Indiana: How a Diverse Coalition in a Red State Ended Anti-CRT Legislation

CNN — Parents and teachers were shocked after an Indiana state senator introduced a bill requiring teachers to remain neutral when teaching about Nazism. And in less than two days, a coalition to defeat the bill was born. “Within 36 hours, we had organized more than a dozen community members and partners to testify against … Read more

The 2020 census undercounted Latinos, blacks and Native Americans

CNN — Latino, black and Native American populations were significantly undercounted in the 2020 census, officials said Thursday. The undercount rate for the Latino population was more than three times the rate for this group in 2010, according to census estimates. Overall, officials estimate that 0.24% of the country’s population, or about 782,000 people, were … Read more

Ahmaud Arbery murder: Jury in federal hate crimes trial excused after first day of deliberations

CNN — After deliberating for a little more than two and a half hours, the jury in the federal hate crimes trial of the three men convicted of murdering Ahmaud Arbery was excused for the day Monday. Deliberation will resume at 9 am Tuesday on whether the men committed the crime because of the color … Read more