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At age 68, the former Black Panther has served nearly 50 years, but New York’s first Black attorney general won’t release him.

DOJ Investigates Killing of Ahmaud Arbery as Federal Hate Crime

Posted by Shani Saxon on May 26, 2020 4:20PM EDT
S. Lee Merritt, an attorney for Arbery’s family, confirmed to CNN that the DOJ is exploring hate crime charges against the White men responsible for the shooting death of the 25-year-old Black man.

Black Man Dies After Telling Minneapolis Police 'I Can't Breathe'

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on May 26, 2020 1:40PM EDT
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is reviewing the death, which is tragically reminiscent of the 2014 death of Eric Garner in New York City.

Why Families and Advocates of the Incarcerated Are Scared to Death

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on May 25, 2020 12:00PM EDT
During the pandemic and with more than 2.3 million in detention, the carceral ecosystem threatens those on the inside and outside alike.