Corrine Brown

Corrine Brown back in court August 7

Corrine Brown is back in court on August 7 for hearings on motions filed by her lawyer, James Smith.  The motions were filed almost...
Betsy DeVos heads Dept of Ed

Trump Administration Announces Shift in Title IX Enforcement

Zach Winn, Campus Safety Magazine  |  High-ranking officials from the Department of Education and the Department of Justice announced plans to “reorient” the federal...
civil rights enforcement

Under Trump, Federal Agencies Scale Back Civil Rights Enforcement

Decades of vigilant struggles, sacrifices and civil rights legislation enacted in the 1960s won federal promises to ensure that discrimination is illegal and would...
explosion

Fatal Big Bend Power Explosion Shows Just How Deadly Coal Plants Can Be

In Apollo Beach south of Tampa, two workers were killed and four others were critically injured after an explosion at the Big Bend Power...
Trump on civil rights

Trump’s Ugly Mid-Year Report on Civil Rights

Earl Ofari Hutchinson, New America Media  |  "The White House judges nominees on the merits of their character and not on the clients they...
deportation and homeland security

ICE Officers Told to Take Action Against All Undocumented Immigrants Encountered While on Duty

The head of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement unit in charge of deportations has directed his officers to take action against all undocumented immigrants...

BREAKING NEWS: Retrial Date Set in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case

Bill Cosby will face another criminal prosecution. A trial date of November 6 has been set by Montgomery County Judge Steven O’Neill, the District Attorney...
Allison Walker Torres

In Focus with Allison Walker-Torres: Human Trafficking  

Don't Miss This!! Date & Time:  Sunday, July 2 at 11:30 am ET. Guests: Florida State Senator Greg Steube; Founder/Executive Director of Florida Abolitionist, Tomas Lares;...
Fred Price Jr resigns

Megachurch Pastor Resigns Citing ‘Personal Misjudgments’

Megachurch Pastor Fred Price Jr. resigned Sunday citing “personal misjudgments.”
Funders Symposium

Symposium Highlights Community and Response after Pulse Tragedy

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined community and philanthropic leaders at the Contigo Fund’s Orlando Strong: One Year Later - Funders Symposium at the...