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The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and Chicago Police Murdered a Black...

On December 4, 1969, 47 years ago today, a select unit of Chicago police officers executed a predawn raid that left Illinois Black Panther...

Jordan Davis Documentary Set to Debut on HBO

In the wake of the Trayvon Martin killing, another victim of Florida's controversial Stand Your Ground law was Jordan Davis, a black 17-year-old who was shot...
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Rap Legend Scarface Teams Up with Callaway in Golf Documentary

Hip Hop legend Scarface isn’t necessarily the first person you think about when golf is mentioned. But the Houston rap vet is an avid golfer,...
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Take a trip through NYC in Spike Lee’s amazing short film ‘Brave’

New York's French fashion outlet Moncler recruited Spike Lee to direct a short film in celebration of the grand opening of its flagship store...
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Remembering the Elaine, Arkansas Massacre of 1919

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mD8ucOs4CKs] -Via Arkansas Encyclopedia The Elaine Massacre was by far the deadliest racial confrontation in Arkansas history and possibly the bloodiest racial conflict in the...

Tulsa Oklahoma: Black Business District Was The First American City Attacked By Air In...

On May 30, 1921 a young black man named Dick Rowland, stumbled into a white woman, while entering an elevator. He was accused of...

Netflix Announces Three New Dave Chappelle Comedy Specials

Three brand new comedy specials from funny man Dave Chappelle are coming to Netflix. The company broke the news via Twitter on Monday (Nov....
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Huey P. Newton: A Legacy Untold

Huey Percy Newton (February 17, 1942 -- August 22, 1989) was an African-American political and urban activist who, along with Bobby Seale, co-founded the...
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The Real Medusa: An Afrikan Goddess with Dreadlocks Not Snakes

Medusa, a real woman, was the Afrikan serpent-goddess said to have worn a pouch around her waist containing live snakes that represented wisdom and...
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Before Rosa Parks There Was Ida B. Wells

Seventy years before Rosa Parks sparked the civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a bus, there was Ida B....
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Why I Decided To Move To Ghana

Many Blacks of the diaspora have decided to relocate to Ghana in search of better opportunities. Ghana was once known as one of the starting...
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Written in Stone: Did Our Ancestors Predict Slavery?

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Michelle Obama Talks Education with Liberian Girls in ‘We Will Rise’ Documentary

In an exclusive clip from the inspiring documentary, We Will Rise: Michelle Obama's Mission to Educate Girls Around the World, the First Lady met with students...
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Gene Roberts – The Man Who Betrayed Malcolm X

Gene Roberts, one of Malcolm's chiefs of security, was an NYPD undercover cop. Roberts was an agent with NYPDs Bureau of Special Services (BOSS),...

An All-Female Patrol Is Winning The War Against Rhino Poaching In South Africa

A new weapon has emerged in the fight against South Africa's rhino poaching. The Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Unit, a team primarily of women, patrol the Balule Private...