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New Virginia Monument Will Commemorate Slave Revolt Leader Nat Turner
Turner led the largest slave rebellion in American history.
The Birth of a Nation
Birth Of A Controversy: The Legacy Of Nat Turner
Nancy Wang Yuen
, Guest Writer
Co-authored by Joshua D. Smith Despite setting a record for the highest price paid for a film at Sundance ($17.5 million
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Nat Turner's Skull To Be Returned To Descendants After Nearly 200 Years
"This black life mattered."
Aisle View: Nat Turner in Jail
Despite the potentially explosive subject matter, Nat Turner in Jerusalem turns out to be non-compelling. Let it be added
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The Past And Present Of Nate Parker
Richard J. Rosendall
Contributor, Washington Blade
Doesn't an African American artist deserve the same chance for rehabilitation that was extended to a white one? I have no easy solution, just questions and an old memory of vulnerability.
Nate Parker Casts Another Ugly Glare On Bad Behaving Celebrities
Earl Ofari Hutchinson
Earl Ofari Hutchinson is an author and political analyst
The Parker controversy also casts an ugly glare on the notorious celebrity double standard. The celebrities that have found themselves plopped on the legal hot seat have a huge advantage that the average Joe couldn't even begin to dream of and would likely face long prison terms for.
We Need To Discuss Nate Parker's Past Rape Charge
Demetria Lucas D'Oyley
The award winning author of " Don't Waste Your Pretty: The Go ...
Rape is a horrible crime. And Parker's lack of accountability about his past actions is unsettling. What, if anything, could he do now to make this situation "right", or just more palatable? I don't know that either. And it really, really bothers me.
See The Trailer For Nate Parker's Buzzy Slave-Rebellion Biopic 'The Birth Of A Nation'
The Sundance standout opens Oct. 7.
10 Things You Can Learn From the Nat Turner Biopic's Record-Breaking Day at Sundance
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Solutionist. Author. Internatio...
Nate's road to success wasn't easy. His is a victory seven years in the making; one with no guarantees, quite a few risks, and only passion, drive, and determination to see it through. Apply his lessons to your aspiration to position yourself for game-changing success
"Showing Up and Full of Gratitude" By Jason Stuart
I'm actor and comedian who lives in Hollywood, Ca
My dream has always been to work with talented people in films that made a difference, and it came true.
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This Day In History: Nat Turner Was Killed After Leading A Slave Revolt
On November 11th, 1831 Nat Turner leader of the slave revolt was hanged after leading a violent slave rebellion in Virginia
On This Day In 1831, A Bloody Uprising In The Virginia Countryside - The Atlantic
On this day in 1831, Nat Turner began what would turn out to be the deadliest slave rebellion in American history. Over the
The Art of Race War: Larry Pratt & Wayne LaPierre
Professor of History at SUNY-Empire State College
By exploiting racial fears, these demagogues may be helping their narrow cause, but they are poisoning the very idea of America -- a pluralistic society that is built on trust and responsibility.
Black History Month 2011: 'Are Whites Entitled To Write Black History?' (VIDEO)
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., a Harvard professor, agreed in his video interview with Open Road Media. However, Gates noted that
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