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A Society Without Prisons: Envisioning the Radical...

Over the past decade, we have experienced a resurgence of interest in social justice as the movement for Black lives continues to grow. Black...

Angela Davis Claims There Will Be a...

On Oct. 1, activist, educator and Black liberator Angela Davis encourages young people to vote at the "Many Rivers to Cross Festival" in Atlanta,...

Angela Davis to Headline Caribbean Culture Conference...

The conversation between Cornell University Africana Studies professor Carole Boyce Davies, and radical Black activist Angela Davis went something like this: “I am headed to...

11 Little Known Facts Everyone Should Know...

Stokely Carmichael Coined the Phrase He later changed his name to Kwame Ture and is credited with introducing the “Black Power” slogan to the 1960s...

Halle Berry Holding On To Her ‘Passion...

It’s been roughly four years since Halle Berry first revealed her desire to play iconic activist Angela Davis but even as she revisits her...

Digital Influencers of Today Channel Black Leaders...

A group of style influencers found a modern, innovative way to celebrate Black History Month. With the use of some stunning monochromatic photos, the...

This Angela Davis Video Reveals The Harsh...

Video clip from Black Power Mixtape

Angela Davis Urges Nation to Think Beyond...

As the nation rallies together to stand in solidarity with the families of Michael Brown, Eric Garner and other unarmed Black people who have...

10 Black Philosophers Who Helped Spark Black...

  Marcus Garvey   Marcus Garvey was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist and entrepreneur who was a strong proponent of the Black nationalism movement and the...

UCLA Stands Behind Decision to Honor Angela...

Despite backlash from students, the University of California-Los Angeles is standing behind its decision to honor avowed communist Angela Davis as a part of...

24 Powerful Images of Black Women and...

Angela Davis Women of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, 1969. Panther Girls -- Children outside of a liberation school in San Francisco Law professor Kathleen Cleaver stands next...

7 Black Female Thought Leaders History Books...

Major events like the civil rights movement and women’s movement would not have been possible without the ideas and efforts of Black women. Yet,...

10 Celebrities Who Might Have Led Rebellions...

The idea that enslaved Blacks were docile and submissive "Sambos," who accepted and enjoyed the benefits of paternalistic master-slave relationships on plantations, was debunked...

Jada Pinkett Smith ‘Amazed’ by Angela Davis...

Jada Pinkett Smith was finally able to talk about something other than her open marriage rumors and opened up about what she learned from...

Jada Pinkett Smith Dodges Open Marriage Rumors,...

Jada Pinkett Smith was finally able to talk about something other than her open marriage rumors and opened up about what she learned from...

Jada Pinkett Smith Dishes on New Angela...

Actress and producer Jada Pinkett Smith dropped by Huff Post Live to chat about the new film she produced, "Free Angela And All Political...

New Documentary Details Political Life of Angela...

Angela Davis never sought to become an international political icon. However, that’s exactly what she became, thanks to the state of California. When Davis was...

Civil Rights Icons Gathers in NYC to...

A prestigious group of human rights icons from around the globe, including Alice Walker and Angela Davis, gathered in Manhattan earlier this week to...