People Of Color

Covid-19 Vaccine
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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont said he is sending all of the state’s 35 mobile COVID-19 vaccine vans to Waterbury.

Law enforcement stops a driver.
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A federal judge has granted class-action status to Latinos accusing Suffolk County Police of racial discrimination. This opens the door to additional outside oversight of the department.

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A Connecticut housing organization has released a report that reveals a growing homeownership gap between Black and white Americans.

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Elementary and middle school classrooms in Connecticut will focus more on the history of Indigenous people if lawmakers decide to pass legislation to update the state-mandated curriculum.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, presents Hazel Dukes, president of the New York State chapter of the NAACP, with a cake to celebrate her birthday on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, in New York.
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Governor Andrew Cuomo forged ahead with a normal schedule Wednesday — he led a campaign style rally and publicly received the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at church in Harlem. His actions come amid stronger statements from President Joe Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi about the governor’s political future, and a sexual harassment scandal.