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We Taught Netroots Nation a Lesson: #BlackRoots Nation Took Center Stage

July 16th was the start of Netroots Nation, a national progressive politics conference that brings together community organizers, activists, political candidates, and politicians from all over the country. 713 more words

Black Politics

Nzingha: Women in The Garvey Movement 2008

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A man in Alabama collapsed and died after officers sprayed him with pepper spray while arresting him after a chase, Tuscaloosa police said Saturday. 53 more words

Black Issues

Direct Black Investment

This is related to the discussions which are taking place today, where there is a lack of black owned businesses today. So you ask, what is direct black investment, in the regeneration world this would be the same as direct foreign investment from multinational companies, rather from people who live in the city or country where the investment is required. 580 more words

Social Upliftment

RENDER YOUR ATTENTION: Rapper Killer Mike aka Michael Render Running for Georgia State Representative!

“Listening to Killer Mike talk, or rap, for one minute should be enough to convince you he’s a born political leader. While, he’s always been very vocal about his views, Mike has never attempted to enter politics, but it seems the day has finally come. 72 more words

Empowering our Communities, Beyond the Vote

Announcing the Arizona Black Voter Alliance! We are engaging, educating and empowering Black communities in  Phoenix and beyond to work together to create change. BVA is a brand-new campaign to promote leadership and civic engagement. 31 more words

Black Politics