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After the killing of George Floyd, district leaders announced they were doubling down on efforts to address social justice and racism in schools and teaching materials. But an organized pushback in the overwhelmingly white community began last year with 

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Democrats and civil rights groups say veteran lawmakers don't need a spreadsheet to know where voters of various races and different parties live in their state

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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., came to Biden's home to talk about the social safety net and environmental measures the Democrats want to pass along with the $1 trillion infrastructure bill

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As rioters atacked police and broke into the Capitol on Jan 6 2020, thousands of miles away, in California, Facebook engineers were racing to tweak internal controls to slow the spread of misinformation and hateful content inciting violence

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While no Republican has won statewide in Virginia in more than a decade, Biden's rough summer, dominated by the messy U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan and a stalled domestic agenda, threatens to undermine McAuliffe's apparent advantages.

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Vice President Kamala Harris, during an event marking the 10th anniversary of the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in DC, praised King as a “prophet” and said the monument “is dedicated to a man who lived among us.”

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The unveiling of Huey Newton's bust comes as Panther alumni, descendants and others gathered to mark the 55th anniversary of a party that has long been both celebrated and vilified.

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Children ages 5 to 11 will soon be able to get a COVID-19 shot at their pediatrician's office, local pharmacy and potentially even their school

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As an American leader, Colin Powell’s credentials were impeccable: He was national security adviser, chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state.

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The students were suspended for five days after a Georgia school principal denied their request to have a demonstration in response to students parading with a Confederate flag

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