Two larger than life figures from the world of television, Norman Lear and Shonda Rimes, have joined forces to produce a thought-provoking 5-part docuseries airing today on the network EPIX called.. Huffington Post
Apartheid ended 22 years ago in South Africa, but a sense of segregation can still be felt strongly in its urban fabric.
Under apartheid, black communities were separated from white communities via.. Huffington Post
Pocahontas Island is a peninsula located within the city limits of Petersburg, Va., and IT is said to be one of the oldest black communities in the U.S. Richard Stewart, the unofficial mayor of the.. Source: The Washington Post - Affiliate -
After watching the first Presidential Debate last night, I was wishing that we could find a way to hear what Lester Holt asked and what Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump answered free of any biases and.. Huffington Post
The first study of its kind found 911 calls in black Milwaukee neighborhoods dropped significantly following the beating of Frank Jude, an unarmed black man. And then crime rates rose. Christian Science Monitor
Television pundits have consumed oceans of water and writers have worn down a lot of keys trying to explain why a demand for accountability and justice from law enforcement doesn't negate a need to.. SeattlePI.com
Submitted by TJ Brown via The Foundation for Economic Education,
*Until recently, American political culture settled into a comfortable middle ground on matters of race. *People knew what to say and.. Zero Hedge
With the United States' voter registration rate among the lowest in the developed world, there's no doubt we need a National Voter Registration Day. But, if our country wants to work towards a goal of.. Huffington Post
Yoruba myth in the Louisiana bayou at Theatre Rhino The three plays of Terrell Alvin McCraney’s epic cycle, “The Brother/Sister Plays,” are all set in the current-day Louisiana bayou, and they.. SFGate
Amid nationwide protests following high-profile officer-involved shootings, students at the University of Vermont took a stand this weekend by hoisting a “Black Lives Matter” flag alongside the.. Huffington Post
It was a beautiful thing to watch. There's nothing sweeter than witnessing a Donald Trump implosion in front of 100-million people. I suspect the first presidential debate will likely go down as the.. Huffington Post
In the year leading up to Sandra Bland’s arrest, she uploaded a series of videos to YouTube, recorded on her cell phone, called “Sandy Speaks.” In the first of the series, made on Jan. 15, 2015,.. Huffington Post
So how do we judge last night's debate?
Before we get to what actually happened, we should start with what history - from past years and this year- tells us about how to view it.
First, audience... Huffington Post
Monday night’s debate provided voters with a pretty accurate picture of the choice they face in November.
One candidate, Democrat Hillary Clinton, has experience and a firm grasp of policy. She.. Huffington Post
WASHINGTON ― Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump drew a stark contrast to his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, when he said during the first presidential debate on Monday.. Huffington Post
*The day has finally arrived. *The two most disliked presidential candidates in the history of America face off mano a (wo)mano in a 90-minute, pee-break-barred grudge match of the politically-correct.. Zero Hedge
A civil rights museum in Greensboro, North Carolina, denied Donald Trump a VIP visit, calling his team rude and demanding, WFMY reported.
Trump’s campaign had reached out to The International.. Huffington Post
Donald Trump wants to ramp up the use of stop-and-frisk policing, an aggressive approach whereby officers will seize, question and sometimes search civilians they deem suspicious.
The Republican.. Huffington Post
The post-Reconstruction South ushered in Jim Crow laws, systemically designed to condemn the black community to second-class citizenship. To counter this reality, several black communities across the.. Huffington Post
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to the Pastors Leadership Conference at New Spirit Revival Center, Wednesday, September 21, 2016, in Cleveland,.. The American Prospect