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Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

Posted by Talata Davis - January 23, 2017
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The 13th – New Slavery In America

Posted by Derrick Richardson - November 13, 2016
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Breaking Soul Ties

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U.S. Navy Investigates Illicit Nude Photos of Female Marines Posted Online

Posted by - March 10, 2017

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) has launched an investigation into the suspected distribution of nude photographs of female Marines to military personnel and veterans via a secret Facebook group that promotes sexual violence.   According to the Center for Investigative Reporting, Since Jan. 30, more than two dozen women — many on active duty,

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Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

Posted by - January 23, 2017

Late last year we all heard the interview from Lil Wayne where he “claimed” to have no understanding of the Black Lives Matter movement. Within hours, people all over the country did the following: 1. Generated their opinions in outrage 2. Insulted him (Now-a-days we refer to this as coonin’) 3. Created memes poking fun at

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The 13th – New Slavery In America

Posted by - November 13, 2016

The “13th” is a documentary directed by Ava DuVernay. Through a series of interviews and archived footage DuVernay proves that the “13th” amendment is nothing more than a continuation of slavery. Due to the seriousness of the topic at hand, it is impossible to start slow and receive its message in tapered amounts. The documentary validates

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The Importance of Moving In Silence – On Social Media

Posted by - October 24, 2016

Not everyone wants to see you happy Remember, you don’t know everyone that’s following you or lurking on your social media profiles. Let me tell you, they all don’t want to see you shine. Heck, some of the people you do know don’t want to see you achieve your goals. Point is, some people get great relief

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Rutina Wesley On Her Dream Role Playing Nova Bordelon in Queen Sugar

Posted by - October 2, 2016

  Just when tiny doubts creep in, I get reminded! As an artist working hard to make a name for myself in the film and television world,  times definitely get hard. It doesn’t always seem like things will work out, and it can be such a long journey with few rewards along the way. A couple

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T.I. reverses the roles of police brutality in “War Zone” video

Posted by - September 20, 2016

T.I. continues his support of the Black Lives Matter movement with a game changing music video. In the midst of the current war against police brutality, many public figures have taken it upon themselves to support the minority, and T.I. never fails to go above and beyond. Many people question if there’d be a war to begin with if Sandra

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What it FEELS like to raise a young black man TODAY

Posted by - July 29, 2016

If you asked me do I sleep at night, I don’t. There are nights when I sleep peacefully because I look at the gift God has given me… A SON. He’s very energetic, intelligent, kind, and sweet. He’s my greatest accomplishment. But then there are nights when I look at the world we live in

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Seeking the Dream While Facing Reality

Posted by - July 18, 2016

On August 28th, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King delivered arguably one of the most famous speeches in American History, the “I Have A Dream Speech”. His speech reiterated the frustrations and unwavering hope of the African-American community along with other disenfranchised groups. To many it served as a means to say what they, themselves, weren’t

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Alicia Keys: Time to Uncover

Posted by - June 4, 2016

Recently, singer-songwriter Alicia Keys decided to embrace her natural beauty and share her newfound strength with the world. The 15-Grammy Award winning singer just released her newest single, In Common, which is expected to appear on the track-list of her upcoming album. The track is centered around the concept of accepting the people you love for who they are,

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Harvard Grad Donovan Livingston Delivers Powerful Spoken Word Speech at Graduation

Posted by - May 27, 2016

“For generations we have known of knowledge’s infinite power. Yet somehow, we’ve never questioned the keeper of the keys, the guardians of information… I’ve been a Black hole in the classroom for far too long, absorbing everything, without allowing my light to escape. But those days are done. I belong among the stars. And so do you. And so

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