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Examining the Movements for Civil Rights and...

“I was especially concerned to try to convey its long continuous movement, flowing like a river, sometimes powerful, tumultuous, and roiling with life; at...

Power vs. Equality: Malcolm X Sought Not...

Today, May 19, marks what would've been Malcolm X's 92nd birthday. It also marks an appropriate time in the history of Black America to think...

Despite Ending Anthem Protest, Colin Kaepernick’s Commitment...

“I thought I was from Milwaukee. I thought my ancestry started at slavery and I was taught in school that we were all supposed...

To Create True, Lasting Wealth and Power,...

One of the mistakes the Black "conscious community" keeps making is promoting the concept that we all need to be entrepreneurs and that Black...

Remembering the Forgotten Organizations that Fought for...

When we think of the Black Power and civil rights movements of the 1950s/1960s/1970s, we usually think of figures like Martin Luther King and Angela...

Teaching Black Power at an HBCU and...

This semester, at a historically Black college, I taught a course on African liberation movements that, in part, examined how such activism in Africa...

The Truth About Dr. King and Economic...

"For we know now that it isn't enough to integrate lunch counters. What does it profit a man to be able to eat at...

Philly Sound Pioneer Billy Paul Dies at...

Billy Paul, known for his 1972 soul song, "Me and Mrs. Jones" died this past weekend. A statement on his official website says that his...

Young Man Recalls ‘Routine Traffic Stop’ that...

As he pulled over after being stopped on a pizza delivery, 25-year-old Chris Jeffries grabbed his cellphone and recorded his interaction with Bladensburg, Maryland's police...

Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’ Is a Love Letter to...

The video for "Formation" gives birth to a venerable and radical Beyoncé; it captures the mighty city of New Orleans as a symbol of...

Young, Gifted and Black: The Assassination of...

On December 4, 1969, Fred Hampton, the young founder and leader of the Chicago Black Panther Party, was murdered in his bed while sleeping,...

30 Signs You Went to a HBCU

A Different World helped to prepare you for college.   You dressed to impress at all times.   You were surrounded by a large number of  beautiful...

7 Places Around the World That Had...

United States The Black Power Movement in the United States inspired many movements around the globe. It was inspired by the efforts of the Student...

In Less Than 90 Seconds This Video...

Video via Black History Mini Doc

Kwame Ture Gives One of the Clearest...

Video via The Slave Theatre

9 Ways Black People Seriously Fought Back...

The notion that the Civil Rights Movement in the South was strictly a nonviolent movement remains a dominant theme and a misrepresentation of history....

Is This an Accurate Articulation of What...

Video was posted online by historycomestolife

Mike Tyson Spotted in Poland Promoting Black...

Mike Tyson, his wife Kiki and son Morocco were spotted in Poland as the former heavyweight champ made rounds to promote Black, a new...