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Colin Powell, military leader and first Black US secretary of state, dies after complications from Covid-19 In sad news “General Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, passed away this morning due to complications from Covid 19,” the Powell family wrote on Facebook “We have lost a remarkable […]

Black women file class action against Metropolitan Police Department A group of Black women filed a class-action lawsuit against D.C.’s police department. The 208-page suit details multiple allegations of racial and sexual discrimination, including racist remarks made by officers and unwanted sexual advances, and argues that the department engages in “repeated, coordinated and relentless retaliation […]

The Buzz: Darnella Frazier, the young woman who recorded the George Floyd incident receives a prestigious award. Remember the young girl Darnella Frazier, she was the 17 year old who took out her cell phone and decided to record the incident that ended up in a man being murdered in front of her eyes. That […]

Another survey from wallet hub and it has named Columbia, MD as the safest city in America. That’s the entire United States. Wallet Hub compared 192 cities, taking into account three criteria: home and community safety, natural disaster risk and financial safety. Howard County Executive Calvin Ball, the county’s fire chief and sheriff all said […]