[04.11.16] PushBlack Now

1. 217 of the 267 people killed with the electric chair have been black. Virginia may make the electric chair compulsory today. [via Gawker]

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2. Actor Wendell Pierce invests $20 million into Baltimore. [via Fusion]

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3. Melissa Harris-Perry interviewed Anita Hill last week, and it was great. [via Essence]

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