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Can We Talk About Rape?

No matter what you become, shit like this will always be a shadow over you.

Nate Parker, actor and director of one of the movies that shook the… 658 more words

Shorts

Does it Matter if the Artist is a Rapist?

I have had the benefit of geography and time. I was born a white woman in Southern Ontario and because of that, and that alone, I have had opportunities not presented to women–or men–elsewhere at different times. 413 more words

News

Teaching Your Children About The Nat Turner Rebellion

by Rick McCray

With all the recent news on the upcoming film, Birth of Nation, many are revisiting a complex time in American History.  The film, expected to be released on October 7, 2016, is a period drama about enslaved American… 549 more words

African American History

Is Nate Parker The Victim Of A Right-Wing Campaign?

Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton is questioning why filmmaker Nate Parker is under intense public scrutiny for rape charges leveled against him 17 years ago. 253 more words

National

Is Nate Parker The Victim Of A Right-Wing Campaign?

Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton is questioning why filmmaker Nate Parker is under intense public scrutiny for rape charges leveled against him 17 years ago. 253 more words

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Is Nate Parker The Victim Of A Right-Wing Campaign?

Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton is questioning why filmmaker Nate Parker is under intense public scrutiny for rape charges leveled against him 17 years ago. 253 more words

National

Part 2: Black Anger and The Nate Parker conundrum

Not soon after I finished my last blog post, the Milwaukee incident happened, Cam Newton says we as a nation are past racism, Nate Parker’s murky past got brought up, and United States of America kicked ass in the olympics. 1,202 more words

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