WASHINGTON — Rep. Bobby Bush, D-Illinois, discusses the Emmett Till Antilynching Act at a press conference with House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Maryland, and Rep. Karen Bass, D-California. (Bryan Gallion/Capital News Service)

Honoring Emmett Till, House passes bill making lynching a federal hate crime

BY BRYAN GALLION AND ANNA HOVEY  –  Capital News Service WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill Wednesday to make lynching a federal hate crime.

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Construction on the new Maryland Dove, a representation of the vessel that accompanied the first European settlers to Maryland in 1634, is being done in full public view in the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s working Shipyard. A Symposium on Building the New Maryland Dove, scheduled for 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Friday, March 14, invites guests to Historic St. Mary’s City, to learn the history of the original Ark and Dove, and the research, design, and construction plan for the new build and partnership between HSMC and CBMM. To register, contact 240-895-4990.

HSMC to host Maryland Dove construction symposium

News Release, Historic St. Mary’s City St. Mary’s City, MD- With construction underway on the new Maryland Dove in St. Michaels, Md.,

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The Colored Methodist Protestant St. John's Chapel of Baltimore County, where Howard Cooper, who was lynched in 1885, is said to be buried in an unmarked grave. (D.J. Cashmere)

First State Board on Lynching Explores History of Racial Violence

By DJ CashmereBroadcast version by Diane BernardReporting for the YES! Magazine Media-Maryland News Connection Collaboration ANNAPOLIS, Md. — According to

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"The Web of Space" sculpture by John Safer. A miniature version of this sculpture is given to the National Air and Space Museum’s Michael Collins Trophy winners every year.

National Air and Space Museum 2020 Trophy Awarded to Charles Elachi and the Hubble Space Telescope Team

News Release, Smithsonian Institutes Washington, D.C.- Honoring Astronaut Michael Collins’ legacy in aviation and space, the Smithsonian’s National Air and

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