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Celebs Team with NAACP for ‘I Take Responsibility’ PSA: ‘Black People Are Being Slaughtered in the Streets and Killed in Their Own Homes’

A throng of white Hollywood celebrities, including actors Aaron Paul, Bryce Dallas Howard, Debra Messing, Kristen Bell, Julianne Moore, Justin Theroux, and Stanley Tucci, star in the “I Take Responsibility” PSA, in which the artists, famous for the work on stage and on screen, apologize for their own racism, “every unchecked moment,” and “Every not so funny joke.”

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Comcast Pledges $100 Million for Social Justice Causes

Media giant Comcast will commit $100 million to a three-year plan aimed at promoting social justice causes, including grants to the NAACP, in the wake of the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests, the company announced on Monday.

LAS VEGAS - JANUARY 08: Comcast Corp. Chairman and CEO Brian L. Roberts delivers a keynote address at the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Venetian January 8, 2008 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 10 and features 2,700 …

Civil Rights Groups, Facebook Employees Pressure Mark Zuckerberg to Censor Trump

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been criticized by civil rights leaders and faced internal turmoil with employees over his decision on how to handle President Donald Trump’s posts on his platform. Civil rights groups issued a joint statement after meeting with Zuckerberg stating: “We are disappointed and stunned by Mark’s incomprehensible explanations for allowing the Trump posts to remain up.”

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Racial Justice Groups Call on Klobuchar to Suspend Campaign

Multiple racial justice groups have called on White House hopeful Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) to suspend her presidential campaign after a story from the Associated Press highlighted her role in a case during her time as Hennepin County’s district attorney.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks to local residents during a meet and greet, Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, in Greenfield, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)