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American Gangster

American Gangster is movie about a black man, Frank Lucas, who is a chauffeur to a mobster in New York. After his boss dies, he takes over the business, using his own creativity and business techniques. 185 more words

The Black Room @ UC Berkeley

“…The Black Room, a new interdisciplinary working group organized by the Departments of English and African American Studies and sponsored for the 2014-2015 by the Institute for International Studies,”* will be hosting its second event of the semester next Monday, October 27th, in Wheeler 300, from 6 to 8 p.m.: an open discussion of “ 42 more words

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Woke up this morning and this is the first article I read 💭 thoughts? (Article Attached Below)

After watching consecutively all 24 hours of Roots (that’s how long it felt😩) I earned a completely different mindset on the N word. 456 more words

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Criminalizing of Black Culture--Cops


As a way to ensure white superiority, the New Jim Crow has become based upon mass incarceration and the criminalizing of black culture. Unlike when whites commit a crime and just the individual is blamed, when a black commits a crime the entire black culture is to blame. 266 more words

H7 Causes Hysteria At North Campus Diner


With just a couple of tweets as well as word-of-mouth, DnT Brand’s annual Halloween party once again took the University of Maryland’s campus by storm on Monday night. 730 more words


Picture Slideshow From UMD's Homecoming Step Show

Last Thursday night, the University of Maryland’s National Pan-Hellenic Council held a step show in celebration of homecoming.

Participating groups included: Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. 96 more words


What is the "New Black"?

Recently certain celebrities like Pharrell (pretty sure he coined the term- although I think that mentality has been around), Raven Symone, Jhene Aiko, etc have been culprits of this barf-inducing phenomenon. 466 more words

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