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Elected Officials Call For Unity After Attack In Williamsburg Of Black Fashion Student

View More: Live News|More News Videos President Barack Obama on Wednesday called the ongoing municipal water crisis in Flint, Michigan, “inexplicable and inexcusable” and said government “broke down” in its responsibility to protect public health. Obama, during an interview in Detroit with CBS set to air later this week, said he understands why Flint residents are outraged. The city’s water supply has been contaminated with lead and other pollutants for months after a state-approved plan to
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Attorney General Eric Holder – Department of Justice to Collect Data on Police Stops and Arrests

 
The Black Lives Matter movement was born out of the pain and injustice of Trayvon Martin’s death in 2012 and gathered momentum in the wake of the killings of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Freddie Gray, Walter Scott, Tamir Rice and far too many others. The movement issued a call to action for people everywhere to recognize the reality of institutionalized racism.
Christian leaders around the country saw the movement as a critical opportunity to engage their church in conversations about
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Attorney General Eric Holder – Department of Justice to Collect Data on Police Stops and Arrests

Join the ABFF in supporting black films and black filmmakers this June in NYC.
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Elected Officials Call For Unity After Attack In Williamsburg Of Black Fashion Student

Legendary blues musician B.B. Kingdied on Thursday at the age of 89. His death marks a solemn moment for his countless fans but also reinvigorate memories of his magnificent music and remarkable contributions to African-American history and culture.
Known for his trademark guitar skills and smooth vocals, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer redefined the blues genre for over 65 years. He hasRead more…