Social Justice

IS IT TIME’S UP FOR ROE V. WADE? IF SO, WHAT CAN WE EXPECT?

Anti-abortion believers have been fighting Roe v. Wade since it was decided nearly 50 years ago. We all have our own opinions, but the Supreme Court has held to the Roe ruling primarily to

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NORTH CAROLINA VOTER ID LAW STRUCK DOWN AS DISCRIMINATORY

It’s unconstitutional to make it harder for people of a certain race to vote, even when the intention was partisan instead of racist, a North Carolina superior court has found.

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When an inmate dies in suspicious circumstances, who is to blame?

Johnny Autry Jr., 44, died at Pamlico Correctional Institution in January under suspicious circumstances. In a report, a pathologist at East Carolina University said it was a methamphetamine overdose. His

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Lives were lost in the Afghanistan withdrawal. Is Biden to blame?

There is bipartisan backlash against the Biden administration’s plan to withdraw from Afghanistan. Senator Mitt Romney said he “cannot understand why [withdrawal] has been done with such tragic human cost;

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Should Cuomo’s resignation spell the end of his troubles?

On Aug. 10, New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced that he will resign, effective Aug. 24, in response to allegations that he sexually harassed at least 11 women while on

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Are police officers free and clear when they make deadly mistakes?

On April 11, 2021, 20-year-old Daunte Wright, an unarmed African-American man, was fatally shot by a police officer. She was a 26-year veteran of the force, but she claims to

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The Rise and Fall of Milo Yiannopoulos: Will He Rise Again?

Milo Yiannopoulos came this close to becoming a household name. (Janet Van Ham/HBO via AP) He came close, and for a time perhaps was, but for now even far-right publisher Breitbart News

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No Such Thing as ‘Closure’ In the Jacob Wetterling Case

People keep saying, “Well, at least the Wetterlings have closure…” now that Danny Heinrich has confessed. But there’s no such thing as “closure” in a case like this – a

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