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  The Interesting Narrative of The Life of Olaudah Equiano, Olaudah Equiano (1789) Equiano’s narrative […]

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Editor's Picks, List, Race, racism in christianity, racism in hinduism, racism in islam, racism in Judaism, racism in religion, the curse of ham -

The Curse of Ham The Curse of Ham is the biblical story where Noah’s son, Ham, […]

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Things are looking up for Black workers—at least according to the U.S. Labor Department. The […]

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civil rights act of 1964, Civil Rights Movement, LBJ, National, News, president johnson, Race, racism -

  Today is the 50th anniversary of the day President Lyndon B. Johnson signed legislation […]

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Black People, featured, immigration, National, News, pew research center study, political ideology, poor people, Race -

Are African-Americans still held back by racial discrimination—or are African-Americans responsible for their own failures […]

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Barack Obama test, emancipation proclamation, galveston texas slaves, june 19, juneteenth, National, News, President Obama, Race -

 President Obama yesterday took a moment from his packed schedule to commemorate Juneteenth, but many […]

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News Video, Race, racism, rand paul, Republican Party, Video, War on Drugs -

At the Iowa State Republican Party Convention, Sen. Rand Paul made comments about America’s War […]

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Africa, Black history in China, Black people in China, black presence in ancient china, China, Culture, featured, History, Le Tigresse, Race, The Black Presence in China -

What of the African presence in early China? Have there been Black people in China? […]

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Barack Obama, Black America, Black Enterprise, Business, Economy, Obama Administration, Politics, Race -

theGRIO REPORT - In a recent interview with Black Enterprise magazine, President Barack Obama bristled at criticism that he has received, from some circles, about his supposed lack of action on behalf of black businesses...

The post Obama: 'I'm not the president of black America' appeared first on theGrio.

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Barack Obama, Election 2008, Election 2012, Politics, Race, Race Relations -

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Ask Americans how race relations have changed under their first black president and they are ready with answers...

The post In Obama era, have race relations improved? appeared first on theGrio.

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Occupy Wall Street, Opinion, OWS, Politics, Protests, Race -

OPINION - No sooner had I approached theGrio about writing a weekly column based on my experiences at Occupy Wall Street, than the movement started coming apart at the seams...

The post Confessions of an Occupier: Racial tensions fractured 'Occupy Wall Street' appeared first on theGrio.

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Alvin Watts, Crime, Jake England, News, Oklahoma, Race, Shootings, Tulsa -

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Two men accused in a shooting rampage in Tulsa are headed to court in a case closely watched by some residents who say it has highlighted the city's racial divisions...

The post Tulsa, Oklahoma shootings may underscore racial divide appeared first on theGrio.

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Constiution, Donations, George Zimmerman, Mark O'Mara, News, Race, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case, Trayvon Martin Shooting -

theGRIO REPORT - In his plea, Mark O'Mara appeals to those who have gravitated to the Zimmerman side over issues of race, the media, and the U.S. Constitution...

The post Zimmerman's lawyer raises media, race, Constitution in cash plea appeared first on theGrio.

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Basketball, Biracial, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Nets, Entertainment, Jay Z, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Kris Humphies, New Jersey Nets, Race, Sector, Sports, Video -

theGRIO Q&A - As divorce proceedings heat up and get downright dirty in the press, the 6-foot-nine-inch baller is now remaining mum on the topic...

The post Kim Kardashian’s ex-husband to be, Kris Humphries on race: 'I love who I am' appeared first on theGrio.

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ABC, Bachelor, Bachelorette, Diversity, Entertainment, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Race, Reality Television, Tennessee, The Bachelor -

Two Tennessee citizens brought attention to the nearly all white make-up of 'The Bachelor' and 'The Bachelorette'...

The post 'Bachelor' producers planning 1st amendment defense in race bias case appeared first on theGrio.

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Class, Pew Poll, Pew Research, Politics, Race -

theGRIO REPORT - A Pew Research study finds that America has never been more polarized, and more than ever, it's politics, not race or class, that divides us...

The post Pew study: Political divide now outweighs, racial, class values gap appeared first on theGrio.

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