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[DREAM DEFENDERS] We Believe That We Will Win

Trayvon Martin is neither the present-day Emmett Till, nor is he the victim of an isolated…

[THE WEEKLY READ] PepsiCo Has Some ’Splainin’ to Do

Dear PepsiCo: Before we begin the shade, let me start off by saying I salute…

[THIS HAPPENED] Lil’ Wayne is Sorry and Ciara Loves Future

The family of Emmett Till became furious with Lil’ Wayne after the lyric “beat the…

Emmett Till, shown in 1955 with his mother

Epic Pulls Track With Lil Wayne’s Reference to Emmett Till

Epic Records Chairman Antonio “L.A.” Reid has apologized to the family of slain civil rights…

“Million Hoodie March” Rallies Support for Trayvon Martin

Thousands marched through the streets of New York City on Wednesday night in memory of…

Home and Homegoing:Reflections on the Black Church

The church has been in the news a lot lately, from the Catholic bishops contesting…

SANCTUARY

A look at some of the iconic images of the Black church.