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Who Was Malcom X and Why Was He Assassinated – An Insider’s View

This Sunday’s highly anticipated BET Awards boasted lots of fantastic performances from the likes of Beyoncé, Erykah Badu and Desiigner. But the stars for this year’s show were bringing heat not just to the stage, but to the red carpet, too. Everyone from Gabrielle Union to host Tracee Ellis Ross came out with looks that were sleek, chic and just a little daring. Perhaps the best look of the night came from Janelle Monae in a striped black-and-white suit which she told red carpet host Llyod

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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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The Black Power and Black Arts Movement: An Inseparable Connection

This project interrogates the interrelationships between the functional and ideological similarities between the Black Art aesthetic and the Conceptualization of Black Power doing the 70’s. More than a mere production of visual symbology or pictorial aside, this movie illustrates the necessity of art in reconfiguring and re-representing the concepts of self determination necessary for realizing BLACK POWER. Thusly, it is my contention that the BLACK art and Black power are not separated but
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Who Was Malcom X and Why Was He Assassinated – An Insider’s View

Following the Freddie Gray riots that erupted earlier this year, Baltimore has created 3,000 additional… http://www.blackenterprise.com/career/baltimore-creates-additional-3000-summer-jobs-youth/
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Major Milestones in the African American Struggle for Freedom

Sen. Bernie Sanders adds young criminal justice advocate and supporter of the Black Lives Matter…
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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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Honoring Yuri Kochiyama Human Rights Activist – Freedom Fighter

Music executive J. Erving talks expanding his business portfolio.
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