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President Johnson and Dr. King

Many died. Millions suffered.

On July 2, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a Civil Rights Act outlawing discrimination...

Bush and Cheney -- architects of disaster that still haunts U.S.

[Speaking Truth To Power]

As Iraq continues to burn amid the raising body...

President Obama

Statement by the President on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

In 1964, President Johnson put pen to paper and...

Looks spectacular but remember some of the consequences

[The Fourth Of July]

While we are all gearing up for the great celebration of this...

ISIS --not out of nowhere

[Black Star News Editorial]

When Corporate Media Downplays Inconvenient Truths -- The Emergence Of ISIS...

Rev.  Jeremiah Wright

[Beneath The Spin]

In an article written for ThyBlackMan.com, Rev. R. Joaquin Willis asked why is Rev. Jeremiah...

Bob Moses

Preamble to the U.S. Constitution: We, the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic...

Santana, Richardson, Salaam, and Clay. Photo: Black Star News

Listening to one of the men who served a long prison sentence for a false conviction, at least one...

H. Lee SarokinOn The Case of The Missing Transcripts

PART ONE: Defendants in a Colorado case, United States of America v...

Eric Holder

 

On the one-year anniversary of the Supreme Court decision that struck down a key part of the Voting Rights Act, Attorney General Eric...

Where was the creed of equality?

[Commentary]

Einstein reasoned, you "cannot alter a condition with the same mindset that created it in...

The party of "no."

 

Fifty years ago, the U.S. Senate passed the version of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that would be passed by the House and signed into...

Marian Wright Edelman

On June 14th I had the honor of giving the undergraduate commencement address at Seattle Pacific University. Commencement speakers usually do...

Ruby Dee shown with her beloved Ossie Davis

[To Be Equal]

Ruby Dee once put it this way: “The kind of beauty I...

President Obama -- author says his accomplishments greatly under-appreciated

[Beneath The Spin]

A gentleman by the name of Wallace Nixon...

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