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Systemic racism persists in policing, and we cannot become complacent

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We need more than one guilty verdict to change America

Angela Harrelson, the aunt of George Floyd, speaks at George Floyd Square after the guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial on April 20, 2021, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo: Stephen Maturen/Getty Images


It feels foolish to love a nation that despises you in return

Protesters demanding justice for Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man killed by police near Minneapolis, marched through Center City, Philadelphia, on April 13, 2021.


Stop thanking me for being polite when I’m angry about injustice and focus on the injustice instead

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Your Politics

Apparently, corporate input into politics is okay provided it’s only for the GOP

Sen. Mitch McConnell. Photo: Getty Images


Congress could have—and should have—used this moment as an opportunity to redeem America from its past sins

Protesters holding a banner reading TRUMP IS GUILTY. Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images

The Senate vote

This could have been the first step toward healing the racial divide that exists within this country.


The arc of the moral universe may be long, but the time for justice is now!

President Biden fist bumping Vice President Harris.
President Biden fist bumping Vice President Harris.
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Politics

It’s hard — sometimes deadly — to break up with a bad actor, but we have to

Kevin McCarthy speaking in front of podium.
Kevin McCarthy speaking in front of podium.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images


If you have the chance to snatch up a vaccine, do you take it?

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Big hypocrite energy is still in our Congress. Make it stop.

Supporters wave to outgoing US President Donald Trump as he returns to Florida along the route leading to his Mar-a-Lago estate on January 20, 2021 in West Palm Beach, Florida. Photo: Michael Reaves/Getty Images

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