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On Monday, President Obama unveiled a series of initiatives to overhaul the criminal justice system. Here’s how the reforms will help Blacks and other people of color.
In his latest push for criminal justice reform, President Barack Obama on Monday will introduce new efforts to rehabilitate the formerly incarcerated, one of which includes banning the checkbox on employment applications that asks if a potential employee has ever been convicted of a crime.
The amount of people is expected to surge when the third open enrollment period for Obamacare kicks off.
While dancing may not be answer in all cases, we wish more officers would make efforts to defuse situations instead of drawing their weapons or escalating tensions.
While addressing the International Association of Chiefs of Police during an appearance in Chicago Tuesday, President Barack Obama declared that law enforcement often gets “scapegoated” for failures in society and the criminal justice system.
Reuters reports that new research shows the number of police officers charged in fatal shootings in 2015 has reached its highest level in a decade.
The proposal was unveiled by House Republicans on Monday night. Under the deal, there would be an increase in military and domestic spending, and the federal borrowing limit would also rise over the next two years.
Echoing the sentiments of activists who have countered the dismissive “All Lives Matter” refrain, Obama reiterated that while all lives do matter, Black communities are under a specific and unique scourge that needs to be addressed.
Ending months of speculation, Vice President Joe Biden announced that he will not be seeking the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination. He was flanked by his wife Jill Biden and accompanied by President Barack Obama.
Fathers in prison facing high debt over unpaid child support payments will have the opportunity to “press pause” with a new program.
Usher may be the reigning King of R&B, but, right now, we’re pretty sure he’s feeling like the King of the World.” The soulful singer…
Conservative website DailyCaller.com grabbed a SnapChat screenshot of Malia Obama standing next to someone who may or may have not been playing the popular college game beer pong.
Obama has made the decision to send 300 troops to Cameroon to assist in the effort to curb the Nigerian militant Islamist group Boko Haram.
Jamaica-bred novelist Marlon James has won the famed Man Booker Prize for Fiction for his book, A Brief History of Seven Killings.