Tag : Discrimination

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In Georgia, Republicans Take Aim at Role of Black Churches in Elections

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SAVANNAH, Ga. — Sundays are always special at the St. Philip Monumental A.M.E. church. But in October, the pews are often more packed, the sermon...
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Justice Dept. Backs Away From Trump Era but Is Still Expected to Test Garland

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WASHINGTON — As Judge Merrick B. Garland prepares to take over the Justice Department, officials have already begun to reverse Trump-era policies denounced by Democrats...
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The Brewing Voting Rights Clash

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The 2020 election was a wild one. And under the strange circumstances, Republicans wound up turning against one another on an issue that tends to...
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A Supreme Court Test for What’s Left of the Voting Rights Act

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But Paul M. Smith, a lawyer with the Campaign Legal Center, which submitted a brief supporting the challengers, said lower courts had worked out a...