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  • Video: Wanda Sykes urging Virginia residents to VOTE!!!

    The outcome of the Virginia Governor’s race is sure to be a crucial one in the wake of the “Unite the Right” white supremacist rally that descended upon Charlottesville in August, leaving one person dead and up to 19 others injured. Comedic actress Wanda Sykes is joining forces with fellow actor John Leguizamo and the New Virginia...
  • 2 Tennessee towns brace for white nationalist rallies, counter-protests

    Two Middle Tennessee communities, fearful of a repeat of this summer’s violent clashes in Charlottesville, were bracing for possible confrontations Saturday between white nationalist groups and counter-demonstrators at a pair of White Lives Matter rallies. In Murfreesboro, wary business leaders boarded up windows downtown while locals turned out for...
  • Boston College Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest Racist Incidents

    BOSTON (CBS) – Hundreds of students at Boston College walked out of classes Wednesday to protest what they perceive as a lack of action by the administration after racist incidents on campus. — @Lisa Gresci (@Lisa_Gresci) Two Black Lives Matter posters in a residence hall were defaced recently. The...
  • Dolphins rally from 17-point deficit to stun Falcons 20-17

    ATLANTA (AP) — Jay Cutler threw a pair of touchdown passes, Cody Parkey kicked a pair of field goals and the Miami Dolphins rallied from a 17-0 halftime deficit to stun the Atlanta Falcons 20-17 on Sunday. Matt Ryan had another crucial interception with the Falcons in position to...
  • EDITORIAL: RACE RELATIONS 2017: Where do we go from here?

    In the wake of the heavy racially charged tumult taking place throughout America, one can only wonder what the future holds in store for such a divided country. In response to the use of vulgarities by President Trump during a rally in Alabama on Friday, NFL owners and players...
  • Black Lives Matter backers speak at Trump rally

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on the rallies and protests in Washington on Saturday (all times local): 8:25 p.m. A day of competing protests in Washington unexpectedly included a group of Black Lives Matter activists who appeared near the stage of a rally intended to support President Donald Trump....
  • Bond denied for suspect in Charlottesville white supremacist rally!

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – A Georgia man charged in the beating of a black man in Charlottesville, Virginia, on the day of a white nationalist rally is being held without bond until he can meet with his attorney. The Daily Progress reports 33-year-old Alex Michael Ramos was appointed a local...
  • Man suspected of firing gun at Charlottesville rally arrested

    A man suspected of firing a gun toward counterprotesters during the violent clashes earlier this month in Charlottesville, Va., has reportedly been arrested. Richard Wilson Preston has been charged with discharging a firearm within 1,000 feet of a school, CNN reported. He was reportedly seen in a video recorded...
  • Phoenix police chief: City to deploy ‘maximum staffing’ at Trump rally

    PHOENIX – Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams attempted to assuage concerns about public safety at President Trump’s planned rally Tuesday in Phoenix, assuring citizens that the department is “well prepared” for the visit. In a statement issued Thursday, Williams promised “maximum staffing” at the event and noted Phoenix’s partnerships...