Ava DuVernay and Netflix win dismissal of ‘When They See Us’ defamation lawsuit

John E. Reid and Associates filed a lawsuit claiming that the mini-series misrepresented the “Reid Technique,” used in interrogations Ava DuVernay attends the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 09, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) A federal…

Community College Sued For Trying To ‘Reduce The Number Of Black Students’

Students are specifically targeted, according to the lawsuit. A small community college in Kansas is being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union for telling its coaches to recruit more white athletes and for targeting Black prospective students with more scrutiny such as background checks before offering scholarships, according to the lawsuit.

U.S. Senate Is Now Floating the Idea of a “Digital Dollar”

House Democrats scrubbed any mention of a digital dollar from the coronavirus relief bill Tuesday morning. Now, just a few hours later, the U.S. Senate has picked up the ball on a potential U.S. digital currency. According to CoinDesk, S. 3571 introduced by Sherrod Brown, proposes a digitized version of the U.S. dollar. The digital…