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U.S. Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that draws Democratic rebukes

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans unveiled a police reform bill Wednesday that takes a markedly different approach to police reform efforts backed by congressional Democrats.The...

Lawmakers: Trump’s environmental rollbacks threaten minority communities

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is suspending key environmental reviews during the pandemic and critics warn the move could further harm poor and minority...

ACLU Florida condemns excessive force; urges law enforcement to refrain from...

In a stern letter to sheriffs and prosecutors, The ACLU Florida wrote Thursday that law enforcement is “using excessive and unnecessary force against protesters through...

George Floyd’s brother: ‘Make sure that he is more than another...

WASHINGTON — George Floyd’s younger brother, Philonise Floyd, pleaded with lawmakers on Capitol Hill Wednesday to ensure that his brother didn’t die in vain.“I...

Florida NAACP chapter leaders speak out: ‘We don’t want black lives...

In the wake of recent killings of black people by police, and the protests, outrage and pain that followed, conversations about police reform are...

Attorney Benjamin Crump: Following Thurgood Marshall’s path and taking on today’s...

Ben Crump was 10 years old in 1978 and living on the “wrong side of the tracks’’ in Lumberton, NC when he discovered how...

Florida Senate President Bill Galvano rejects special session proposal on police...

Senate President Bill Galvano turned down a request Tuesday to call a special session for police reforms following the death of George Floyd and...

Our Gov is hiding in the Mansion trying to figure out...

The American Empire is disintegrating before our very eyes, but what the hell?This is Florida: The beaches are open, baby!Still, a little guidance, some...

State senator calls for special session on police reform: ‘Innocent lives...

Amid heightened tension over police brutality, a state lawmaker has proposed calling the Florida Legislature into special session to consider needed reforms, including requiring...

Florida is sending its National Guard to police the streets of...

Florida will send 500 National Guard members to Washington to participate in President Trump’s militarization of protest control efforts there, Gov. Ron DeSantis said...

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