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MOVIE TRAILER: STRAIGHT OUT OF COMPTON | #RICKEYSMILEYSTL #FERGUSON

Musicians using music for non-violent protest, tell the truth about what’s going on.

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Are Black Americans Rejecting God-Righteousness for Self-Righteousness?

Over a week ago Americans celebrated the birthday of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. But just what did America celebrate?

America seems to celebrate everything about Martin Luther King, Jr. 724 more words

Sistah's Soapbox

In times of protest and resistance, let's not forget lessons of the past.

Over the past few years – be it from recent developments in Ferguson, Missouri or the Hong Kong protests, Cairo’s Tahrir Square and the Arab Spring, the Occupy movement or even from less widely reported demonstrations such as those occurring in… 725 more words

Social Justice

do not look away...three books of weighty civil rights history

Monday is MLK Day, 2015. I’ll have a list of five picture books then to add to those you can already find in the Subject Index. 1,335 more words

Non-fiction

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I have a dream
#Je suis Charlie
Express Yourself
Be not afraid
Life, Liberty, and the
Pursuit of Happiness
#Je suis Charlie
Of the People, By the People, 43 more words

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Attorney General Eric Holder Announces Plan To End Racial Profiling “Once And For All”

Addressing the state of race and policing relations, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that he plans to introduce new policies that will end racial profiling “once and for all.” 569 more words

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Progressive Ancestry and the Fight for Justice (Black Friday Ferguson recap)

Let me start by saying that I am not an advocate for non violent protest. My position is that I am born with a human birthright to defend myself by any means necessary when violence is visited upon myself or my family. 1,676 more words

Mike Brown