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Coral Gables, Florida - May 30, 2020: Police kneeling along side out of view protesters during protest for George Floyd

What Is the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act?

As former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter in April, attention has shifted to focus on the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. Introduced during last year’s Congress session, the George Floyd Justice in Policing…

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Anti-Trans Sports Bills Emerging Around the U.S.

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Inmates Charged with Police Assault at Risk of Prison Abuse

Hundreds gather in Love Park in Philadelphia in response to the Trump administrations memo defining gender as an unchangable biological characteristic

Anti-transgender Bills Are Affecting Healthcare Around the U.S.

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Prison Abuse Rampant in U.S. Facilities

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Coral Gables, Florida - May 30, 2020: Police kneeling along side out of view protesters during protest for George Floyd

What Is the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act?

As former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter in April, attention has shifted to focus on the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. Introduced during last year’s Congress session, the George Floyd Justice in Policing…

NEW YORK CITY, USA - JUNE 12, 2020: Crowd of people walk into the light of sunset at a peaceful Black Lives Matter protest march on 14th Street in Manhattan.

Florida Passes Anti-Rioting Legislation with Other States Soon to Follow

Within hours of Governor Ron DeSantis signing the “Combating Public Disorder Act” into law, volunteers for the Black Collective, a non-profit civil rights group, got to work, canvassing, through neighborhoods, alerting people of the new legislation.  The bill, HB1, touted by DeSantis as “the strongest…

Capitol Hill Building in Washington DC with Vintage Filter

Anti-Trans Sports Bills Emerging Around the U.S.

Sports are a universal experience. During the COVID-19 pandemic, sports became even more important as a means to work out frustrations and stay connected with peers and friends. Recently, a highly debated sports-world topic is transgender individuals and their participation on sports teams. So far…

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Warnings Issued About Peloton Treadmill

If you are looking for a way to exercise at home, Peloton is likely on your radar. With nearly $4 billion in earnings expected by the end of this year, the fitness company is wildly popular and has millions of members using its app, bike,…

Little premature born child through hospital crib

Florida Birth Injury Program Investigation

Children change every aspect of a parent’s life, and for many, it’s a welcome experience. Parents plan and prepare for the arrival of their little one, but something no one can truly prepare for is their newborn being injured during birth. If a birth injury…

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Interference with Right to Vote? Amazon Workers Vote No to Union

Despite the endorsement of several heavy hitters, a chapter of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store (RWDS) Union will not be coming to the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama after all.  Earlier this month, Amazon employees voted against unionizing by a 1,798 to 738 margin.…

Silhouette of barbed wires and watchtower of prison, at sunset

Inmates Charged with Police Assault at Risk of Prison Abuse

Abuse is all too common in U.S. jails and prisons, with both inmates and correctional officers physically, sexually, and psychologically assaulting inmates. Certain populations face a greater risk of prison abuse, including those who are young or appear weak, have a mental illness or physical…

Hundreds gather in Love Park in Philadelphia in response to the Trump administrations memo defining gender as an unchangable biological characteristic

Anti-transgender Bills Are Affecting Healthcare Around the U.S.

Multiple states are introducing bills that restrict or prohibit health care related to transgender individuals. According to the Williams Institute, approximately 1.6 million Americans identify as transgender. While the Supreme Court ruled in 2020 that it was sex discrimination and against federal law to fire…

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