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Democrats to introduce legislation to expand Supreme Court...

(USA Today) - Democrats will introduce a bill to expand the Supreme Court from nine to 13 justices, Rep. Mondaire Jones said Wednesday...

More Than Two-Thirds of Students Want Police Out of Schools

(Truth Out) - A new survey of more than 600 middle and high school students across four states finds that 41 percent feel “very unsafe”...

NAACP, others express outrage at pepper-spraying of Black...

(USA Today) - Virginia's governor, attorney general, a congressman and the NAACP expressed outrage at the actions of Windsor police...

More Colleges Say They'll Require Students To Have COVID-19...

(NPR) - Duke University in North Carolina has announced that it will require students to have a COVID-19 vaccine when they return...

Biden Steps Up Federal Efforts to Combat Domestic Extremism

(NYT) - The administration has taken a series of steps to prioritize dealing with white supremacists and militias, especially after...

Many Rural Remote Learners Are Receiving Little to No Live...

(Yahoo News) - More students than previously understood may be attending school virtually, survey data released Wednesday by the U.S....

Georgia man receives final paycheck in pile of greasy pennies...

(AP) - A Georgia man said his former employer owed him a pretty penny, $915 to be exact, after leaving his job in November.

Why America’s Great Crime Decline Is Over

(The Atlantic) - Even before the recent mass shootings, violent crime was surging to its highest rate in 30 years. Patrick Sharkey...

'We all know hate when we see it': Warnock rejects FBI...

The Guardian) - Law enforcement officials including the director of the FBI have said the shootings in Atlanta in which eight people...

Secret misconduct records of 83,000 New York cops were...

(Yahoo News) - The disciplinary records of tens of thousands of police officers were made public this month in a push towards transparency...

GOP Texas lawmaker introduces bill to allow death penalty...

(The Hill) - A Republican lawmaker in Texas has introduced a bill that would allow the death penalty for women who have abortions.

Guns Are a Threat to the Body Politic

(The Atlantic) - America must regulate guns not only to protect life, but to protect its citizens’ equal freedoms to speak, assemble,...