Rest in Peace|Jacqueline Berrien

Jacqueline Berrien, a civil rights lawyer who was President Obama’s chairwoman of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, died on Monday in Baltimore. She was 53. The cause was cancer, her friend Melanie Eversley said. Ms. Berrien became ill in August during the N.A.A.C.P.’s Journey for Justice march from Selma, Ala., to Washington. “Her last act … Continue reading Rest in Peace|Jacqueline Berrien