US Congress passes law making lynching a hate crime

The Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act was among some 200 bills that have been introduced over the past century that have tried to ban lynching in America. Photo: Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Ill., speaks during a news conference about the Emmett Till […]

Ontario: Senior government employee fired for donating $100 to ‘Freedom Convoy’

Details including names, email addresses and postal codes of almost 100,000 donors to the GiveSendGo fundraiser were leaked online. The Canadian government wants to freeze all contributions made via the site via the Emergency Act. 15 February 2022 | Charlie […]

Attica at 50: Marking the deaths of 29 inmates and 10 hostages.

Fifty years after the Attica prison uprising in New York, the families of slain and injured prison guards say they’re still waiting for an apology from the state Photo: FILE — In this Sept. 1971 file photo, Inmates at the […]