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OPINION: It’s time for Black women to stop caping a white feminist agenda

As a male supporter to Black women, I hope my sisters finally got the message that white women are not their allies. Maine Sen. Susan Collins support of Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court was the ultimate betrayal of one woman against many. Ever since Hillary Clinton’s presidential nomination, ...

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Kid turns racial bullying on its head through viral movement

A California boy’s anti-bullying movement after being called the N-word in a horrific incident is going nationwide, the Fresno Bee is reporting. The incident in question took place on a Wednesday last month. Tarrick Walker, 12, walked onto a basketball court at Kings River-Hardwick School in Hanford, Calif., to play ...

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Banned from teaching? Harvard Law School drops Brett Kavanaugh from faculty

Last week during his Senate Judiciary temper tantrum, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said that the mounting sexual assault allegations would cause him to be unable to teach or coach again. On Monday, the first domino to fall came when Harvard Law School announced that Kavanaugh would no longer teach ...

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Is Senator Cory Booker trying to hide his new bae?

As someone on the shortlist of Democrats who could challenge President Donald Trump in 2020, New Jersey Democratic Senator Cory Booker has long been been eyed as having what it takes to get the job done, part of which includes playing certain things close to the vest. Whether it’s his ...

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After her son’s murder, Lucy McBath honors his legacy by running for Congress

Lucy McBath, the mother of slain teenager, Jordan Davis, killed in his car by a man who complained about “loud music,” wouldn’t let him die in vain. Since the 2012 murder, McBath has channeled her pain into activism, advocating for justice for Jordan, becoming a spokesperson for gun control, and ...

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Time’s Up organization calls for national walkout over sexual assault accusations against Brett Kavanaugh

Time’s Up is putting the hammer down and called for a nationwide walkout today in support of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of a rape attempt. “Survivors must be heard. Wear black and join the national walkout on Monday, Sept. 24 at 1 pm ...

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Ben Jealous says if he wins MD governor’s race, he’ll train citizens on how to organize (WATCH)

Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous has made a promise you won’t hear most politicians make. Jealous, a former president of the NAACP, says if elected governor, he’s planning to train citizens on how to organize and advocate for social issues, even if it means putting pressure on his office. ...

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Ex-Florida police chief pleads guilty to framing Black men

In one of those developments that may not come as a surprise to activists, a former police chief in Florida is coming clean to framing Black men in unsolved cases, the Miami Herald reported. Former Biscayne Park Police Chief Raimundo Atesiano once bragged to his constituents about his 100 percent ...

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Family of Botham Jean holds press conference after Dallas police officer arrested for manslaughter

The family of Botham Jean gathered on Monday in Dallas to call for clarity and demand answers in the shooting death of the 26-year-old in his own apartment by a police officer. Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was arrested on Sunday and charged with manslaughter for killing Jean last Thursday ...

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Obama tells voters to step up or ‘things can get worse’

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama says the November midterm elections will give Americans “a chance to restore some sanity in our politics,” taking another swipe at his successor as he raises his profile campaigning for fellow Democrats to regain control of the House. Obama didn’t mention President ...

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