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Obama Speech Dallas Memorial Service

“The moment you put on that uniform you have answered a call that, at any moment, even in the briefest interaction, may put your life in harm’s way. Lorne Ahrens, he answered that call. So did his wife, Katrina. Not only because she is the spouse of a police officer, but because she’s a detective on the force. They have two kids. Loren took them fishing. He used to proudly go to their school uniform. The night before he died he bought dinner for a homeless man. And the next night Katrina had

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Lumumba on Education

The United States Military Academy at West Point is looking into whether 16 black female cadets violated rules against political expression by taking a photo in uniform with their fists in the air, an academy official told the Army Times. The photo features the women, all of whom are on the verge of completing their final year, posing in front of the campus’ oldest barracks building in dress uniforms. Photos like this are apparently common at West Point as an homage to old-fashioned military

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RBG-How the FBI Sabotaged Black America, A Documentary by Gil Noble

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders wondered during Thursday’s Democratic debate whether a toxic water crisis like the one in Flint, Michigan, would happen to a town that’s not majority black. “One wonders if this were a white suburban community what kind of response there would have been,” Sanders said, to cheers from the audience. “Flint, Michigan, is a poor community. It is disproportionately African-American and minority, and what has happened there is absolutely
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Black in Latin America – This History You Should Know

Burundi rarely makes international headlines or attracts the attention of global politicians — and when it does, it is sadly for all the wrong reasons. This is tragically the case today. President Pierre Nkurunziza’s controversial decision to run for a third presidential term has sparked a surge of violence. What is happening in the country, however, goes beyond politics. It is about the failure to deliver inclusive development. Widespread poverty and disenfranchisement are the key causes
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Brown v. Board of Education – The Court Decision that Rocked America 60 years Ago

The Young People’s Project, a math literacy and social change organization, has 500 high school… Young People’s Project Empowers Youth with Math Skills
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