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In a recent piece for The Atlantic, writer Ta-Nehisi Coates made the case for reparations and just like that, one Texas county approved reparations for blacks. The problem, however, is that even though Dallas County...

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Bob Marley is known as one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.   More than just a musician, over the course of his career, Marley became a moral and religious figure.  ...

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“Stubborn As A Mule” is an internationally award winning documentary that has been ten years in the making about reparations produced and directed by Arcelious Daniels.  Miller Bargeron Jr. and Albert A. George Jr. also...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke The late poet, performer, speaker, activist, actress, writer and national hero, Maya Angelou, will be interred this week after two services – a private and a public one. While a whole...

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Reported by Kacie Whaley President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative (MBK) is being put on the spot by some more members of the black community.  Earlier this May, many organizations that focus on assisting black...

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Reported by Dr. Sinclair Grey III Bigotry never seems to end. As soon as we finish dealing with racial nuances from one side of the pendulum, there arises something new that catches our attention and makes...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke Jonathan Fleming, 51, was cleared of murder charges and walked out of a Brooklyn court a free man. He had been arrested in relation to a deadly New York City shooting,...

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by Dr. Worokya Duncan This school year has been, by far, the roughest. EVER. I’ve been met by opposition from students and parents for nearly 10 months. Whether it is the rigor of the curriculum,...

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Dorothy Height was an educator and administrator who was also a well known civil rights and women’s rights activist.  She was born in Richmond, Virginia and moved to Rankin, Pennsylvania as a child.  Despite being...

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By: Dr. Samori Swygert I was having a conversation with my studio engineer last night, and he encouraged me to watch a BBC documentary on the underground economy of organ harvesting and cadavers.  This came...

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