Day: August 28, 2020

DISCOVERIES
HUMAN RIGHTS
MOVIES

A Movie Hollywood Hoped Would Never Get Made

 American Wisper is the true story of the unsolved murders of an African American family. In the summer of 2016, a mother and her three children were found shot to death in their suburban New Jersey home. They were discovered by father and husband Josiah Wisper — a brash businessman who owned bars, restaurants, stores […]

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HEALTH
HUMAN RIGHTS
Top News

Racism May Be As Deadly As Corona Virus

Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, mortality rates and life expectancy are far better for white Americans than they are for Black people during normal, non-pandemic years, according to an analysis published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The analysis, which looked at U.S. mortality statistics back to 1900, finds an additional 1 million […]

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