• NJ Superintendent Says He Has ‘No Problem’ With Racist Teachers
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    Parents in a New Jersey school district began calling for the resignation of an interim superintendent after he allegedly said he doesn’t mind racist teachers. In fall 2019, Montclair Public Schools’ interim superintendent Nathan Parker attended a meeting of the Montclair NAACP. According to Montclair Local, several attendees, and by his… Read more »
  • CA Governor Gavin Newsom Must Release More People From Prison To Avert A Public Health Disaster
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    Governor Gavin Newsom granted 21 commutations and five pardons on Friday, March 27th, following a day-long campaign of public pressure organized by Californians United for a Responsible Budget (CURB), California Coalition for Women Prisoners (CCWP) and Release Aging People in Prison (RAPP.) Launched on Twitter, the #LetThemGo and #ClemencyCoastToCoast campaigns demand that Newsom and New York Governor… Read more »
  • Georgia Authorities: Man Sought After 3 Killed, Child Taken
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    (Bibb County Sheriff’s Office) MACON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia are searching for a man accused of fatally shooting three people in his child’s mother’s family, and then leaving with the child. Caesar Zamien Lamar Crockett Jr., 29, is wanted on three counts of murder and one count of… Read more »
  • April Ryan Working From Home Due To COVID-19 Health Risk Concern
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    April Ryan is playing it safe amid the coronavirus pandemic by practicing self-isolation and working from home. With her absence at the White House press briefings as of late, the veteran reporter wasn’t there when President Donald Trump lashed out at Yamiche Alcindor of the “PBS NewsHour” on Sunday. Instead, Ryan revealed to Journal-isms that she has been supporting… Read more »
  • Barack Obama Takes Aim At Donald Trump’s Response To Coronavirus Pandemic
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    Former President Barack Obama appeared to take aim at President Donald Trump’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, tweeting Tuesday that Americans should “demand better of our government” As of Wednesday morning, there are 188,578 confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. and 3,890 deaths, according to reports. “We’ve seen all too terribly the consequences of those who… Read more »
  • Western Michigan University Student Dies From Coronavirus
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  • Footage Shows Police Force Shutdown Child’s Birthday Party In LA [VIDEO]
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    The LAPD was forced to shut down the birthday party of a one-year-old, saying the raid was “justified” because of the city’s social distancing ordinance. Footage from the incident taken in the Hyde Park area shows a group of around 40 individuals refusing to comply with Mayor Eric Garcetti’s shutdown of the city, Daily Mail reports.… Read more »
  • Pastor Arrested For Violating Rules Amid Virus Outbreak
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    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials have arrested the pastor of a megachurch after detectives say he held two Sunday services with hundreds of people and violated a safer-at-home order in place to limit the spread of the coronavirus. According to jail records, Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne turned himself in to authorities… Read more »
  • NFL Team Owners Vote To Expand Playoffs By Two Teams
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    NFL team owners voted Tuesday to expand the playoffs by one team in each conference for next season. During a conference call to discuss league business after the annual meetings were canceled due to the new coronavirus pandemic, the owners also awarded one of those extra games to CBS and… Read more »
  • US Death Toll From The Virus Eclipses China’s Official Count
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    NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus climbed past 3,500 Tuesday, eclipsing China’s official count, as New York’s mammoth convention center started taking patients to ease the burden on the city’s overwhelmed health system and the tennis center where the U.S. Open is held was being… Read more »