“Children deserve to be able to go to school in a safe environment, without having to worry that a basketball jersey could mean deportation.”
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These seminal TV shows uncritically depict Black fathers' often caustic “coaching” to prepare their sons for an inhospitable world. I know, from my own family, that cruelty isn't the way to make a man.
"We need to make sure that vulnerable people aren’t even near the police and if the police want to arrest or detain a vulnerable person, the whole crowd needs to go," Alejandra Pablos told Rewire.News during a recent interview. "They can’t arrest all of us."
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But it's a win for newbie justice Neil Gorsuch, who has made no secret of his belief that companies' desires should trump worker safety.