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Breaking Down Racial Barriers in South Africa

A very good friend of mine, the township filmmaker S’bongile Tom, who I’ve known for coming up to three years and have spent a great deal of time with, told me something today that he’s never told me before. 969 more words


Implementation of the Employment Equality Directive

Written by Martina Prpic

The need to promote equal treatment in specific areas, such as nationality and gender, was recognised right from the start of European construction, with the Treaty of Rome. 567 more words


Al Sharpton Decries Lack of African American School Shooters

NEW YORK CITY–Rev. Al Sharpton, civil rights activist and host of MSNBC’s PoliticsNation, took the opportunity last night to blast the lack of opportunities available to black students who wish to shoot up their schools and classmates. 207 more words


Continuing the Fight for Equal Rights: Penn Student Denzel Cummings Helps Start the Black Ivy Coalition

The fatal shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson is part of a current national conversation. Riding on the momentum of this issue, black student leaders have come together in support of racial equality and a desire for reform by forming a multi-university group, the… 307 more words


Inspirational Quotes

“It’s impossible for a man to know who his true friends are, as long as he possesses anything of value.”

- William Chasterson



I am praying for peace in Ferguson, Missouri… after the death Michael Brown.  I pray that we  be smart and quite confrontational about the injustices everywhere not just Ferguson. 131 more words

Finally Catching Up?: TV Portraying Minorities

Viewers are fed up with white-washed television. A plot relying purely on a boy and girl stuck in a cliche love triangle in a white suburban America just wont cut it anymore, and we’re happy to report that some in the television industry seem to be listening. 631 more words