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Fort Monroe in Hampton, Va

Historian works to ‘humanize those enslaved’ at Fort Monroe

This June 11, 2008 file photo shows some of the fortifications inside the moat at Fort Monroe in Hampton, Va. Casemate Museum Historian Robert...
Lonnie Bunch is director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.

How Lonnie Bunch came to lead the Museum of African American History

Lonnie Bunch is director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington. (Photo: Michael R. Barnes, Smithsonian, NMAAHC) By Susannah...
President Donald Trump talks about border security with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) as Vice President Mike Pence sits nearby in the Oval Office on December 11, 2018 in Washington, D.C.

$2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan ‘Another Empty Promise’ From Trump

President Donald Trump talks about border security with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) as Vice President Mike...
National Museum of African American History and Culture

Five Things to Know About the Billionaire Donor Behind That Morehouse Gift

Smith was among the top donors to the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Gustavo Rossi/Shutterstock By Ade Adeniji, Inside Philanthropy — It’s graduation...
UN’s Mandate to Protect Human Rights Takes Another Hit

UN’s Mandate to Protect Human Rights Takes Another Hit

By Thalif Deen, IPS — The UN’s longstanding mandate to promote and protect human rights worldwide –- undermined recently by right-wing nationalist governments and authoritarian...
Ben Carson Humiliates Himself At Hearing As Member Of Congress Has To Explain How HUD Works

Ben Carson Humiliates Himself At Congressional Hearing

Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) had to explain to HUD Secretary Ben Carson how his agency works during a House hearing. Ben Carson Humiliates Himself At...
Oprah donation will help fund Newark after-school program

Oprah donation will help fund Newark after-school program

Photo from Principal Akbar Cook’s (Center) Instagram By News 12, Newark, New Jersey —  Oprah Winfrey surprised students and teachers Friday at Newark’s West Side High...
Black Billionaire Robert Smith Pays Off Student Loan Debt of 400 Morehouse Students

Black Billionaire Pays Off Student Loan Debt of 400 Morehouse Students

At their graduation on May 19, investor and chemical engineer Robert Smith announced he would pay off the student loan debt of Morehouse’s 2019...
Commentary, Articles and Essays by Dr. Julianne Malveaux

Forget the Adversity Score, Just Dump the SAT

By Julianne Malveaux — The College Board, the organization that develops and administers the SAT test, has developed a new “adversity score” to augment the...
Nazi officials use calipers to measure an ethnic German

The Disturbing Resilience of Scientific Racism

A new book explores how racist biases continue to maintain a foothold in research today By Ramin Skibba, Smithsonian — Scientists, including those who study race,...
Sojourner Truth

The History of Black Women Championing Demands for Reparations

Ana Lucia Araujo is a historian and professor at Howard University. Her latest book Reparations for Slavery and the Atlantic Slave Trade: A Transnational...

Discover your Prophetic Destiny and Deliverance for Prophetic Destinies with Prophet Shepherd Bushiri

Major 1 arrives in the gathering on May 19, 2019, to declare how wonderful the time of worship is. He reflects on the way...
COMMUNIQUÉ à l'occasion de la célébration de la journée internationale des droits de la Femme e...

COMMUNIQUÉ du President Daniel Edah à l’occasion de la célébration de la journée internationale...

Source: President Daniel Edah COMMUNIQUÉ à l'occasion de la célébration de la journée internationale des droits de la Femme en République du Bénin. #JIF2019 #Edah #MPS Les...
Monsieur le Président de la République du Bénin, je vous prie d'opter pour la paix !

Monsieur le Président de la République du Bénin, je vous prie d’opter pour la...

Source: President Daniel Edah   Monsieur le Président de la République du Bénin, je vous prie d'opter pour la paix ! More about President Daniel Edah at...

U.S. HOUSE PASSES THE NAACP-SUPPORTED EQUALITY ACT

On May 17, 2019, by a bipartisan vote of 236 yeas to 173 nays the U.S. House voted to approve and send to the...
Open Letter to Gov. Newsom in Support of School Choice

Open Letter to Gov. Newsom in Support of School Choice

Chapter News — May 20 Open Letter to Governor Gavin Newsom and the California LegislatureFrom the...
Aligning humanitarian cash assistance with national social safety nets in refugee settings: Key considerations and learning, May 2019

National Action Network seeking new members – News – The Repository


Staff report Thursday May 16, 2019 at 2:03 PM The next meeting of the National Action Network's Steubenville chapter will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Schiappa Library, 4141 Mall Dr. in...
President Publicly Blasts Justice Minister Over Negligence To Duties

President Publicly Blasts Justice Minister Over Negligence To Duties

Zimbabwean President, Emmerson Mnangagwa publicly chided his Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs minister, Ziyambi Ziyambi, accusing him of poorly executing his duties. Ziyambi,...
In the Name of Albert Ramon Dorsey and Dennis Todd Rogers #Boycott24

In the Name of Albert Ramon Dorsey and Dennis Todd Rogers #Boycott24

Dennis Todd Roger (L) murdered by LA Sheriff’s at the Ladera Heights location on 03/08/17 and Albert Ramon Dorsey (R) murdered by LA Sheriff’s...
Ending Mass Incarceration: Ideas from Today

Ending Mass Incarceration: Ideas from Today’s Leaders

By Inimai M. Chettiar, Priya Raghavan, Michael Waldman, Adureh Onyekwere — Source: The Brennan Center for Justice – brennancenter.org The American public has decisively concluded that our...
Commentary, Articles and Essays by Dr. Maulana Karenga

Beyond the Bondage of Plantation Politics

Part. 1. By Dr. Maulana Karenga — During both the Holocaust of enslavement and the era of segregation, leaving the plantation was a metaphor, mental process and actual...

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