A protestor raises his fist in solidarity with others after arriving at the Lincoln Memorial.
A protestor raises his fist in solidarity with others after arriving at the Lincoln Memorial.

The Endless Call. Demands for racial equity and justice have always been part of the American story.

Demands for racial equity and justice have always been part of the American story.
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Even if charges are dismissed or records expunged, digital records can live on in perpetuity and negatively influence background checks.
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In courtrooms across the country, prosecutors use their largely unchecked power to destroy black lives every day.
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Police fired 34 rounds at 22-year-old Bernardo Palacios-Carbajal in May as he ran away from officers. Prosecutors say he had a gun that he repeatedly dropped and picked up as he ran.
“That guy needs to be fired now," said Matt Taylor, the father of Summer Taylor, the protester who was killed.
They faulted the social network for making policy decisions that undermine civil rights progress.
Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba (D) said it's time to "divorce" the city from the seventh president's legacy of brutality toward Native Americans and enslaved people.
Michael Lofthouse, the CEO of cloud computing firm solid8, was caught on camera berating an Asian family with racial slurs at a California restaurant.
Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler (R), in a tight campaign to keep her seat in November, wrote WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert expressing her disappointment. Players responded by asking her to be removed from ownership.
Civil rights leaders organizing a major advertising boycott of Facebook said they remained unconvinced that the social network is taking enough action against hate speech and disinformation after meeting with Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives on Tuesday.
The Monroe County human rights commissioner said a group of white men pinned him to a tree and beat him after accusing him and his friends of trespassing on private property.
“It does not shock us that despite all the scrutiny from community Phoenix PD continues to respond violently to calls. But, we must all continue to ask for transparency and accountability,” Phoenix City Councilman Carlos Garcia wrote in a Facebook post Sunday.
The tweet was the latest in a string of racially tinged overtures Trump has made to his political base.
“I thought under the cover of darkness our local racists would go out there and do whatever they wanted to do,” the mural organizer said. “But this was literally while there were people there enjoying the mural."
"This random wild, wild, west shoot them up because you can, it’s got to stop. It has to stop," Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms (D) said Sunday, one day after the deadly shooting of Secoriea Turner.
Fourteen drivers knelt ahead of F1's season-opening race.
Ifeoma Ozoma and Aerica Shimizu Banks claim they were underpaid, faced racist comments, and were subject to retaliation for raising complaints. Other women are now coming forward with their own allegations of bias.
A black manager at Facebook is suing the company, along with two other African American applicants, alleging a culture of bias in promotions, evaluations, hiring and recruiting.
Along with the decision, the school's athletic director said he believes the Cowboys coach needs to develop better personal relationships with his players.
Some have used memes to give attention to Breonna Taylor's death, but others question if they’re able to actually spark change.
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