Black leaders urge the public to call their senators and support Clarke's confirmation as the Assistant Attorney General for the DOJ's Civil Rights Division ahead of Thursday's committee vote.
Attorney General Merrick Garland met with police officials Friday, who expressed concerns after the DOJ announced an investigation of the MPD following Derek Chauvin verdict
The DOJ accused Yale of using race as a determinative factor in hundreds of its admissions decisions each year.
The Department of Justice announced the charges against Shepherd Hoehn, 50, who allegedly burned a cross to intimidate his Black neighbor.
The Justice Department is also investigating two district attorneys who recused themselves from the case, according to the family's attorney.
One day after the DOJ brought back the death penalty, Rep. Ayanna Pressley is fighting back with a bill that would abolish its use.
Almost five years to the day that Eric Garner was killed, the Justice Department has refused to bring federal charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo.