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Daily Archive: February 3, 2020

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Cenk Uygur Interview: California Congressional Bid Driven by Desire to Remove Money from Politics

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Cenk Uygur

Cenk Uygur (Democratic Party) is running for election to the US House to represent California’s 25thCongressional District. He is a candidate in two 2020 races for the seat: the regular election and the special election. The primaries for both elections will take place on March 3, 2020. Uygur founded or co-founded several political organizations including The Young Turks, Wolf-PAC and Justice Democrats. Before joining the political scene, he worked as an attorney, a television producer and a talk radio host. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a law degree from Columbia University. “That’s why you […]

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Jerry Mitchell Interview: A Journalist's Persistent Pursuit to Bring Civil Rights-Era Killers to Justice

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Jerry Mitchell

Jerry Mitchell has been a reporter in Mississippi since 1986. A winner of more than 30 national awards, he was also named a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2006. Mitchell is the founder of the Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting. The nonprofit is continuing his work of exposing injustices and raising up a new generation of investigative reporters. Mitchell’s book, Race Against Time: A Reporter Reopens the Unsolved Murder Cases of the Civil Rights Era, is released February 4, 2020. In the book, he takes readers on the twisting, pulse-racing road that led to the reopening of four of the most […]