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Confederate memorials persist at Southern military bases, SPLC says

Dozens of symbols celebrating the Confederacy remain at U.S military installations throughout the South, according to a report released Wednesday by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The report noted that an additional 64 memorials had been added to the SPLC’s military section of its Confederate symbol database, adding to the [...]

By |2021-05-26T16:10:46-05:00May 26, 2021|Blackness, Education, Life & Culture, Politics, Race, Story|

Why ending the federal eviction ban could send shockwaves to renters in the South

For Southerners who struggled to pay rent during the recession, a recent federal court ruling could have a devastating effect in a region of the country where eviction rates are already high.  The ruling comes as low-income and working-class families continue to recover from the economic turbulence caused by the [...]

By |2021-05-18T09:39:44-05:00May 7, 2021|Economy, Health, Justice, Politics, Story|
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