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On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, with New Orleans facing the greatest devastation. More than 1,800 lives… Read More

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Where should I begin? Should I list the accomplishments? Listing how quickly we were invited to the White House? Or how the Ferguson… Read More

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Over 1,000 Black activists, artists, scholars, students, and organizations have launched… Read More

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Anti-abortion advocates don’t care about Black people. They never have. And frankly, I don’t believe they ever will. I’m… Read More

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Bold headlines dominated the globe this year after the U.S. Supreme Court decided health care should remain affordable for all people and, in a separate… Read More

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Was a Black Woman Sexually Assaulted by Texas Cops Over Weed?

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You ever come across a story so terrible, you try to convince yourself you didn’t actually hear or see it? I will admit that… Read More

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Thank You, Ferguson

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On August 9th 2014, I was in my apartment packing for a weeklong trip to Chicago. I had been asked to host a fundraiser… Read More

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 It's hard to say how I want the world to remember my son because you have to really know someone to honor the person properly… Read More

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