“If a man knows precisely what he can do to you or what epithet he can hurl against you in order to make you lose your temper, your equilibrium, then he can always keep you under subjection.”
― Howard ThurmanJesus and the Disinherited

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The Alt-Right On Campus: What Students Need To Know

In this article Why is the Alt-Right Targeting Campuses? The Rise of the Alt-Rght The Alt-Right and Freedom of Speech

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Ten Ways to Fight Hate Guide After Charlottesville Attack

In response to recent events, including the deadly white nationalist violence in Charlottesville this weekend, the SPLC today released a

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Deepening Corporate Diversity Recruitment – Thurgood Marshall College Fund

While “Diversity” is not a new term for the business world, it appears to be experiencing a resurgence of sorts

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Rev. Barber: Some Evangelicals Are Using Faith to Bring Us to the Brink of Nuclear War

There is a better gospel: one of justice, of inclusion, of love. When the Rev. Robert Jeffress declared this week

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Gwendolyn Brooks Won the Pulitzer Prize while Living in a Housing Project

Gwendolyn Brooks’ apartment was dark on May 1, 1950. The brilliant, award-winning Black poet, who wrote about life on Chicago’s

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The Seeds of the Alt-Right, America’s Emergent Right-Wing Populist Movement

In recent months, far-right activists – which some have labeled the “alt-right” – have gone from being an obscure, largely

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The Untold Stories of Women in the 1967 Detroit Rebellion and Its Aftermath

The movie “Detroit,” which tells the story of the 1967 Detroit rebellion, has received mixed reviews since its release. Some

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What the Google Gender ‘Manifesto’ Really Says About Silicon Valley

Five years ago, Silicon Valley was rocked by a wave of “brogrammer” bad behavior, when overfunded, highly entitled, mostly white

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How Big Pharma Is Hindering Treatment of the Opioid Addiction Epidemic

“A crippling problem.” “A total epidemic.” “A problem like nobody understands.” These are the words President Trump used to describe

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Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond

“A worthy and necessary addition to the contemporary canon of civil rights literature.” —The New York Times In this “thought-provoking

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Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II

Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II is a book

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Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America

In recent years, America’s criminal justice system has become the subject of an increasingly urgent debate. Critics have assailed the

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Peletah Academic Center For Excellence: Students Thrive and Achieve Academic Success

Whether based on myth or statistical data, the widely held notion that a student’s prospect for future success can be

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Warsaw Mayoral Election: A.J. Connors Has Thrown His Hat in the Ring

After years of sitting on the political sidelines, local pastor and community leader, A.J. Connors has thrown his hat in

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Barber, Butterfield Blast Trump Nomination Of NCGOP Attorney

Rev. Dr. William Barber, president of the NCNAACP, is alarmed that Pres. Trump is nominating a prominent Republican attorney to

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