This Week in White Supremacy: Week 24

What the Supreme Court doesn’t get about racism. New York Times A Sacramento hospital parted ways with a nurse after she wrote on Facebook that Stephon Clark — an unarmed black man who was shot dead by police — “deserved it.” @yourrightscamp White House: Stephon Clark shooting probe best left ‘to local authorities’. The Hill […]
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César Chávez, Dolores Huerta, Larry Itliong

This Saturday, March 31, is César E. Chávez National Holiday and César Chávez Day in California, an official state holiday. 2018 also marks the 25th anniversary of César Chávez’s passing. The American labor leader and civil rights activist helped spark and lead a movement in the 1960s and 1970s to empower farmworkers in California and […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 23

On Thursday of last week, on the second day of Spring, we learned that Trump was moving ever forward in his desire to be just like the dictators he so admires. He hired lawyers who are not adept at criminal legal defense but who can go on State TV AKA Fox News and peddle their […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 22

The 22-year-old black man fatally shot by Sacramento police in his own backyard was carrying a cell phone. Sacramento Bee Tweet by Kumar Rao. @KumarRaoNYC Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says ‘Konnichiwa’ after hearing story about WWII Japanese internment. CNN White writer blames ‘Black Panther’s’ success for ruining other movies. Essence An IHOP restaurant in Maine […]
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Want to Help Save Our Fragile Democracy? Join a National Call on Thursday, March 22.

The Equal Justice Society is part of this coalition. We’d like to invite your organization to join a call Thursday March 22nd at 1:30pm EST to hear an update on ongoing work to defend our democracy and the efforts to get to the truth about the Trump campaign’s potential illegal activity during the 2016 campaign […]
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