Ugi Ugwuomo

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Dave Dennis

Dave Dennis of the Algebra Project on 50 Years of Activism

The Freedom Side – a collective of young leaders comprised of members of the Dream…

Charlene Carruthers

Charlene Carruthers of the Black Youth Project on Liberation

The Freedom Side – a collective of young leaders comprised of members of the Dream…

Albert Sykes

50 Years Later, A New Generation of Youth Leaders Evoke The Spirit of Freedom Summer

The media can be a strange and destructive space in regards to its relationship with…

Maimounna Youssef

Maimounna Youssef: Most Known Unknown

With a hair coiffed as eccentrically as the music she creates, Maimouna “Mumu Fresh” Youssef…

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Operation Change Premieres on OWN

Operation Change, a 10-part television series surrounding the activities of a global philanthropic team, made its…

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Poet Jeff Dess Deconstructs ‘Ratchet’

“Hunneds!” “Hunneds!!” “HUNNEDS!!!” Victory chants, growing in volume and fervor as the maestro stood in…

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PhonyPpl and Iamsu!:New Jack Shine

This is how a night can and should play out in hip-hop’s new summer season:…

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Obama, Task Force Announce ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Blueprint for Action

Today, the Presidential Task Force for the White House initiative My Brother’s Keeper, released a…

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BET Keeps #OurDaughters in the Spotlight

At the height of the global attention brought on in the wake of the kidnapping…

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2014 XXL Freshmen List Revealed(Does It Makes You Feel Some Type Of Way?)

Last night during BET’s 106 & Park, XXL released it’s annual “Freshmen Class” list and cover.…