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    Updated on Jun 12, 2020. Posted on Jun 5, 2020

    Happy Birthday, Breonna Taylor

    Today would have been EMT Breonna Taylor’s 27th birthday. We talk to writer and editor Morgan Jerkins about Breonna Taylor’s case and the ways that Black women are left out of the conversation on police brutality.

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    The date... June 5! The time... News O'Clock!

    Only a third of the US thinks Trump is doing a good job handling the anti-police brutality protests.

    The Brands have been doing the barest of minimum since they discovered racism last week, and we want to “recognize” them for that. We present to you...The News O'Clock Cookie Awards!!!

    And, today would have been EMT Breonna Taylor’s 27th birthday had police not shot her in her apartment on March 13. We talk to writer and editor Morgan Jerkins about Breonna Taylor’s case and the ways that Black women are often left out of the conversation on police brutality.

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