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Political Prisoner Rev. Edward Pinkney Fears for His Life | Black Agenda Report

Political Prisoner Rev. Edward Pinkney Fears for His Life

Submitted by Glen Ford on Tue, 06/07/2016 – 18:02

A Black Agenda Radio commentary by executive editor Glen Ford…

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Keep Muhammed Ali's Legacy Away from Beyonce and Kanye West | Black Agenda Report

Keep Muhammed Ali’s Legacy Away from Beyonce and Kanye West

Submitted by Danny Haiphong on Tue, 06/14/2016 – 19:12

by Danny Haiphong

Airheaded commentators compare Beyonce’s media products and Kanye West’s off-hand quips to Muhammad Ali’s heroic political struggle and genuine sacrifice in the Sixties. 1,369 more words

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Is It Time For Federal Anti-Gentrification Zones In NYC?: Gothamist

Some of these concepts are familiar. An early-1990s federal preservation program called the Low-Income Housing Preservation and Resident Homeownership Act (LIHPRHA) provided federal funding to nonprofit organizations and tenant groups to purchase their buildings, before Congress defunded it in 1998. 478 more words

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NOI.org Webcast | June 12, 2016: The Life and Times of Muhammad Ali by The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan

NOI.org Live Webcasts: June 12, 2016: The Life and Times of Muhammad Ali by The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan * Check Trouble status updates. * Donate to support NOI.org Services * Join The Nation of Islam… 8 more words

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Why Hillary Doesn't Fit In With My Feminism | The Progressive Army

Why Hillary Doesn’t Fit In With My Feminism

The continued lack of intersectionality in Feminism and Politics

By Pamela Elaine

June 11, 2016

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Reparations Isn’t a Political Demand | Jacobin

ve gotten a range of reactions to my “open letter” to Ta-Nehisi Coates. Some people find the piece extremely compelling, while others are horrified and accuse me of putting “class over race” or worse, “Marxplaining.” 2,125 more words

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The Debt: What we, Black Men, owe Black Women and children — and what we owe ourselves. — Medium

“Life is not what one lived, but what one remembers and how one remembers it in order to recount it.”

~Gabriel Garcia Marquez~

“Next to God we are indebted to women, first for life itself, and then for making it worth living.” 4,918 more words

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