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Congressional Hearing On Slavery Reparations Set For Wednesday

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A proposal to create a commission to study reparations for African-Americans comes as the presidential election season is kicking into gear. Some Democratic hopefuls support reparations.
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House Democrats, With Pelosi's Support, Will Consider a Commission on Reparations

House Democrats, With Pelosi's Support, Will Consider a Commission on Reparations

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A bill backed by nearly 60 House Democrats would create a panel to develop proposals and a “national apology” to repair the lingering effects of slavery.
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Here are the 4 Republicans who voted in the House to condemn Trump's 'racist...

Here are the 4 Republicans who voted in the House to condemn Trump's 'racist comments'

The US House of Representatives voted Tuesday afternoon on a resolution to condemn US President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four Democratic congresswomen. Four... Read more ...

Twitter says Trump's racist tweets aren't a violation of its new policies

Twitter says Trump's racist tweets aren't a violation of its new policies

President Donald Trump directly targeted a group of four Congresswomen in a series of statements published to Twitter on Sunday. The president's tweets were targeted at four... Read more ...

House thrown into chaos after Pelosi decries Trump's 'racist' tweets on floor

House thrown into chaos after Pelosi decries Trump's 'racist' tweets on floor

Action on a House resolution condemning President Donald Trump's controversial tweets ground to a halt on Tuesday after Republicans objected to Speaker Nancy Pelosi calling the... Read more ...

Judge Orders Roger Stone to Quit Posting During Case

Judge Orders Roger Stone to Quit Posting During Case

No more Instagram for Roger Stone. Facebook and Twitter are out, too. A federal judge barred Stone from posting on social media Tuesday after finding that the longtime... Read more ...

CNN faces backlash after interviewing white nationalist Richard Spencer...

CNN faces backlash after interviewing white nationalist Richard Spencer about Trump's racist tweets

CNN sparked heavy criticism on social media on Tuesday after interviewing a prominent white nationalist, Richard Spencer, about Trump's racist tweets from the weekend. Spencer... Read more ...

Federal Law Says 'Go Back To Where You Came From' Counts As Discrimination

Federal Law Says 'Go Back To Where You Came From' Counts As Discrimination

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission cites the phrase President Trump recently used against four congresswomen as workplace harassment. Read more ...

Opinion: Report On Racism, But Ditch The Labels

Opinion: Report On Racism, But Ditch The Labels

I understand the moral outrage behind wanting to call the president's tweets racist. But I disagree. (Image credit: Oliver Contreras/Getty Images) Read more ...

Trump: 'Those Tweets Were NOT Racist'

Trump: 'Those Tweets Were NOT Racist'

President Trump is keeping the controversy over his criticism of four progressive lawmakers in the spotlight. In new tweets Tuesday, the president pushed back against critics... Read more ...

Facebook's cryptocurrency plans hit a bipartisan wall of suspicion from US...

Facebook's cryptocurrency plans hit a bipartisan wall of suspicion from US lawmakers: Why should anyone trust Facebook?

Facebook's cryptocurrency chief David Marcus testified before a Senate committee on Tuesday. Skeptical senators wanted to know why they should trust Facebook to build a digital... Read more ...

Democrat Introduces Articles of Impeachment

Democrat Introduces Articles of Impeachment

Texas Rep. Al Green has introduced articles of impeachment against President Trump, potentially forcing a vote this week on whether to remove the president from office, the AP... Read more ...