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Editor's note: This column was originally published March 29, 2013. [...]
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 3:00 am
Source: The Root
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The city of Ferguson is clearly on edge. Here's a look at the cops charged with protecting the city. The post An Exclusive Look at the Cops Protecting Ferguson appeared first on Rolling Out. [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 8:35 pm
Source: Rolling Out
In July 1967 President Lyndon B. Johnson formed the 11-member National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders, better known as the Kerner Commission, to explain the riots that had plagued U.S. cities each summer since 1964 and provide recommendations for the future. The commission's 1968 report, known as the "Kerner Report," [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 8:34 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
As the eyes of the world continue to be intently focused on the city of Ferguson, our cameras caught up with two residents sharing their personal views on the change that's needed within the Black community. The post Ferguson residents discuss change in Black America appeared first on Rolling Out. [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 8:21 pm
Source: Rolling Out
See if your favorite made the list. The post The Best Thanksgiving Day TV Specials appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 8:19 pm
Source: Madam Noire
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The word spread within minutes of Michael Brown's death — a young black man with his hands raised in surrender had just been shot by a white cop. Soon, "Hands Up. Don't Shoot!" became a rallying cry for protesters in the streets of this St. Louis suburb [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 7:14 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Demonstrators who can't make bail after being arrested during Los Angeles protests linked to the Ferguson police shooting will be released in time for Thanksgiving dinner, police said Thursday. About 90 people remained in jail after being arrested late Wednesday, and those who weren't able to pay [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 5:58 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Protesters in Ferguson pressed pause Thursday as the city welcomed Thanksgiving, decorating boarded-up storefronts with some Dr. Seuss inspiration and gathering for church services — a stark contrast to previous days of outrage over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case. No police officers or [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 4:52 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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A day whose genesis was born in the misery and pain of the usurped and slaughtered true Natives of this land, mayhem wrought by the hands of the invading savage and bloodthirsty European. The Puritans, the pure satans, who hid their true satanic nature behind zealous religious dogma. Your Thanksgiving [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 3:13 pm
Source: Rolling Out
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Thu, Nov 27, 2014 2:13 pm
Source: Rolling Out
Smoke and fire, sirens blaring, horns honking, a sudden hail of bullets. This is what passes for the American dialogue on race and justice. It's hidden until it explodes. "By 10 p.m., a St. Louis County Police squad car burned just down the street from the Ferguson Police Department, with spare [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 1:38 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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The 88th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade ran through New York City on Thursday, bringing Snoopy, Hello Kitty and Spider-Man along with it. Hosted by "The Today Show's" Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker, the legendary parade featured marching bands, Broadway casts, Quvenzhané Wallis and some of the biggest names [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 1:23 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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JET wants you to Talk Back. This is one of the reader submissions that we received and opted to publish. Want to make your voice heard? Submit your commentary, TV show recap, poem, or essay HERE. Read all the rules (link on the page) so you [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 1:00 pm
Source: Jet
In 2005, Bill Cosby testified under oath that he gave The National Enquirer an exclusive interview in exchange for the tabloid's promise to spike a story about a previously undisclosed sexual assault allegation from a woman named Beth Ferrier. "I would give them an exclusive story, my words," Cosby said [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 12:23 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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Michael Brown Sr. handed out Turkeys on Saturday in the Ferguson, Missouri community where his son, Michael Brown Jr., was fatally shot by a police officer in August. The father took part in Ferguson's annual turkey giveaway two days before a grand jury decided against indicting Darren Wilson, the officer [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 12:13 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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A timeline of the events in Ferguson.I suppose if Ferguson was an isolated context or if Michael Brown's death was an anomaly, congregations this Sunday might simply pray for the families, for the burning buildings, for the broken glass in the streets and the broken hearts in Ferguson and around [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 11:41 am
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
A Houston pastor faces criticism after refusing to bury a 93-year-old woman who had been a member of his church for more than 50 years, reports KRIV. [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 11:21 am
Source: The Root
Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. Muhammad Ali still has his fighting spirits high. His daughter has revealed that her father cannot recall winning his third… [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 11:05 am
Source: Global Grind
This year, Thanksgiving came at a time of great unrest in the black community. Thousands of protesters disrupted calm across the whole of America as they expressed significant dissatisfaction with the Ferguson grand jury decision against indictment for the officer who shot unarmed teen Michael Brown on Aug. 9. Since then, [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 11:02 am
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
What was your favorite BET show? The post #TBT: The Top Ten BET Shows That Make Us Feel Nostalgic appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 11:00 am
Source: Madam Noire

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