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How the sanctuary movement in the US is advocating for immigration reform

ByAcross the US, a number of Lutheran churches have formed a sanctuary movement to support undocumented migrants - and their work has doubled due...

UK election POLL: Would you vote for Nigel Farage's new anti lockdown party Reform UK?

ByBrexit Party leader Nigel Farage and Chairman Richard Tice have applied to the Electoral Commission to change its name to Reform UK. The grassroots eurosceptic...

March on Washington highlights generational divide on police reform

Maya King “To a certain extent, you’ve always got that energy,” explained Cliff Albright, co-founder of Black Voters Matter. Albright argued that the march’s timing...

WHO infighting erupts as France and Germany quit reform talks over 'rude' Trump demands

Officials confirmed both countries had bowed out of meetings, with one source saying it was not acceptable for the United States to take charge...

The Obama-Era Police Reform Biden Can’t Wait to Restart

By this point in Obama’s second term, the Justice Department had issued 13 reports alleging sweeping civil rights violations by police forces in major...

House passes sweeping police reform bill

The bill would crack down on excessive police force and ban chokeholds, enforce national transparency standards and push accountability for officer misconduct with a...

‘It’s a nice hashtag’: Chicago’s Lightfoot pushes police reform, not defunding

“Defund the police” is a “nice hashtag,” Lightfoot said, but it ignores how reform works, will hurt efforts to diversify the force, and goes...

Senate Democrats weigh shutting down GOP police reform plan

“A lot of this is determined by whether McConnell wants to ram this through or whether he wants to have an actual debate,” said...

McConnell announces Senate will take up police reform next week

“Our Democratic friends — if they want to make a law and not just try to make a point, I hope that they’ll join...

House and Senate set for clash on police reform

“Truth be told, if these conversations had started in the very beginning, I think my answer would be much more affirmative,” Rep. Dean Phillips...

Trump says he’s finalizing executive order on police reform

“We’re not defunding police. If anything we’re going the other route,” Trump said. “We’re going to make sure our police are well trained, perfectly...

Dems locking down votes on police reform

“What we saw in Minnesota — the slow, torturous murder of George Floyd by a uniformed officer — was an outrage and a tragedy....

McConnell taps Tim Scott to lead Senate’s police reform plan

McConnell’s pronouncement comes amid encouraging signs for advocates of police reform. White House chief of staff Mark Meadows met with Scott later Tuesday to...

Trump wants police reform ‘sooner rather than later,’ Meadows says

Police officers clash with protesters in Atlanta during a demonstration over the Minneapolis death of George Floyd while in police custody. | Elijah Nouvelage/Getty...

Republicans eye police reform — and search for Trump's blessing

But Scott said he’s on a “separate track” from the White House. And other Republicans said Tuesday afternoon that Trump himself is not yet...

‘Black Americans want to stop being killed’: Democrats unveil sweeping police reform bill

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said he plans to call the House back as soon as the bill is ready for a vote,...

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The secretive consulting firm that’s become Biden’s Cabinet in waiting

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