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Forming a Black Firearms Movement in Today’s Climate

Maj Toure is spearheading a movement to educate the Black community about guns and gun rights, for which he says there is a demand

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On this day

...1950

On this day in 1950, Edith Sampson was the first African American appointed as a representative to the UN.

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‘Black Wall Street’ Being Brought to Life by John Legend and Tika Sumpter

BY Melissa Kimble

After breaking records with the hit TV show Underground, John Legend and his Get Lifted Film Co. are aiming to uncover another tale from Black History.... [read more]

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BY Herb Boyd

First and foremost, George Curry was a freedom fighter, and journalism was his weapon of choice. Rather than a soldier in the marches and... [read more]

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“He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.” – Lao Tzu I was talking to a buddy of mine who... [read more]

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The memory of Ardelia Ann Ali’s rape sticks to her like plaster. She works hard to peel off the thick depression, anxiety and fear... [read more]

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Two more Baltimore police officers who were cleared of all charges in the death of Freddie Gray are set to receive a combined $167,000... [read more]

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A lot of us are walking around with an air of heaviness and hopelessness because we are not living the lives we really want... [read more]

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News & Views / What's Happening Now

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“Very few athletes get to leave their respective sport at the top of their game. For Kobe Bryant, he’s going out on his own... [read more]

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by Shantell E. Jamison

Andrew Jones may have the biggest, most courageous heart you’ve ever heard of. But due to a life-threatening heart condition, he needs a new... [read more]

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by Shantell E. Jamison

The Harlem home of iconic Poet Langston Hughes is up for sale, and a crowdfunding campaign is seeking to save the historic landmark. The... [read more]

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