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“Possession” Award-Winning Nat Turner Short Film

http://www.lionheart-filmworks.com Produced for the 2010 Richmond 48 Hour Film Festival – An original short film written by Baron Blakely & Directed by Kevin Hershberger. Starring Tyhm Kennedy as the legendary Virginian Nat Turner, this story touches on the brutal reality of the 1831 Southampton, Virginia Slave Revolt. Visit the fan/info page on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Possession-the-Film/138238199529745?ref=ts
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Black Politics in New Deal Atlanta

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Denmark Vesey Monument Dedication – Unveiling Moment

Watch Courtney Kemp Agboh chat with the Daily News about how she connected with 50…
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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…

Revitalizing the African American Reparations Movement

Baltimore state’s attorney Marilyn J. Mosby announced that a grand jury has indicted the six…
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