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by Dr Boyce Watkins Many people don’t know how Dr. Martin Luther King Jr died, at least not exactly. But what you should know is that he wasn’t killed by one deranged lone gunman, as...

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The Internet is now in an uproar over a picture that was shared announcing the closure of state office buildings in Arkansas. The notice, posted by Secretary of State Mark Martin, announces that state buildings...

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Min Louis Farrakhan is a highly respected figure in the black community and beyond. In this video, he speaks with Dr Boyce Watkins at a New Paradigm forum in Chicago about how blacks can obtain...

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You really can’t make this stuff up. It’s hilarious. Apparently, CNN’s analyst’s attempts to be politically correct made him look a little silly. Is this an honest mistake or the kind of thing you’ve come...

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by Ashley Naples Some people are naive enough to think that America has become a post-racial society.  Most of us know that this post-racial fantasy is not only a lie in today’s world, but it...

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Don Lemon’s aunt and grandmother were often mistaken as whites.  Take a peak at 10 more  facts about the prominent anchor of a television news network by Marie Seva Don Lemon is an African American...

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Cornel West has been a controversial figure in black American politics as of late.  The boisterous, brilliant and powerful scholar has made some people angry because of his attacks on President Obama and black American...

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Minister Louis Farrakhan is the kind of public figure that is either loved or hated, depending on which side of the fence you’re on.   The leader has also been outspoken about recent incidents of...

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For some people, he’s their commande-in-chief.  For others, he’s practically a messiah.  For some, he’s their most hated adversary of all-time.  But no matter how you look at President Barack Obama, you can’t deny that...

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Angela Davis ran for Vice-President twice under the Communist Party but then left the Party to co-found the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism because the former supported the 1991 Soviet coup d’etat.  More...

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