today in black history

October 26, 2021

Edward W. Brooke, III, the first Black to serve in the U.S. Senate in the 20th century, is born in 1919 in Washington, D.C.

Today in Black America - October 6

POSTED: October 06, 2021, 9:30 am

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The Associated Press

Troubled student loan forgiveness program gets an overhaul

New HUD rule aimed at preventing public housing evictions


In budget turning point, Biden conceding smaller price tag


The Washington Post

Biden says changing filibuster rules to raise debt ceiling is a possibility


Biden summons bank CEOs, other business leaders as debt ceiling showdown with GOP escalates

HHS: Vaccines likely kept 100,000 seniors out of hospitals


The New York Times

F.B.I. Raids N.Y.P.D. Sergeants’ Union Office, Prompting Leader to Quit


Why Democrats See 3 Governor’s Races as a Sea Wall for Fair Elections


Facebook Whistle-Blower Urges Lawmakers to Regulate the Company


USA Today


Overhaul of student loan program to benefit half a million borrowers, some immediately

Haitian migrants seeking asylum in the U.S. deserve better treatment: Bernice A. King

Rodney King's beating incited calls for police reform. 30 years later, LA poll shows work remains to be done
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The Atlanta Journal Constitution

OPINION: Black historic district hits homebuyers like a ton of bricks

The Jolt: Brian Kemp headed to Texas border with nine GOP governors

OPINION: The ‘stop the steal’ Republicans pushing Buckhead City


NJ.com


Police should have been ‘more assertive’ to stop man’s racial harassment campaign in N.J. condo complex, prosecutor says

Biden and Harris endorse Gov. Murphy for re-election

Murphy, Ciattarelli running mates clash on abortion, vaccines, guns in only N.J. Lt. Gov. debate


The Los Angeles Times

How a coast crowded with ships, port gridlock and an anchor may have caused O.C. oil spill

Los Angeles shifts water supplies as drought hammers State Water Project

Editorial: Beyond Bruce’s Beach is the tarnished American dream for Black Americans



The Chicago Sun-Times

‘Mortified’ Foxx accuses Lightfoot of lying about deadly shootout as mayor goes to feds in search of charges county prosecutors won’t bring

Chicago doctor, others deal with COVID denial: ‘You are welcome to leave, but you will be dead before you get to your car’

Cook County commissioners delay vote on replacing Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day




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