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Cover Stories, James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time -

Fifty-four years after James Baldwin’s The Fire Next Time revolutionized the way we talk about race, it still feels eerily present. Taken out of historical context, Baldwin’s words read like they were written yesterday, not published in The New Yorker more than five decades ago. At the time, Down at the Cross: Letter from a […]

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#BlackLivesMatter, black americans, elijah muhammad, Malcolm X, National, News, The Fire Next Time -

By Donnell Suggs More and more examples of the precognitive powers of the words of […]

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