VOTING RIGHTS MATTER:<br />
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VOTING RIGHTS MATTER:
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by Michael Arceneaux

Somewhere, I imagine that Supreme Court Justice John Roberts is still doing a line dance in celebration of achieving one of his longtime… Read More

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by Tiffany E. Browne

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I wasn’t looking forward to returning to my classroom at the HBCU where I teach the Monday morning after George Zimmerman was… Read More

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Without a doubt, the Zimmerman verdict was simultaneously a stark reminder of how little the life of young black men meant in America… Read More

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‘I Am a Brown Boi’

by B. Cole

I’ve always been a gentleman. Chivalry, leadership, and a strong sense of duty were at the heart of my sense of self as a little… Read More

Can Obama Mend the Voting Rights Act?

Can Obama Mend the Voting Rights Act?

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Dream Defenders Take the Lead

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
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  The story of the Dream Defenders begins in April of 2006. Florida A&M’s then-Student Body President Ramon… Read More

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Why Don Lemon Was Wrong

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