Connecticut Bail Fund

I’m spending a lot of time listening this week. I represent about 100,000 people, but less than 2% of my constituents are Black. At demonstrations across this district, I’ve heard just how much work lies ahead for all of us⁠—especially those of us who are in positions of political power. Racial subjugation, segregation, and violence are still with us, in forms both old and new; we as a country have…

More…

Wilton march scrubbed in favor of gahering at church

https://www.wiltonbulletin.com/news/article/Wilton-march-scrubbed-in-favor-of-gahering-at-15311490.php Wilton march scrubbed in favor of gahering at church WILTON – The "Walk for Peace and an End to Racism" planned for this afternoon in Wilton has been changed. The walk, which was to begin at the train station in Wilton Center, will no longer take place. Instead, community members are invited to gather at Our Lady of Fatima Church at 229 Danbury Road a… Original Facebook Post

More…

Joe Biden Laces Into Trump for Fanning ‘the Flames of Hate’

Joe Biden Laces Into Trump for Fanning ‘the Flames of Hate’

Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Tuesday excoriated President Trump’s stewardship of a nation convulsed in crisis over issues of race and police brutality, likening Mr. Trump’s language to that of Southern racists of the 1960s and accusing him of sullying the highest ideals of America. “Donald Trump has turned this country into a battlefield riven by old resentments and fresh fears,” Mr. Biden said, speaking against a backdrop of American…

More…