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Ta-Nehisi Coates Rebuts McConnell’s Rejection Of Reparations
Ta-Nehisi Coates testified before Congress in support of reparations for slavery.
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6 Books, Movies And Shows Break Down Why Blackface Isn't Just Offensive, It's Dangerous
Blackface is a political tool for white supremacy.
States Are 'Laboratories Of Democracy.' Wisconsin Shows They're Also Laboratories Of Fascism.
, Guest Writer
Republican efforts to overthrow election results in lame duck sessions are yet another way the party is trying to undermine democracy.
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The Word Of A White Woman Can Still Get Black People Killed
It was true when Emmett Till was lynched, and it's true today.
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Women Are Evil
We want problematic women to be the victims, even as they actively pursue policies and positions that destroy others.
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Lynching Didn't Disappear, It Just Evolved
, Guest Writer
The National Memorial for Peace and Justice draws a line from the slavery and lynching of the past to the criminal justice system of today.
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First-Ever Lynching Memorial Forces America To Reckon With Its Brutal Past
A new memorial in Alabama will recognize the people of color lost to lynching in America.
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Don’t Mistake A Little Progress For Racial Equity
Racism died with Jim Crow so when will Black people be satisfied?
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How We Can Organize The South To Save The Country
Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson
Executive Director of the Highlander Research & Education Center
I find inspiration in the beauty of this land and in the resistance of Southern people.
We Don't Need The Freedom To Hate
Casual writer and follower of global issues
It is important to consider that the freedom of speech isn’t an inherent good.
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Addressing Our Tortured History, One Monument At A Time
The failure to acknowledge our past goes well beyond New Orleans and Louisiana, as racial injustice continues to reside in virtually every aspect of American life.
A Letter To Texas On Spaceflight, Dreams And Transgender Kids
Husband, dad to a trio of great kids, including a son who happ...
To those who may have been silent about injustices in the past — it is never too late to speak out.
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Inventor Of The Super Soaker Is Supporting The Next Generation Of Engineers
Lonnie Johnson is helping to fund high school robotics teams.
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American Democracy Remains In A Cage
Democracy is only acceptable if it can be controlled by those already in power.
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With Rikers Closing, There Is Room To Reform Mass Incarceration
Jason Wingard, PhD
Dean and Professor, Columbia University School of Professional...
Many advocate for education as a major, and alternative, solution.
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Jordan Peele Is Going To Create A Jim Crow Horror Series For HBO
It's equal parts social thriller, horror and sci-fi, says Peele.
Subscription YA Book Box Reflects The Dynamism Of Young Black Women
"Black girls deserve to read about themselves in books,” said the founder of Red.Blk.Grl.
An Opportunity To Bridge: Courageous Conversations And Collective Action
Bernice A. King
Chief Executive Officer of The King Center
A more just, humane and peaceful world is possible and what I am hopeful will transpire as a result of the Pepsi ad.
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