This Week in White Supremacy: Special Edition #4

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First, the Good News

  • Biden condemns racism toward Asian Americans. It’s a start. – Vox
  • Fauci says vaccine should be prioritized to people of color. | The Sacramento Bee
  • In pilot program, Maryland lawmakers to give extra scrutiny to racial equity in criminal justice legislation – Baltimore Sun
  • Justice Dept. drops suit accusing Yale of bias against Asian and White applicants – The Washington Post
  • Ibrahim on Twitter: “Nine parents deported by the Trump administration landed back into the U.S. Wednesday to reunite with children they had not seen in a year and a half. Some of the children were at the airport to greet them, including David Xol’s 9-year-old son Byron.” / Twitter
  • Jeremy Lin Becomes First Asian American With Signature Shoe – AsAmNews

News Related to White Supremacy

  • Jamaal Bowman on Twitter: “White supremacy isn’t theoretical. There are actual people, practices, organizations, and policies that uphold them. Dismantle all of it.” / Twitter
  • ICE Deports Survivor Of El Paso Walmart Mass Shooting
  • Inside Trump and Barr’s Last-Minute Killing Spree — ProPublica
  • In Los Angeles, the Virus Is Pummeling Those Who Can Least Afford to Fall Ill – The New York Times
  • Florida’s protest bill raises concerns about unequal treatment of left- and right-wing activists – The Washington Post
  • ADL Finds Domestic Extremist Murders in 2020 Overwhelmingly Linked to Far-Right Extremists | Anti-Defamation League

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