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New developments allege an increased death toll, unused government funds in Flint

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Misrepresentation in data findings and contentions about underused state resources still plague a Michigan city four years after its water crisis.

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Amazon’s next colony: People get ready for Prime gentrification | Think Piece

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Narrowed down from a list of about 20 supplicant cities, the reality of Amazon’s second headquarters in North America, dubbed “HQ2,” boils down to two front runners Montgomery County, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C., and Newark, New Jersey, on the edge of New York City. Now what does that mean?

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Disparities in US immigration policy show Black immigrants face biases

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The experiences and voices of Black immigrants from Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, are largely invisible in the current tumultuous immigration climate of the US. Several key organizations work to fill in erasure by offering services that grant migrants a fighting chance amidst criminalization.

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Land dispute violence in Nigeria comparable to Boko Haram insurgency

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A decades-long feud over land by Islamic herders and Christian farmers in Nigeria has turned increasingly violent.

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Supreme Court’s ruling gives workers authority in collective bargaining, devastates labor unions

During a decline of unions, public sector unions receive a massive blow in their ability to mandate workers to pay fees.

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Reunification of immigrant families still elusive under Trump Administration

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The Trump Administration espouses to operate under a Republican agenda that traditionally celebrates the family, but families are not safe in the current immigration climate.

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Trump’s ‘shithole countries’ statements backfire in lawsuit challenging TPS removal

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Lawsuit filed by Haitian and Salvadoran immigrants given nod to move forward.

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How to get away with ghost guns? 3D printed firearms

Landmark ruling allows for the legal distribution of firearm blueprints online.

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Congressional member continues to question FBI about Black Identity Extremism

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A California congressperson wants to know, what exactly is Black Identity Extremism, and who is being targeted?

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You shall not pass: Travel ban deemed constitutional by US Supreme Court

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On June 26, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled 5-4 in upholding the constitutionality of the long-contested Trump Administration travel ban, in the case of Trump v. Hawaii.

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