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Broken Windows Policing: Why the Absurd Policy Should Stop

Although fair policing is without a doubt a national issue, New York City has positioned itself as a poster child for the matter. With controversial… Read More

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Yesterday Was Columbus Day, But I Forgot on Purpose

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About a block away from our New York office, the annual Columbus Day parade went by Monday afternoon, with all the pageantry, music and celebration… Read More

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A 20-Year Journey From the Million Man March to 'Justice or Else'

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On the Friday afternoon before the "Justice or Else" gathering marking the twentieth anniversary of the Million Man March… Read More

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After Million Man March Anniversary, Challenges Are Made Clear

by Michael H. Cottman

Tinzelow Baldwin, 40, traveled from Charlotte, North Carolina to Washington, D.C. Saturday to attend the 20th anniversary of the Million Man… Read More

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Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKesson posted a Twitter message saying he and other activists are slated to meet with Hillary Clinton Friday morning. The… Read More

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Rupert Murdoch: Blackness Expert (Said No One Ever)

by Jamilah Lemieux

Keith Rupert Murdoch, born in Melbourne, Australia in 1931, does not have any known blood ties to the African Diaspora, nor any profound… Read More

Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 8, 2015

Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 8, 2015

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HOW SYRIAN MILITANT GROUP IS RECASTING… Read More

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The Damning Realities of Mass Incarceration

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My journey to intellectual and spiritual freedom began in 1995 with the bone-crushing grip of a pair of NYPD handcuffs. What followed was a six-year… Read More

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In Jamaica Visit, U.K. Prime Minister Fails to Hear Calls for Reparations

by Alexandra Olivier

During his recent trip to Jamaica, British Prime Minister David Cameron sparked anger with his attitude on the issue of reparations for the Caribbean… Read More

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