Tag: laws

Clinton to Call for An End to Sentencing Disparities

Presidential hopeful to visit Atlanta on Friday

Obama: Police ‘Scapegoated’ for Society’s Fails

President also argued for fairer sentencing laws

Ala. Closes 31 DMVs in State Despite Voter ID Law

Move disproportionately affects people of color

Trial for Most Strict Voter ID Law Begins

NC's discriminatory voter ID law is on trial

Missouri Cops Stop Blacks at Alarming Rate

Blacks are 73% more likely to be pulled over by police

MD. Lawmakers Push for Police Reform

Push for change comes in response to death of Freddie Gray

Natural Hair Care Bill Passes in Oregon

Oregon law currently prohibits natural hair care stylists from performing braids, cornrows, twists, locks and other similar styles outside their homes without having a full ...

NAACP Opposes New York’s Soda Ban

NAACP joins the fight to block the New York soda-ban, citing that the new law disproportionately hurts minority-owned businesses.