Anthony Stokes Receives Heart Transplant

Anthony Stokes Receives Heart Transplant

by Dr. Caleph B. Wilson

  Before receiving a heart… Read More

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Black Families Still More Vulnerable to Extreme Weather

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Black Families Still More Vulnerable to Extreme Weather

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This week marks eight years since Hurricane Katrina ripped through the Gulf Coast, devastating much of New Orleans. Immediately after… Read More

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Transgender Woman Killed in Front of NYPD Precinct

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Islan Nettles was out in New York City with friends when a group of young men approached her, learned she was a transgender woman… Read More

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Women, a Constant Force in the Fight for Democracy

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Fifty years ago, Daisy Bates was one of only two women to deliver remarks at the 1963 March on Washington.  In a 142-word speech… Read More

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One day after thousands rallied at the March on Washington 50th anniversary demonstration, Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-LA) pitched the Republican… Read More

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Sequestration: The Republican's Consolation Prize

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The good news is Republicans aren’t going to shut down the government, let alone allow the country to default on the national… Read More

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The 50th Anniversary March on Washington Coalition announced that Soledad O'Brien and Hill Harper will emcee the “Let Freedom… Read More

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What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 8/26 An… Read More

Black Women Face Wealth Gap 50 Years After the March

Black Women Face Wealth Gap 50 Years After the March

by Mariko Chang, Ph.D. and Lillian Bowie-Singh

Fifty years ago this August in Washington D.C., Martin Luther King Jr. led the nation’s largest political rally of its time… Read More

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