Aisha Nyandoro created Springboard Opportunities to help single black mothers, and is now testing universal basic income in Jackson, Mississippi. She chose 20 mothers at random to receive $1,000 a month — no strings attached — and hopes to expand the program next year.
The group, founded by parents who lost their children there, is doing all it can to prevent another tragedy. The call center will let people submit a tip anonymously, online, by phone or through a mobile app.
The 16-year-old was named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year yesterday, but was attacked by President Trump on Twitter following the announcement.
Newly released footage shows how a man opened fire then entered a grocery store with an armed woman following closely behind. The mayor thinks the intended target may have been a religious school next door with children inside. The FBI has not confirmed any other intended targets.
Multiple law enforcement officials say a 13-year-old boy is under arrest in the death of 18-year-old student Tessa Majors, but the massive manhunt is continuing for more suspects.