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Have you watched the show God Friended Me? It comes on CBS on Sunday nights, and let me tell you, I love this damn show. I can’t tell you exactly why, but I do. For whatever reason, as on-the-nose as nearly every aspect of the show is, it just ... works.

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Bernice King is urging the public to boycott Waffle House after a disturbing video of a black man being choked and body slammed at the restaurant surfaced on Facebook. The daughter of civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. and CEO of The King Center posted the story about a North Carolina police officer choking […]

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Now, 50 years after his murder, we wonder did Dr. King ever think about his own death? And, how did he find the courage to continue to be an activist while constantly facing danger?

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“Oh yes, Great White Father, you did surprise us with one thing you did … […]

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The University of Oxford plans to diversity its curriculum by requiring students to learn more […]

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When we think of the Black Power and civil rights movements of the 1950s/1960s/1970s, we […]

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Medgar Evers Before he was killed on June 12, 1963, NAACP field worker Medgar Evers […]

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I was born in Brooklyn in 1945. Rosa Parks was 32 years my senior. We […]

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As taught in mainstream culture, American history propagates this nation as the womb of freedom, […]

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The public dispute involving the children of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of the nation’s […]

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The way Congressman John Lewis sees it, you probably never heard what he considers one […]

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In early 1965, after the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Martin Luther […]

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