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Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

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WASHINGTON — Long before the death of George Floyd set off a nationwide uproar over police brutality, before protests erupted in 2014 over the death...
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We Can Find Common Ground on Gay Rights and Religious Liberty

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Last week’s Supreme Court ruling extending employment-discrimination protections to L.G.B.T. Americans — in a 6-to-3 decision, with a conservative justice writing the majority opinion and...
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‘Banking While Black’: How Cashing a Check Can Be a Minefield

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Clarice Middleton shook with fear as she stood on the sidewalk outside a Wells Fargo branch in Atlanta one December morning in 2018. Moments earlier,...
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Activists Who Marched With Dr. King Offer Lessons for Those Marching for George Floyd

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Throughout the past several weeks, as protests over the killing of George Floyd rippled through America’s cities, a 79-year-old retired schoolteacher has spent her days...