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Justice Thurgood Marshall’s wife ‘Cissy’ Marshall dies at 94

By JESSICA GRESKO WASHINGTON (AP) — Cecilia “Cissy” Suyat Marshall, the wife of the late Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall who worked alongside the civil...

For Oprah Winfrey, ‘Sidney’ is an act of love for Poitier

By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer Oprah Winfrey was discussing her profound affection for trailblazing actor Sidney Poitier — a longtime friend and mentor to...

Decades After Brown v. Board, US Schools Still Struggle With Segregation

By Jeff Inglis, The Conversation To take a more in-depth look at the prevalence and nature of contemporary school segregation in the U.S., The Conversation...

Jackson confirmed as first Black female Supreme Court Justice

The Senate confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court on Thursday, April 7, 2022. By MARY CLARE JALONICK and MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press The Senate...

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court hearing is a flashback to how race and crime...

By Margaret M. Russell, Santa Clara University U.S. Sen. James Eastland posed a question to U.S. Supreme Court nominee Thurgood Marshall during his August 1967...