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15 Celebrities Who You Won’t Believe Turn 40 in 2015

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50 Cent The rapper and business mogul, also known as Curtis Jackson, turns 40 on July 6. He has not released a solo CD lately, but he has recently reunited with G-Unit and has a new offering scheduled to be released next month. 50 also is the executive producer of and featured in the hot Showtime series, Power. […]

She Saw Something Wrong With Her Home City; What She Did Next Is Truly Inspiring

Heather McTeer

Video by Makers

The Empathy and Anger You’ll Feel After Seeing What These Black Children Are Facing At School Will Likely Be Overwhelming

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Video by Orlando Pinder

5 Reasons The Women’s Liberation Movement Primarily Benefited Caucasian Women

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The recent comments by Patricia Arquette after she won an Academy Award highlighted the longtime racial schism in the women’s movement. This is what Arquette said: “So the truth is, even though we sort of feel like we have equal rights in America, right under the surface there are huge issues that are at play […]

An Eye Opening Look at the Negative Impact the Civil Rights Movement Had on Black Business

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NBA Player Larry Sanders Details The Pain and Anxiety That Caused Him To Leave The Game

Larry Sanders

Video by The Players’ Tribune

8 Reasons Why Most Black People View Assata Shakur as a Hero

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On May 2, 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation suddenly announced that it had placed Assata Shakur on its “Most Wanted Terrorists” list, making her the first woman to be so designated. The state of New Jersey also raised the bounty on her head to $2 million. These government actions came on the 40th anniversary of […]

This Video Shows the Extreme Lengths People Like Giuliani Have Gone to Wrongfully Discredit Obama

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Video by CNN

10 Things You May Not Have Known About Sexual Violence Committed Against Black People During The Jim Crow Era

Ku Klux Klan (KKK) meeting, South Carolina, 1951.© Heirs of W. Eugene Smith

Trying to Reinstate White Male Dominance Much as slave owners and their minions used sexual violence and coercion in displaying and exercising mastery over their human chattel, Klansmen systematically molested and violated their victims in an attempt to reinstate white male dominance in its antebellum form. In effect, they were replacing the legal infrastructure of slavery […]

Does Anyone Believe News Anchor Kristi Capel Didn’t Know What She Was Saying When She Used This Derogatory Term?

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Video by Huff Post

Michelle Obama Calls Out What She Thinks Are the Most Important Civil Rights Issues Facing the Country

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Video by The Huffington Post

Anyone Who Believes That We’re in Post-Racial America Needs to Be Aware of These Vicious Hate Crimes

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Video by Huff Post Live

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