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Cornel West says MSNBC waters down black journalists

One of the most powerful voices in America today is Dr Cornel West.  West was ridiculed six years ago for being one of the few voices to publicly challenge the Obama Administration.  But now, he is being redeemed with …

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New book explains how whites are rich today because of slavery

Many people seem to think that slavery is a thing of the past.  They might claim that since the slaves were technically freed, there is no reason to make amends and that this institution has nothing to do with the way …

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Black rappers are not happy that Iggy wants to use the N-word

Two white rappers, Iggy Azalea and Macklemore, are now the Queen and King of Rap, according to a comment on Twitter by one of Azalea’s fans that has been circulating on the internet as of late.  A few months ago, …

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Mumia Abu-Jamal addresses college graduates in Vermont

To some, Mumia Abu-Jamal is nothing more than a cop killer who deserves to die.  But for many others, he’s an international hero and symbol of America’s racist and criminal injustice toward people of color. …

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You’ll never believe your eyes in this ‘Human Zoo’ Slave Exhibition

Maybe people were trying to make some kind of a point, but some have a hard time stomaching the worst of world history.  The London Barbican Centre was heavily criticized for putting black actors and actresses in …

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Politico Piece Suggests Obama Assassination Would Be His Fault

In a Politico Magazine essay titled, “Something Is Rotten in the Secret Service: And Obama’s life is in danger because of it,” writer Ronald Kessler suggests that if President Barack Obama is assassinated, he …

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Obama Rode Elevator With Armed Man With Criminal Record

President Barack Obama is already receiving more death threats than any president in American history.  The country is more divided than ever, and gun sales went up because he was elected to serve in the White House. …

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Mumia Abu-Jamal gets the honor of being a commencement speaker

This decision isn’t going to sit well with some.  But since many Americans now believe that police are no better than a common street gang, the public sentiment has turned against them.  This has bred more …

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President Obama gives a black cop the day of his life

A man is being honored by President Obama for more than 20 years of service to his country.  The president recently met with Clarence Baugh, a man who has spent two decades clearing traffic for presidential motorcades …

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Abraham Lincoln didn’t want black people in the United States

April V. Taylor Black people have been taught for years that their freedom is due in large part to Abraham Lincoln and his signing of the Emancipation Proclamation.  What many fail to realize is that Lincoln never …

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