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“We Were There” – Brown v. Board of Education

LOS ANGELES (AP) – “Creed” helmer Ryan Coogler is set to direct Marvel and Disney’s “Black Panther” movie, the studio announced on Monday. Chadwick Boseman has already been cast as the lead character, who will make his first appearance in May’s “Captain America: Civil War.” The “Black Panther” film, set for a release in February 2018, marks the first time a major Marvel Studios film will focus primarily on a black superhero. There was much speculation surrounding who would take on the
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Arrested for…Riding a Train While Black?

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) — Bobby Brown’s sister vowed the family feud was “far from over” between their family and the late Whitney Houston’s kin during the memorial service for her niece, Bobbi Kristina Brown.
A frustrated Leolah Brown walked out of the St. James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta on Saturday and spoke to reporters gathered outside. She was angry because of some words that were said during the funeral by Pat Houston, the sister-in-law and former manager of Whitney
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African Americans, State Violence, and the Price of Self-Respect

You don't have to be potty-trained to jam out to your favorite song.
That's what San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Torrey Smith shows with this adorable video of his 1-year-old son T.J. dancing to “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae).” The video — which has over 3 million views on Facebook — shows the toddler calmly playing with his toys on the floor. But when the song starts, he suddenly jumps up and busts a move.
Smith posted the video with a spot on caption: “When you thought you were done
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One Out of Every 25 Death Row Inmates Innocent

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Black Politics in New Deal Atlanta

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