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Rutgers University Professor Brittney Cooper Wants Less Police 'Encounters,' Not Friendlier Ones

The death of Eric Garner at the hands of the New York City Police Department, and additional videos that have surfaced showing police using excessive force and placing individual in chokeholds, have sparked a heated debate about police brutality against African-Americans and in inner-city communities. 68 more words

CULTURE

Throwback Week: “Talking White” and Other Fallacies

“Talking White” and Other Fallacies

 

As I do a great deal of work with children on self-esteem, a lot of parents have recently contacted me about their concerns for their children at school. 690 more words

What Does It Mean to Be Black? [Video]

Here’s a look at an upcoming segment on The Hype TV Show where a room full of African Americans (representing several generations) discuss what it means to be black. 19 more words

The Show

Wait Your Turn Please! 2

So here’s the actual story…

I’m minding my own REGISTER with the help of a few supervisors who are running around like crazy chickens to retrieve… 325 more words

The Woes

The FDA Should Ban Black Blood

I recently committed an act of civil disobedience. I donated blood. But before I get to that, I realize that it seems as if David Duke… 786 more words

Black People