FBI to Open Unsolved Civil Rights Cases; Israel Deports African Immigrants

By The News Mar 05, 2008

FBI to Reopen Civil Rights Era Cases Though the FBI has not focused on civil rights cases this year, the top investigative arm of the Department of Justice will look into 26 of 100 unsolved civil rights movement-era cases. MSNBC. African Immigrants to Israel Being Deported, Killed Along with Israel’s efforts to deport African immigrants who have sought refuge in the country, Egyptian police are working to help stop immigration across their borders, and reportedly, have killed dozens seeking refuge. Afrik.com. Urban League Highlights the State of Black Women The National Urban League, in this year’s State of Black America report, focuses on the challenges that Black women face in the US. Newsday.