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Talk about Black empowerment at Western PA Black Political Assembly breakfast

Alpha Media of Portland, Oregon, announced they have closed the purchase of Access 1 Communications… Black-Owned Media Company Access 1 Communications Sells Nine Stations
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Andrew Young on The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos

April will be “Whiteness History Month” at a community college in Portland, Oregon, where faculty and staff wanted to come up with a new way to teach about race and racism. Unlike Black History Month, which is observed nationally, the project at Portland Community College “is not a celebratory endeavor,” according to the school’s website. Rather, “it is an effort to change our campus climate” in a way that critically examines white privilege and racial power structures. PCC faced backlash on
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Talk about Black empowerment at Western PA Black Political Assembly breakfast

Rev. Johnnie Monroe, the Pastor Emeritus, of Grace Memorial Presbyterian Church, issued challenges to those attending the tenth anniversary celebration of the Western Pennsylvania Black Political Assembly. He called on more of them to return to political activism, among other things. You can see Rev. Monroe, the award winners and more in this video story from Tene’ Croom.
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Black Politics in New Deal Atlanta

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American Revolution -Huey Newton and AIM

(Recasts, adds details on the department’s oversight commission)By Daina Beth SolomonLOS ANGELES, June 5 (Reuters) – The Los Angeles police chief and an independent watchdog have determined two patrolmen were justified in the shooting death of unarmed black man Ezell Ford last year, the L.A. Times newspaper reported on Friday, citing unidentified sources.Department investigators foundRead more…