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Booker T Washington vs W.E.B. DuBois — Analyzing Their Differences

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice… the roster of African Americans killed by police just… Silicon Valley Saviors: Tech to End Police Brutality and More Bloodshed

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Booker T Washington vs W.E.B. DuBois — Analyzing Their Differences

When Barack Obama broke onto the national landscape at the 2004 Democratic convention, he talked optimistically about one America. It was a rallying cry for pluralism and a belief in the basic decency and good in the American people: There’s not a liberal America and a conservative America — there’s the United States of America. There’s not a black America and white America and Latino America and Asian America; there’s the United States of America. Mr. Obama’s narrative gave us hope and
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Marcus Garvey Africa for the Africans Those at Home and Those Abroad

The Black Power and Black Arts Movement: An Inseparable Connection

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie slammed President Barack Obama for allegedly failing to support police officers. “The president’s appointed FBI director has said this week that, because of a lack of support from politicians like the president of the United States, that police officers are afraid to get out of their cars and enforce the law,” Christie said. Christie was referring to remarks by FBI Director James Comey, who attributed a spike in crime to the “Ferguson Effect,” which is the
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African American Politics: A History of Struggle