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Matthew Desmond’s book, “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City,” like Barbara Ehrenreich’s “Nickel and Dimed,” is a heartbreaking snapshot of the rapacious exploitation and misery we...

Nero

[Speaking Truth To Power]

The forgone conclusion that Officer Edward Nero would be acquitted for his role in the killing of Freddie Gray has now come to pass.

Justice...

A St. Louis jury has awarded three plaintiffs a total of $46.5 million in damages in a lawsuit alleging that Monsanto and three other companies were negligent in its handling of polychlorinated...

Clarence Thomas -- sees no evil, hears no evil

In 1986, Timothy Foster was tried and convicted for the murder of an elderly White woman, Queen Madge White, 79, in...

Rep. Conyers has been a frontline general on a Reparations

By our unpaid labor and suffering, we have earned the right to the soil, many times over, now we are determined to have it.
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"The Unholy Alliance, Five Western Donors Shape a Pro-Corporate Agenda for African Agriculture," a new report released today by the Oakland Institute, exposes how a coalition of four donor...

Edward Nero, one of the Baltimore cops charged in connection with the 2015 death of Freddie Gray got an early Christmas present -- he was acquitted on all charges in a bench trial presided over by...

On May 28 the Committee to Eliminate Media Offensive to African People (CEMOTAP) hosts a remembrance event in honor of ancestor Brother Gil Noble.
Speakers are: Dr. Leonard Jeffries; Dr....

Pediatricians aren’t usually day-to-day policy makers but policy decisions affect the work they do every day as frontline caregivers for our nation’s children.

That’s why I was extremely...

Under investigation for allegedly taking money from a charity program designed to help disadvantaged families, a Richfield police officer was charged this week for stealing over $26,000 from...

Caught on video gunning down an unarmed man in the back, former North Charleston Patrolman Michael Slager pleaded not guilty on Wednesday after a federal grand jury indicted him for civil rights...

Obama administration continues tough immigration raids.

Following reports by Reuters yesterday that the Obama Administration is planning a new round of immigration raids targeting young...

Racist officer Lai, shown right

[Speaking Truth to Power]

For the second time in two years, the San Francisco Police Department is embroiled in a scandal regarding racist text...

Jumaane Williams with his mother Patricia

I'd like to wish mothers everywhere a happy Mother's Day.
For generations mothers have selflessly supported their children and families. From...

[Rest In Power]

Thank you Afeni Shakur, for being a beautiful caring Black Panther who fed hungry children breakfast and who gave out free shoes and clothing to needy Black families!

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