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This alliance must function as a welcoming, democratic, movement of movements: for racial and gender justice and equality

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How will we transform US society in all the ways that are needed?

One absolutely essential element, one we do not have right now, is a...

Representative Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) condemning the Buffalo massacre and the white supremacist Great Replacement myth which inspi

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The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today welcomed a resolution introduced by...

This Thursday night, ABC, CBS, and NBC will air the first public January 6th Committee hearing on the insurrection and its origi

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This Thursday night, ABC, CBS, and NBC will air the first public January 6th Committee hearing on the insurrection and its origins. It looks to be the most significant set...

Interim Report of the California Task Force to Study and Develop Reparations Proposals for African Americans

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The anxiously anticipated Interim Report of the California Task Force to Study and Develop Reparations Proposals for African...

Committee on Oversight and Reform, will hold a hearing to examine the gun violence epidemic in the United States.

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On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. ET, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, will hold a hearing to examine the...

America is awash with weapons, and the tragic consequences are before us every day.

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America is awash with weapons, and the tragic consequences are before us every day. The world is also awash with weapons, as reported by the Stockholm Peace Research...

Dr. King’s ideas and words resonate today...the phrase of the title, “chaos or community,” speaks most sharply to our time.

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Fifty-five years ago this month, Martin Luther King, Jr. published his fourth and final book: “Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?”...

 killing of 19 children and two teachers, at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas

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The Black Star News is reaching out to our readers for their answers, and comments, to this currently crucial question: what are we to do to stop the epidemic of...

Partisanship is fed by how our brains experience hope and fear

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AMHERST, Mass. – Amid an unprecedented democratic decline in the U.S., a new report by Beyond Conflict, co-authored by University of Massachusetts Amherst social...

And another sex scandal pops into the news. This time it’s the Southern Baptist Convention, the country’s largest Protestant den

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And another sex scandal pops into the news. This time it’s the Southern Baptist Convention, the country’s largest Protestant denomination, cringing in shame upon...

As we look at the pictures from Uvalde, Buffalo, and other mass shootings, we’re having agonized conversations..

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As we look at the pictures from Uvalde, Buffalo, and other mass shootings, we’re having agonized conversations. It seems inconceivable that “the other side” could look at...

The great replacement narrative provides the central framework for the global white supremacist movement.

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In late April, the Southern Poverty Law Center and Tulchin Research conducted a poll of 1,500 Americans to examine the extent to which the extremist beliefs and...

pursuing a just foreign policy that puts the needs and aspirations of the Haitian people first.

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WASHINGTON – In an op-ed published in The Bay State Banner, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and Reverend Dieufort Fleurissaint, chair of Haitian Americans...

More guns do not equal more safety. If it did, our babies would not be dying from such violent, gun related deaths in such great

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"We must elect people who are committed to moving this nation toward a more perfect union," I wrote last week. "Whether we are protecting Black lives or the lives of...

Summit of the Americas on Friday, June 10, 2022.

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Los Angeles - The organizers for the People's Summit For Democracy released the following press release saying that the Los Angeles Police Department has refused to grant...

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