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How would Black civil war soldiers feel about the Confederate flag?

The Confederate flag represents racial oppression to many. Yet, it is a mere relic of Southern...

 Chief Tom Jackson ran Ferguson Police like a Godfather

[Speaking Truth To Power]

The man charged with shooting two Ferguson Police officers now...

Rev. Jackson; champion of voting rights for all -- except Saharawis?

[Commentary]

Stirring statements on the sanctity of voting rights...

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim

Farmer organizations, indigenous groups, trade unions and other civil society organizations, under the umbrella of...

Jeffrey Williams: Subjected to old-South type interrogation lawyer claims?

A lawyer for Jeffrey Williams, the 20-year-old man who was arrested and charged with...

 

Driving the dark highway to Selma, Ala., I met forgotten heroes of the voting rights movement.

It was the night before President Barack Obama’s arrival. I was driving toward that...

Darren Wilson -- Michael Brown's killer; triggered Ferguson disasters

[Speaking Truth To Power]

This week as protests continue, against yet...

Jackson's departure comes way too late

[Black Star News Editorial]

Two police officers reportedly were shot and wounded Thursday morning...

While the in-your-face 'No Blacks Allowed' sign may be gone, columnist says mass of African Americans not doing better

On March 7, President Obama stood in Selma,...

John Lewis, now a member of Congress, being bloodied

On March 7, 1965, more than 600 civil rights demonstrators attempted to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge in...

 

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SELMA TO MONTGOMERY MARCHES

Edmund Pettus Bridge

Selma, Alabama...

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson

[Speaking Truth To Power]

A Corrupt Cesspool of Racism This week, the Justice Department in a...

Charley Saturmin Robinet -- he was "no angel"; now he's dead

Black males, especially those from low-income background are in constant danger from death at the...

Lee Hamilton

[Commentary]

The question usually comes toward the end of a public meeting. Some knotty problem is being discussed, and...

Devastated buildings after Philadelphia police dropped bomb from helicopter on MOVE headquarters -- May 13, 1985-- killing 11 people including five children, wounding scores and...

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