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The Port Chicago incident occurred in 1944 when Black Navy ammunition handlers were killed in a violent explosion at the California base.

Today in Black America - May 20

POSTED: May 20, 2022, 8:00 am

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The New York Times

Karine Jean-Pierre’s Unlikely Rise to the White House Lectern

Group Chat Linked to Roger Stone Shows Ties Among Jan. 6 Figures

On Race, Herschel Walker’s Offer of Absolution Divides Georgia Voters

The Associated Press

‘How dare you!‘: Grief, anger from Buffalo victims’ kin

House passes domestic terrorism bill after Buffalo shooting

After Buffalo, civil rights leaders pitch anti-hate plans

USA Today

How a tiny Native American tribe fought the FBI and won

Oklahoma approves nation's strictest anti-abortion law

Jan. 6 committee wants to talk to GOP congressman about Capitol tour

The Baltimore Sun

‘Honored to lead’: Board names Baltimore lawyer Natasha Dartigue as Maryland Public Defender, to serve 6 year term

Calling Baltimore’s violence ‘beyond comprehension,’ Council group orders police response plan by budget time

Federal judge makes some documents public in federal criminal case against Marilyn Mosby

The Los Angeles Times

Hospitalizations rise as virus cases grow in L.A. County

California lawmakers kill plans to ban oil drilling in state-controlled waters

Congress acts to turn segregated ‘Mexican’ school into historic site

The Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia primaries will define a messy November election

Workshop offers clergy ways to protect their congregation during worship

Race, class, partisanship loom large in Cobb cityhood votes

N.J. among 10 states proposing stimulus payments for residents in 2022

New bill named for 10-year-old victim of N.J. crash would require seat belts on school buses

New Jersey needs more people like Wilhelmina Holder | Opinion

The Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago’s top cop has few answers about how an unarmed 13-year-old boy was shot and seriously wounded by a Chicago police officer

‘Shooting like crazy.’ 2 killed, 8 others wounded in Near North Side shooting

CPS restores $24M in funding as alderpersons grill officials over cuts

The Washington Post

Just before Buffalo attack, 15 users joined suspect’s chatroom, says person familiar with review

The angry White populist who paved the way for Trump

Nearly 200 Republicans vote against bill to ease baby formula shortage

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