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Major Milestones in the African American Struggle for Freedom

Nine people were shot to death at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, on Wednesday night, theCharleston Police Department confirmed at news conference early Thursday.
Calling it “the worst night of my career,” Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen said a gunman entered the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church during a prayer meeting and opened fire. Eight people were found dead at the scene. Two others were transported to a hospital, where one later died.
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American Revolution -Huey Newton and AIM

(Recasts, adds details on the department’s oversight commission)By Daina Beth SolomonLOS ANGELES, June 5 (Reuters) – The Los Angeles police chief and an independent watchdog have determined two patrolmen were justified in the shooting death of unarmed black man Ezell Ford last year, the L.A. Times newspaper reported on Friday, citing unidentified sources.Department investigators foundRead more…

A Personal And Political History Of The Afro

Michigan University professor, Gretchen Spreitzer, talks how to navigate de-energizing relationships in the workplace.
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The 1960’s – From Civil Rights to Black Power

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American Revolution -Huey Newton and AIM

This is number four in the collection of soon to be many docos…
I have to say that I was told this vid was a little depressing b4 I posted it. But I feel that its not depressing.
Its truth and history, what happened happened, I am not posting this to take the guts away from people, on the contrary :
I am so Inspired and I hear their words and I feel their effect.
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RBG | “The Black Power MixTape” Excerpts from the Acclaimed Swedish Documentary

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The Black Power Movement

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The Assassination of Fred Hampton How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther 2 of 3

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History of the Black Panther Party: Huey Newton and the Price of Black Power in America (1994)

This weekend I’m off to Ferguson again to help build bridges in a community where the history between police and African American citizens are broken. The irony is that similar bridges are out in my own backyard. Over the last week there have been boiling over riots here in Baltimore.
What is the difference between Baltimore and Ferguson? The demographics of color and ethnicity are different.Read more…