Author: Katherine Lewin

Harvard University is Profiting from Photos of Slaves: Lawsuit

Harvard University has been using and profiting from the photographs of two slaves in South Carolina, known as Renty and Delia, in their attempt to “confront” its ties to slavery. However, in doing so, Renty and Delia’s descendant, Tamara Lanier, is suing Harvard University for “wrongful seizure, possession and expropriation”…

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Sanctuary Cities Undermined by Police Officers Working with ICE

New Mexico, California, Philadelphia, Chicago. These are some of the city, county and state governments that have attempted to protect immigrants from local law enforcement working with immigration authorities by becoming “sanctuary” locations. These sanctuary cities are meant to protect immigrants from a myriad of injustices, including holding people in jail…