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You Hot News: Video: President Obama Delivers Eulogy at Charleston Shooting Funeral of Clementa Pinckney

I can’t imagine anything worst than being murdered in a house of worship. A place, that is supposed to be a house of peace. I mean, if you’re not safe in a church in America, where would you be safe? 345 more words

Barack Obama

Why I Left Church: An Interview with Demetris 'Big Meach' Taylor

Digging Deep with Dontá: Episode 35

There are a lot of reasons why people who grew up in the traditional church system just up and say “I can’t do this anymore” and walk away from it. 219 more words

African American

Non Essential Groups..

Imagine the energy of the moors, hebrews, christians,muslims, afrocentricks greek fraternaties, athletes, employees, military(active and nonactive), college students, school age children, all working together to stave off this genocide. 77 more words

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In the name of the Lord....

On September 15th 1963, four babies were killed when the church they were attending was blown up in Birmingham. For some reason, “black” people thought it would be wise to integrate with the people who would disrespect them like that. 141 more words

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On Ramadan: Day One-Prayers for S.C.

I was writing a post for my preparations for fasting during the month of Ramadan but my heart is too heavy to finish right now. Today my thoughts and prayers are with South Carolina Emanuel A.M.E. 79 more words

Black Women

Post-Rachel: 5 Things Rachel Dolezal Teaches Us About Race

Aside from ‪Rachel Dolezal’s hair deserving a BET award for being so on point, I am still disturbed by this bizarre story. I’m not particularly disturbed at her high levels of delusion, though it would be valid. 1,098 more words

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What Makes a Family: An Interview with the Henderson-Strong's

Digging Deep with Dontá: Episode 32

Same-Sex Marriage is legal in 37 of the 50 United States. It is a definitely controversial issue -for some- that further redefines the word ‘family’.  131 more words

African American