Betsy DeVos’ Legacy: Transforming How The Education Department Treats Civil Rights

The Education Department has been slow to investigate complaints of discrimination related to COVID-19, HuffPost has learned. Employees say it’s part of a pattern of disorganization that has emerged under Trump. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture … Read more…

Topic Acquires North American Rights to Season 2 of Nordic Thriller ‘Arctic Circle’ (EXCLUSIVE)

First Look Media’s niche streaming service Topic has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights to the second season of the Nordic thriller “Arctic Circle,” which just started shooting in the icy wilderness of Lapland. Lagardère Studios Distribution, which was recently acquired … Read more…

Late Civil Rights Icon John Lewis’s Former County Divinely Flips Georgia Blue

Source: Jessica McGowan / Getty Former House Representative John Lewis may have passed, but it’s clear his spirit lives on after his former county helped deal a devastating blow to current sitting President, Donald Trump‘s campaign. On Friday (Nov 6) … Read more…

Glass Half Full Media Takes U.S. Rights to Venice Competition Film ‘The Macaluso Sisters’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jeff Lipsky’s Glass Half Full Media has acquired all U.S. rights for Emma Dante’s “The Macaluso Sisters,” which world premiered in competition at this year’s Venice Film Festival. Represented in international markets by Charades, the movie is also being featured … Read more…

Abortion Rights Group Calls For Dianne Feinstein To Lose Senate Judiciary Post

The California Democrat was swiftly criticized this week for praising GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham for his running of the Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

What Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court Confirmation Would Mean for Reproductive Rights

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Sony Pictures Television Global Drama Titles to Be Represented by Eccho Rights – Mipcom Roundup

Eccho represents Sony Pictures Television titles; ViacomCBS commissions Artemesia Gentileschi series; Channel 4 revives “Changing Rooms”; and Cake sells “Tish Tash.” Sweden-based global distributor Eccho Rights has agreed an exclusive representation deal with Sony Pictures Television that includes 15 titles … Read more…

Democrats’ Court-Packing Plans: A Threat To Your Rights? – Steve Forbes | What’s Ahead | Forbes

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Fought For Women’s Rights — Honor Her By Voting in November

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg grew up at a time when women were barred from many colleges, careers, financial independence and making their own reproductive choices. We can’t turn back the clock. Hollywood Life BEST DEAL UPDATE: Receive Free … Read more…

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death brings new uncertainty to the battle over voting rights in 2020

The vacancy left by the Supreme Court justice comes at a critical point in a campaign already defined by hundreds of lawsuits over voting rules. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Sherrilyn Ifill – The Ongoing Fight For Civil Rights | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Race in America: Civil Rights and Social Justice with NAACP President Derrick Johnson (Full Stream)

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WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 16, 2020: Breonna Taylor Update — Ex-Felon Voting Rights — National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

Update: Continue to Say Her Name, Breonna Taylor What We Need To Know: Six months after the March 13th shooting death of 26-year-old EMT Breonna Taylor in her home by Louisville, Kentucky police, her family has settled a civil lawsuit … Read more…

UN rights chief urges Russia to probe suspected poisoning of Alexei Navalny

The top UN human rights chief called Tuesday on Moscow to conduct or cooperate with a full independent investigation into Germany’s “unequivocal proof” that Russian dissident Alexei Navalny was poisoned with a Soviet-era nerve agent. “It is incumbent on the … Read more…

Speedo looks into report of human rights violations at Indian partner Page

​Speedo International will investigate a report of possible human rights violations by its Indian partner Page Industries, which Norway’s wealth fund dropped from its portfolio this week, the UK swimwear maker said. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop … Read more…

Kinology Acquires International Rights for Aino Suni’s ‘A Girl’s Room’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Paris-based Kinology has acquired world rights for Finnish director Aino Suni’s psychological thriller “A Girl’s Room.” Cannes-based Adastra Films is teaming on the project with Hamburg shingle and “System Crasher” producer Oma Inge Film and Helsinki-based Made. Suni’s feature debut … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: Voting and civil rights experts talk about voting safely during COVID-19 pandemic

