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Taser Death of Florida Man Ruled a Homicide

by D. Smith

The family of a mentally ill Bronx man who died in NYPD custody filed a complaint on May 15 against the cops involved, claiming the… Read More

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Black Trans Women:
In the Crosshairs

by Don Terry

Tracy is a proud Black transgender woman, determined since childhood that, no matter the price, she would never pretend to be anything… Read More

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Dr. Carl Hart on What Parents Need to Know About Drugs

by asha bandele

The Drug Policy Alliance, the nation’s most influential organization working to end the war on drugs and its resulting mass… Read More

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61 Years After Brown v. Board,
Segregation Continues

by Janel George

Although it has been 61 years since the U.S. Supreme Court invalidated legally-sanctioned racial apartheid in America’s public… Read More

Jeezy’s Juke Joint: Stripping Away Black Erasure, Literally.

Jeezy’s Juke Joint:
Stripping Away Black Erasure, Literally

by Rena McDaniel

Black bodies. This is a phrase we have come to know too well in association with words like “killed,” “beaten,”… Read More

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Scandal and the Hyde Amendment

by Yamani Hernandez

Like other dedicated Shondaland viewers at the National Network of… Read More

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9 Officers Fired After Death of Matthew Ajibade

by D. Smith

On Tuesday, Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne announced that he would not file charges against Read More

Morehouse Colleges Turns To Indiegogo For Fundraising Campaign

Morehouse College Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

by Donovan X. Ramsey

Morehouse College, the nation’s only historically Black, all-male institution of higher education, has taken an innovative… Read More

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Peace Without Justice Is Consent

by Shahida Muhammad

There’s been a lot of talk about peace lately. In the midst of the Baltimore uprisings, and over the past year of demonstrations… Read More

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