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The Cops Who Killed Ramarley Graham Walk Free (#NOJUSTICE)

  • ColorOfChange.Org  is urging the United States Department of Justice to hold New York cop Richard Haste accountable for killing an unarmed teenager inside of his home.
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Trigger-Happy Tenants: Don’t Shoot the Messenger

It was dark in the wee morning hours of Feb 4, 1999. Amadou Diallo, an immigrant from Guinea, was standing outside his low-income apartment building on Wheeler Avenue in the South Bronx. 1,060 more words

We are the Keepers of Black History and the Fighters of our Freedom

You can never fully understand your position in society until you know your history. Everything I am and everything I will be is because of those who suffered before me. 396 more words

February 25 African American Historical Events

Today in Black History – February 25 *

1867 – Tennessee Gov. William Gannaway Brownlow issues a proclamation
warning that the unlawful events of the Ku Klux Klan “must and… 474 more words

African American History