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Supreme Court conservatives reportedly don't trust John Roberts for a 5th vote on gun rights cases

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts' liberal streak reportedly has his fellow conservatives worried.Roberts, once a reliable conservative vote, has recently sided with the court's liberals to give them a majority in several recent cases. That, combined with internal discussions … Read more…

The Legacy Of Civil Rights Icon John Lewis In The Words Of A Fellow Andrew Young | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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Nordstrom sets ambitious new sustainability and human rights goals for 2025

The department store operator published its 2019 “Sharing Our Progress” report on corporate responsibility on Monday, announcing a range of new goals for 2025, focused on sustainability, human rights and philanthropy. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop New … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 20, 2020: Remembering Civil Rights Icons — Coronavirus Update — Strike For Black Lives

1. Thanks Are Not Enough, Congressman Lewis — We Owe You So Much More What You Need To Know: Just about every quote has been posted — along with every photo and video of the late great Congressman John Lewis. … Read more…

In race to bring vaccine to market, big pharma struggles to protect its intellectual property rights

The World Health Organization this week said 21 candidate vaccines are in clinical trials at the moment, meaning they are being tested on human volunteers. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

These charts show how economic progress has stalled for Black Americans since the Civil Rights era

The typical Black American family is virtually no closer to equal footing with its White peers in terms of income and wealth than it was 50 years ago, when Civil Rights-era reforms were enacted to expand opportunity and limit outright … Read more…

India’s Siddharth Roy Kapur Nabs Rights to William Dalrymple Colonialism Novel ‘The Anarchy’

Prolific Indian producer Siddharth Roy Kapur has acquired audio-visual rights to author and historian William Dalrymple’s bestselling novel on colonialism “The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company.” Set during 1599 to 1802, “The Anarchy” traces the ascent … Read more…

KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: SCOTUS, Trump Collide Over Transgender Rights

What The Health? · SCOTUS, Trump Collide Over Transgender Rights Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News @jrovner Read Julie's Stories Anna Edney Bloomberg @annaedney Read Anna's Stories Tami Luhby CNN @luhby … Read more…

Ruling on LGBTQ rights once again reveals precarious nature of Supreme Court’s conservative majority

During their short time on the high court, the two conservatives have shown they are willing to tangle with doctrinaire conservatism – and each other.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Supreme Court Says LGBTQ Employees Are Protected By Civil Rights Employment Statutes

While Title VII bars discrimination on the basis of “race, color, national origin, sex, and religion,” the original bill didn’t define “sex” as a term. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…

Op-ed: U.S. and European tensions jeopardize 75 years of democracy, open markets and individual rights

Tensions aren’t new in transatlantic relations. The reason to act more decisively now is the historic moment, a new era of major power competition that will define the years ahead. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ … Read more…

The Rich History of Black Roller Skating Rinks—and Their Civil Rights Legacy

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/Photos Getty United Skates, a 2019 documentary film highlighting the history of black roller skating rinks, opens with a shot that is all-too-prescient for this summer of Black Lives Matter demonstrations: police sirens.  As black families, … Read more…

Emmett Till’s lynching ignited a civil rights movement. Historians say George Floyd’s death could do the same

Many protesting the killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor have invoked the name of Emmett Till, who was lynched in 1955, to demand change.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

The President continues to lean into his strongman approach to Americans exercising constitutional rights

Floyd’s funeral in photos | Follow the protests | First Amendment rights CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Claiming my rights 🧕🏻🏘🏊🏻‍♀ | Caso Cerrado | Telemundo English

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Report: Education Dept. Says Connecticut Policy Allowing Trans Athletes to Compete in Girls Sports Is Civil Rights Violation

(Hartford, Conn.) — A Connecticut policy that allows transgender athletes to compete in girls sports violates the civil rights of female athletes, the U.S. Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights has ruled. The ruling, which was obtained Thursday by The … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — May 26, 2020: Minority Business Grants — Felon Voting Rights — Car Theft Increases

1. Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules What You Need To Know: The law, passed by Republicans and signed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis last year, required that even after serving time for serious crimes, Floridians must … Read more…

