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Flash Movie Review: Marshall

IT IS STILL A MYSTERY, at least to me, how a person winds up with a strong sense of confidence. In fact is it even a sense? 566 more words

Drama

2 Girls Who Travel Get an Exclusive Screening of the Marshall Movie

Prior to its Oct. 13 release, we were able to see an advanced screening of the new movie Marshall, which tells the story of a young Thurgood Marshall – before he was appointed the first African-American Supreme Court Justice. 206 more words

Entertainment

Boseman, Hudlin team up to portray a young Thurgood Marshall

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chadwick Boseman knows a little about portraying icons: his acting resume includes Jackie Robinson, James Brown and comic book’s first black superhero, the Black Panther. 807 more words

National

The Heart of Battle: Repackaged Racism

An NAACP member walks up to Ryu, the most recognizable representative of Capcom’s Street Fighter series, which in turn constitutes the most repackaged Fighting-game series in the history of humanity; the NAACP member asks Ryu about how to confront repackaged racism; Ryu delivers an epic reply by saying “The answer lies in the heart of battle”.

Videogames

Body cameras, now gun cameras? Some police trying them out

A small number of police departments are showing interest in a new type of video camera that can be mounted directly on officers’ guns, saying it may offer a better view of officer-involved shootings than body cameras. 873 more words

News

Mayor Jim Kenney Speaks At Local NAACP Reception

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia branch of the NAACP celebrated its annual awards gala Friday night and a key city figure was in attendance.

The event was held at the First District Plaza in University City and Mayor Jim Kenney spoke at the reception. 32 more words

News

Utah's Negro Bill Canyon Renamed After Years Of Contentious Debates

Negro Bill Canyon in southern Utah has a new name.

The canyon will now be known as Grandstaff Canyon after years of debates over the offensive race-based moniker, … 366 more words

Nation