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Kendrick Lamar Honored By The California State Senate

Fri, 05/15/2015 - 07:11

Lamar was named the 35th District's "generational icon." 

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Stephanie Mills Returns Home in NBC's 'The Wiz Live!'

Fri, 05/15/2015 - 04:01

The powerful vocalist will perform in the classic musical once again.

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Cristela Alonzo Opens Up About Her Show Being Cancelled

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 05:59

The star of the ABC sitcom expresses her gratitude and her views on what "Cristela" accomplished. 

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No Charges for Madison Cop Who Killed 19-Year-Old Tony Robinson Jr.

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:22

The 19-year-old was killed by Madison police officer Matt Kenny on March 6.

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More People Moved in the Foreclosure Crisis Than During the Great Migration

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:22

What if we thought about the foreclosure crisis as a migration issue, and not just as a housing one?

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'Marley' The Musical Travels to Baltimore

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:22

Kwame Kwei-Armah brings the late great Marley's life and work to the city stage. 

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'Southern Rites' Documentary Examines a Town's Sharp Racial Divide

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:22

In Mongomery County, Georgia, which held segregated proms until 2009, a case of a white town leader killing a black man sounds all too familiar.

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Some Upset Over Marilyn Mosby Attending #Rally4Peace Concert

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 05:17

According to a number of tweeters,  Maryland State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby attending a show dedicated to healing means that she's biased against police. 

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Wisconsin DA to Reveal Findings in Madison Cop's Shooting of Tony Robinson

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 13:47

The 19-year-old was killed by Madison police officer Matt Kenny on March 6.

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Officer Friendly Encounters That Old Black Magic

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:43

http://www.communitychange.org/real-people/writing-fellowships/In an alarming number of fatal police shootings authorities have accused people of color of pulling Houdini-level stunts in custody. This is what happens when magical Negros go from good to bad.  

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Michelle Obama at Tuskegee, Prince in Baltimore, Sunset on Mars

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:43

Some of Monday's big stories

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MSNBC: Tara Conley Talks Baltimore Uprising

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:43

Race Forward, publisher of Colorlines, appeared on MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Show to discuss social media and mainstream media coverage of the national protest movement against police violence.

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Moms of Sons Killed by Police to March in D.C.

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:43

A sobering kind of Mother's Day gathering.

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Questlove Documents His Musical Experience In Havana

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 04:37

The musical savant goes to Cuba and taps intot its rich artistic culture.

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Latino BBQ Joint Owner to Host ‘White Appreciation Day’

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 13:08

White diners—and no others—will get a 10 percent discount on June 11

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A Film Based On The President and FLOTUS's First Date Is In The Works

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 13:08

The first couple's love story will be coming to a screen near you.

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U.K. Elections, Dashcam: White Cop Kicks Black Man's Face, 'Cristela Cancelled'

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 13:08

Some of Friday's big stories

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