NENT Studios U.K. Picks Up Worldwide Rights to New Zealand Fantasy Series ‘The Dead Lands’

Distributor NENT Studios U.K., formerly DRG, has made its first drama acquisition since rebranding, picking up New Zealand fantasy action-adventure series “The Dead Lands.” NENT Studios U.K. acquired the rights to the eight-hour series from New Zealand producer GFC Films, … Read more…

Supreme Court prepares for major decisions on Trump taxes, LGBT rights, immigration and abortion

While the White House and Congress are focused on the next steps in dealing with the coronavirus, decisions from the Supreme Court on DACA, abortion, Trump’s tax records and LGBT worker rights could shape the political landscape for years to … Read more…

Latido Films Nabs World Sales Rights to Annecy’s ‘Len and the Song of the Whales’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Spain’s Latido Films has acquired worldwide sales rights outside Colombia to animated feature production “Len y el canto de las ballenas” (“Len and the Song of the Whales”). To be showcased at the online Annecy Intl. Animation Festival’s  2020 Work … Read more…

Another Inmate Dies In Mississippi Prison After DOJ Opens Civil Rights Investigation

Following a spate of deaths at Mississippi State Penitentiary, the Justice Department opened a civil rights investigation. Now, another death has been added to the list. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Former Kew Media Executive Launches Abacus Media Rights; Lands BBC & HBO Film ‘Superbug’

Jonathan Ford, the former Kew Media Distribution executive vice president of sales, has launched his own distribution company Abacus Media Rights. Ford left Kew Media Distribution before it collapsed earlier this year following months of financial mismanagement at its parent, … Read more…

‘Disney on Broadway’ coronavirus fundraiser has been ‘frozen’ over streaming rights

A fundraising streaming of 2019’s Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway has been canceled after the organizers failed to get the rights. ‘Disney on Broadway’ had been set to air Monday on Broadwaycares.org with proceeds supporting the Broadway Cares/Equity … Read more…

What does internet consent look like in 2020?—Here’s why an online human rights activist says it’s a “democratic issue”

What does internet consent look like in 2020?—Here’s why an online human rights activist says it’s a “democratic issue” Warning: This story discusses the topic of nonconsensual pornography and sexual assault. Facebook has all our data, Russia might have our … Read more…

Civil rights activists clash over 2020 African American voters supporting Trump

Civil rights activist Leo Terrell and Project 21 co-chairman Horace Cooper clashed on “The Ingraham Angle” Wednesday over President Trump’s outreach to African-Americans voters. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Zuckerberg’s speech draws ire from 2020 candidates, civil rights advocates

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg drew fresh ire from Democratic presidential candidates, free speech experts and civil rights advocates, who argued his speech in Washington this week failed to acknowledged the troubles with the tech giant’s practices. Technology BEST DEAL … Read more…

Supreme Court Hearing Arguments In Cases Set To Impact LGBT People’s Workplace Rights | TIME

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Atlanta police video of an officer’s encounter with a longtime civil rights activist | AJC

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ICYMI: Actually Cute Work Bags, Serena Williams’s Sartorial Clapback & Gucci Takes On Reproductive Rights

Sure, we’re all glued to our phones/tablets/laptops/watches that barely tell time, but even the best of us miss out on some important #content from time to time. That’s why, in case you missed it, we’ve rounded up our most popular … Read more…

Must Read: Lanvin Names Bruno Sialelli as Creative Director, Bravado Acquires Epic Rights

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday. Lanvin names Bruno Sialelli as creative director On Monday, Lanvin that announced Bruno Sialelli is taking over as its new creative director. Sialelli joins the French fashion house from Loewe, where he was the … … Read more…

A Star-Studded Soccer Game Was Saudi Arabia’s Latest Attempt to ‘Sportswash’ Rights Abuses. It Didn’t Work

A headed goal from soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo propelled Juventus to 1–0 victory over rivals AC Milan in the Supercoppa Italiana (Italian Super Cup) Wednesday, but the reluctance of the sport’s top players and clubs to speak out against Saudi … Read more…

‘The Briefing Room’: Mark Ruffalo, Billy Ray Cyrus talk voting rights, Trump on campaign trail

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…