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Stockton University keeps civil rights leader’s legacy alive

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) – Juanita J. High was a teacher in Atlantic City when Fannie Lou Hamer made her famous remarks during the 1964 Democratic National Convention at Boardwalk Hall. “It was a very exciting time,” High said Thursday [...]

The 2018 Race That Could Settle the Democrats’ Civil War

Nati Harnik/AP Photo Politics In a Nebraska swing district, Kara Eastman is running a Brooklyn-style campaign. Can it possibly work? By CHARLIE MAHTESIAN November 03, 2018 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> OMAHA — [...]

Cameroon on Brink of Civil War as English Speakers Recount ‘Unbearable’ Horrors

BUEA, Cameroon — A soldier’s crumpled corpse at a traffic circle. Young men gunned down in their living room while partying. A teenage boy killed by a stray bullet while watching television. Outbursts of gunfire so frequent that [...]

Kavanaugh opponents raise red flags on civil rights record

WASHINGTON (AP) – Brett Kavanaugh emailed his White House colleagues in June 2003 with an alert: The U.S. Supreme Court was about to release opinions on the University of Michigan’s use of race as a factor to admit students. It was [...]

John McCain’s death gives civil rights activists reason to rename Russell building

Civil rights activists have been pushing for decades to remove Richard B. Russell’s name from the original Senate office building in Washington. Sen. John McCain’s death has finally given them the opening to do it. Senate Minority Leader [...]

Malcolm Nance warns Trump is “stoking civil war”

National security expert Malcolm Nance joins us on the UnPresidented podcast more to talk about his newest book, “The Plot to Destroy Democracy: How Putin and His Spies Are Undermining America and Dismantling the West.” The book focuses [...]
GOP civil war in Ohio threatens another special election loss
Republicans’ latest special election headache is unfolding in central Ohio, where a chaotic primary has divided the party and stoked fears of losing another seat in Donald Trump territory to Democrats. The race pits the two [...]
Fight Over Values Risks a ‘European Civil War,’ Macron Says
“We need a sovereignty stronger than our own,” he said. The French president also sought to remind those like himself, just 40 years old, who had no memories of World War II and few of the Cold War, that the European Union was intended [...]
Democrats’ civil war flares after Lamb’s upset win
Conor Lamb’s triumph in Trump country is being heralded by conservative Democrats as a major victory in their ongoing turf battle with the far left — and an object lesson on the kind of candidates the party needs to promote [...]
Trump’s VA Is Purging Civil Servants
This article is being co-published by ProPublica. Last June, President Donald Trump fulfilled a campaign promise by signing a bipartisan bill to make it easier to fire employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs. The law, a rare rollback [...]