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Their Mothers Chose Donor Sperm. The Doctors Used Their Own.

had inseminated at least 11 women with his own sperm. In addition, scores of donor children claim they were conceived with the wrong sperm at Dr. Barwin’s clinic, though not the doctor’s. He told one woman that he had used his sperm to calibrate a clinic instrument and that this contamination explained her conception. The…

Their Ancestors Were Enslaved by Law. Now They’re Lawyers.

In the history of the United States, black Americans were the only group for whom it was ever illegal to learn to read or write. And so when emancipation finally came, schools and colleges were some of the first institutions that the freed people clamored to build. Black Americans believed that education meant liberation, and…

Detroit PD responds after Tlaib crudely attacks their use of facial recognition technology

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., got an invitation Tuesday to observe her hometown police department’s use of facial recognition technology soon after she crudely attacked the controversial tool on Twitter.”You should probably rethink this whole facial recognition bulls—,” Tlaib tweeted at the Detroit police department early on Tuesday.Her comment came as she promoted news that Sen. Bernie Sanders,…