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US activists protests discrimination against Blacks

Being gay at my HBCU is a bittersweet experience for me. Since birth I was raised with the mentality to be “The Man.” I was taught to not pursue anything that “threatened” my masculinity. Coming out and showing my true colors wasn’t an easy road, but in retrospect I wouldn’t change a thing. Through time I’ve come to understand that the measure of a man is on a broad spectrum not crippled by sexuality. I was raised in a black household, in a black neighborhood, attended a black church, went
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The Past Isn’t Past: The Economic Case for Reparations

Commemoration efforts continue today and many have highlighted the issues that still remain in the… More…
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American Voices / Black America 02 – Harlem Renaissance

For southern blacks who traveled north to the cities, a new life was waiting. (4’43”) Testimonies adapted from the files of the Federal Writers’ Project, available online through the Library of Congress. Frank Byrd played by Terence Maynard. Written and Directed by Andrew Chater. Originally commissioned and broadcast by the BBC. Copyright Andrew Chater / Lodestar Productions / Timelines.tv, streamed with the BBC’s consent. Do not download or embed without permission of the copyright holders.
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Black Politics in New Deal Atlanta

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Denmark Vesey Monument Dedication – Unveiling Moment

Watch Courtney Kemp Agboh chat with the Daily News about how she connected with 50…
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