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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...

Bowe Bergdhal soured on the war-- he's being villified

Summer approaches and the stench of war is all around. Or, as the great Bob Marley put it, Everywhere is...

Uganda's Foreign Minister Sam Kutesa

[Publisher's Commentary] 

Sam Kutesa's candidacy for the presidency of the United Nations General...

Marian Wright Edelman

This column is not about the recent story making headlines in New York City on Mayor Bill de Blasio’s proposal to lift a ban on pet ferrets...

The peerless Ruby Dee

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder released the following statement Friday on the passing of actress Ruby Dee:

I was deeply...

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