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Race a Significant Factor at Almost Every Stage of Criminal Prosecutions in Manhattan

5 Poems by Langston Hughes

The 2011 Haitian presidential election of was full of surprises. Grammy Award-winning artist Pras Michel had convinced his good friend and well-known Haitian singer Michel “Sweet Mickey” Martelly to run for office, then he heard that another famous Haitian musician had thrown his hat into the ring — his former Fugees bandmate Wyclef Jean.
“That was a bombshell,” he told hostRoy Sekoff duringRead more…

What’s on Your Mind – Kaye Dee & Motor Mouth

BB King has died. He wasn’t my all-time favorite Bluesman, but he was an exquisite musician and he influencedeveryone.
The moment we heard that Riley B. King — known universally both as “BB” and as the King of the Blues — had breathed his last, we invited ourselves to a very private memorial service. Our own. The King is dead, long live the Blues he was so crucial to shaping over his veryRead more…

AP US History – The Harlem Renaissance Educational Video Project

My 3rd AP US History project which I am most proud of is about the Harlem Renaissance. Created only the night before it was due (6 Hours) I was able to put together clips, research, images, sounds and edit it into one my most favorite videos yet. Around the end I did begin to rush so the editing is not as good, but overall I believe it gives plenty of insight of what the Harlem Renaissance wasRead more…

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The Black Power Movement

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Black Athletes Stand with Black Community in Protest

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