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The thing is, James Baldwin came back. Various social media timelines of mine have exploded in outrage since the Ferguson… Read More

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Millennial Activists Talk Directly with Obama

by Michael Arceneaux

On Monday, President Obama met with members of his cabinet, law enforcement, and local mayors along with nationally recognized Civil… Read More

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I did not begin the holiday season in a very festive mood.  When Robert McCullough announced the Grand Jury’s decision… Read More

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No less than six players from the St. Louis Rams made a bold and necessary statement before their 52-0 shutout against Oakland Raiders… Read More

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Why I Won’t Shop This Friday:An open letter from a member of Blackout for Human Rights.

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by Chinaka Hodge

As retailers total up their sales from Black Friday 2014, early reports suggest that sales were down significantly from recent… Read More

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Activists Call to#BlackoutBlackFriday for Human Rights

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

“No justice, no peace.” That’s how the saying goes. But this Friday, people across the country are remixing the… Read More

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America’s original sin of racism played out in Ferguson, Missouri. How did we get here?  To understand this moment, we… Read More

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Protests in solidarity with Ferguson, Missouri have taken place across the world since August 9th and in the wake of this week’s… Read More

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Celebs React to Ferguson Decision on Twitter

by #teamEBONY

Submitting a predictably tragic verdict, a grand jury turned in a decision exonerating officer Darren Wilson of… Read More

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