Justice

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Civil rights attorney Julius LeVonne Chambers died after a long illness.

He was 76.

Julius Chambers was a champion of the...

For African Americans, the Great Recession continues.

This is both troubling and ironic because it coincides with the administration of the nation's first black president.

The black...

[LAW OF THE LAND]

The issue is beyond race and Florida’s "Stand Your Ground" law. George Zimmerman’s fear of Trayvon Martin led to murder and his acquittal. Since fear for...

[Beneath The Spin]

I was in Los Angeles on the corner of Vernon and Central the other day, just after school let out. If it hadn't been for the fact that I grew up in that...

[Race Talk]

If we talk about what ails us that will make it better. When will Black Americans stop getting short shrift?

Here lately the Supreme Court’s invalidation...

Imagine your kindergartner is visiting a new friend’s house. During the hour they are running around together they’ll pick up and play with all three of the following things, but only two of them...

Article from theroot

School-discipline...

Tracy Martin, Trayvon's father

[Op-Ed]

I have a 16-year old son. I cannot imagine losing him because some beast decided to play Lone Ranger...

Bob Law

[Community Announcement]

Stand Our Ground Community Empowerment Forum

Tuesday, August 6, 2013.

As a result of the...

[Civil Rights]

The White House announced that President Obama will commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law with a reception to...

Tracy Martin shown with Trayvon

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Last week, the father of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin spoke before...

[Op-Ed]Bill Thompson Delivered his Remarks at Abundant Life Church, Sunday, July 28, 2013.

The Book of Proverbs promises that “Out in the open,...

December 12 Movement's Omowale Clay. Photo credit: The Black Star News

[Black Star News Editorial]

Boycotts are legitimate forms of...

Bea Sabino

[Op-Ed: On Immigration Reform]

In the face of an inefficient and outdated US immigration system awaiting reform in Congress...

Marissa Alexander

In the weeks since the not-guilty verdict in the second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman, widespread outrage and legitimate questions...

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