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President Obama's Moving #Selma50 Speech

by #teamEBONY

It is a rare honor in this life to follow one of your heroes.  And John Lewis is one of my heroes. Now, I have to imagine… Read More

SLU Protest Protesters Disrupt Prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s First Public Appearance

'What Side Are You On'
McCulloch Defends Himself, St. Louis Police

by Katina Parker

The criminal justice system is not “screwed up,” St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch brazenly stated to a packed… Read More

Once Again, America Has Failed Trayvon Martin

Once Again, America Has Failed Trayvon Martin

by Tory Russell

I am sitting in my car just feet from where Mike Brown was brutality killed and where his memorial still stands. As I watch kids… Read More

Rev. Dr. William Barber

Annual NC March Honors Hate Crime Victims, #BlackLivesMatterMovement

by Katina Parker

On Saturday, February 14th, tens of thousands assembled at the state capitol in Raleigh, North Carolina for the annual Historic Thousands… Read More

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Black Lives Matter Goes Abroad

by Kristian Davis Bailey

The US movement to fight anti-Black racism continues to grow on a global scale. On Tuesday night, co-founder of the Read More

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MARISSA ALEXANDER:
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by Thandisizwe Chimurenga

Marissa Alexander, the woman whose case threw a national spotlight on Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, was met… Read More

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

UNCF Hosts MLK Day Breakfast with Vernon Jordan, Yolanda Adams

by Princess Gabbara

How will you spend MLK Day this year? For some people, the third Monday of January just means a day off from school or work, but… Read More

Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter & Ferguson Reps Take Historic Trip to Palestine

Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter & Ferguson Reps Take Historic Trip to Palestine

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Representatives at the forefront of the movements for Black lives and racial justice have taken a historic trip to Palestine this… Read More

Will My Brother's Keeper Hurt the Ferguson Movement?

Will My Brother's Keeper Hurt the Ferguson Movement?

by Rachel Gilmer and Ashley Yates

The unjust killing of Mike Brown has sparked a revolution. Across hundreds of cities around the world, protesters are rising up and… Read More

Why the US Needs a Truth and Reconciliation Commission NOW

Why the US Needs a Truth and Reconciliation Commission NOW

by Monique W. Morris

Oscar Grant. Eric Garner. Michael Brown. Amadou Diallo. We speak these names and instantly feel the weight of injustice. Why?… Read More

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