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Racism: Lynching in 2020

Racism: Lynching in 2020

Racism: Lynching in 2020 Letter to The Chronicle by Leah Ralls, President of the Willimantic/Windham NAACP (#2016b)   You may have thought lynching black people had ended. The last recorded instance was 1981 when KKK men lynched 19-year-old Michael Donald, but...

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COMMENTARIES ON RACISM

Will the US ever pay reparations for slavery?

Will the US ever pay reparations for slavery?

The United States has yet to tackle reparations for another glaring injustice: the enslavement of Africans. Though the U.S. apologized for slavery and segregation in 2009, it has never issued redress to the descendants of enslaved people. When it comes to slavery the...

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CALLS TO ACTION!

Save Windham Hospital Maternity Unit

Save Windham Hospital Maternity Unit

Maternity Unit at Windham Hospital Closed by Hartford Healthcare. These services are vital for our community and should remain in our community. Below are links to two documents, a cover letter and petition for 25 signatures. Print more copies as needed. Scan and...

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