New York Police Department officers during a rally on May 31, 2020, in New York City. | Justin Heiman/Getty Images A new poll shows a majority of Americans support redirecting funds from police to other services. It’s undeniable that the protests that have swept the country in the month since ...Read More »
Sens. Cory Booker, Kamala Harris, and Chuck Schumer sent a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell critiquing Republicans’ police reform bill. | Tom Williams-Pool/Getty Images They’re now poised to sink the legislation during a vote on Wednesday. Senate Democrats, in a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, have unequivocally rejected ...Read More »
Amanda Northrop/Vox Voters in Kentucky, New York, and Virginia are casting their ballots. There are also two runoffs in Mississippi and North Carolina. Amid a long list of Tuesday primaries and runoffs in Kentucky, New York, Virginia, North Carolina, and Mississippi, progressives are looking to notch some wins. A number ...Read More »
President Donald Trump walks in the rain toward Marine One after stopping to speak to the media on the South Lawn of the White House as he prepares to depart for a Tulsa, Oklahoma, rally on June 20, 2020. | Pete Marovich/Getty Images Trump’s Arizona rally is somehow a worse ...Read More »
Trump is still using racist terms to describe the coronavirus. That has real consequences for Asian Americans.
Supporters of US President Donald Trump react as he concludes speaking at a campaign rally at the BOK Center, June 20, 2020, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. | Win McNamee/Getty Images The president’s rhetoric is seen as fueling a surge in hate incidents toward Asian Americans. In a rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, ...Read More »