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1955 warrant in Emmett Till case found, family seeks arrest

By Jay Reeves and Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press A team searching a Mississippi courthouse basement for evidence about the lynching of Black teenager Emmett...

National NAACP Lynches Its Own

By Dr. John E. Warren, Publisher A “lynching” has been defined as the illegal killing of a person or persons without due process of law....

Roe v Wade, Voter Suppression, and “We” The Voters

We should not get overwhelmed with the magnitude of the attacks but rather understand and remember that our votes represent the solutions to preserving...

Biden signs bill making lynching a federal hate crime

Biden signs bill making lynching a federal hate crime By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents typically say a few words before they turn...

What America’s voting rights activists can learn from past movements for civil rights

By Anthony Siracusa, University of Colorado Boulder, The Conversation With Congress failing to pass new voting rights legislation, it’s worth remembering that throughout U.S. history,...