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Jim Crow Racism is Back With a Vengeance – But There is Hope!

July 7, 2018

The historical trauma of racism never went away, but now it will be worse.

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TRAITORS: Fox News Host Calls Confederates ‘Revered Historical American Leaders’

August 20, 2017

It’s been five days since Donald Trump fell off the crazy train into the abyss of neo-Nazi advocacy. His press conference last Tuesday will be remembered as a tribute to the white supremacists that helped to elect him. To this…

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That Time Donald Trump Destroyed Historic Statues and F**king Lied About It

August 17, 2017

Even before the Charlottesville riot, there has been a huge debate regarding whether or not statues and memorials honoring leaders of the Confederate States of America should remain in public places. The Civil War, as readers may be aware, was…

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Fox News Contributor Angry Over ‘Bullying’ Of Anti-LGBT States (VIDEO)

April 12, 2016

Are Musicians “Bullying” Anti-LGBT States By Canceling Performances? Fox News Contributors Say Yes Fox News loves playing the victim card, don’t they? On Tuesday, one Fox News contributor declared that Bruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams canceling shows in protest of…

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This 106 Year Young Woman Dancing With The Obamas Is The Essence Of Why We’ll Miss Them

February 22, 2016

Virginia McLaurin has been kicking her heels up since 1909. An African American woman who lived through the Jim Crow era and the Civil Rights movement, McLaurin proved she’s still with it and recorded a video message for the Obama’s and…

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Why The Legacy Of Harper Lee’s ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Still Matters

February 19, 2016

Harper Lee taught us how to be better people Iconic American author, Nelle Harper Lee, known as Harper Lee to her generations of fans, but simply as Nelle by her close friends, has died at the age of 89 in…

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Ta-Nehisi Coates Destroys Hillary Clinton’s Racist Version Of US History

January 27, 2016

“Hillary Clinton, whether she knows it or not, is retelling a racist—though popular—version of American history which held sway in this country until relatively recently.”  — Ta-Nehisi Coates. During CNN’s Democratic Town Hall Forum on January 25, Presidential Candidate Hillary…

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Crowd Cheers As ‘Old Dixie Highway’ Gets New Name In Honor Of Barack Obama (VIDEO)

December 18, 2015

Riviera Beach, Florida changes “Old Dixie Highway” to “President Barack Obama Highway.” Since the Confederate Flag controversy, cities across our nation are purging other symbols of our vile “heritage” of slavery, violence and racism as well. Last December, a cheering crowd gathered in…

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Hillary Clinton Compares Alabama Voter Restrictions To Jim Crow

October 18, 2015

Hillary Clinton Says Alabama GOP Antics Are Reminiscent Of Jim Crow Era Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton had strong words for Alabama Republicans, claiming their recent voter-related antics are a blatant return to the Jim Crow era of the United…

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Actor Sidney Poitier Receives 100th NAACP Spingarn Medal

October 4, 2015

Sidney Poitier took on ground-breaking roles, epitomizing excellence in the arts — Cornell Brooks, NAACP Pres. On Sept. 28, it was announced by the NAACP National Board of Directors along with NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks, that Sidney Poitier had been…

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