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Authors Posts by Todd Burroughs

Todd Burroughs

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What Can We Learn from the Crack Epidemic and When Black Leadership Supported the...

Watching Franklin Saint slide deep into The Life on FX’s new drama “Snowfall” is fascinating because he doesn’t so much knowingly embark on a life of crime as make what is, frankly, a family business...

50 Years Later, Newark and Detroit Still Feel Tremors from 1967 Rebellions

The stone marker purposely looks like a tombstone. Approximately 200 activists and media members gathered there late Wednesday afternoon on the 50th anniversary of the Newark riots/rebellion. Many rallied on the main thoroughfare, Springfield Avenue,...

James Baldwin FBI Files: How the Author’s Fearlessness Led to a Decade Long Witch-hunt

One of the many paradoxes of American society is that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has become both destroyer and archivists of 20th-century American radicalism. It has consistently provided to the public the intellectually sexiest...

How and Why Barack Obama Purposely Learned the Wrong Lessons from Malcolm X and...

Is an American story tragic if the hero becomes a massive success, if he follows the same rules others use to obtain greatness and actually gets to the mountaintop as the crowds cheer? The answer...

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