #NoDAPL  frontline resistance camp with multiple MRAPs, sound cannon, armored truck, bulldozer

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