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Charlie Hebdo, Politico Show Cruelty Not Satire in Harvey Cartoons

As those in the path of Hurricane Harvey’s destruction continue to be rescue andbegin to recover, some media coverage of the record-breaking storm is causing its own storm online. First, Pulitzer-winning cartoonist Matt Wuerker brought controversy to Politico when the … Continue reading »

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No Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Under Trump, Mnunchin Says

President Barack Obama, the first black president in United States history, finalized plans during his presidency to replace President Andrew Jackson on the twenty dollar bill with abolitionist, humanitarian, spy and general bad ass Harriet Tubman. When the plans were … Continue reading »

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Carl Dix, Veteran Activist, On How Charlottesville Was Different

“Charlottesville” has now become synonymous with the events that happened in the Virginia city two weeks ago Saturday. Those events include: the “Unite the Right” rally bringing together various far-right factions like the KKK and neo-Nazis to protest the removal … Continue reading »

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Boston “Free Speech” Rally A Bust

A “free speech” rally planned by right-wing activists was shut down early due to the attendance of thousands of counter-protesters who showed up in case the event became another vehicle for White Supremacists. The rally, scheduled for Boston Common, was … Continue reading »

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Trump Defends Confederate Statues On Twitter

Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday and unleashed a series of tweets defending Confederate statues and monuments. He announced that is was “sad” and “so foolish” to remove the monuments, tweeting days after the violent incident that occurred in Charlottesville … Continue reading »

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What the Heck Happened in Charlottesville?

It started Friday night and took over all of Twitter and the rest of the Internet throughout the day on Saturday. It ended in at least one related death and fueled a debate that is old as our country itself … Continue reading »

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“Black America” vs. “Confederate”

HBO received backlash recently when it announced that “Game of Thrones” creators David Bernioff and D.B. Weiss, two white men, would be creating a new series called “Confederate,” based during the post-Civil War Reconstruction Era but with a twist. The … Continue reading »

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Dylann Roof May Get Death Penalty For Killing of Nine African – Americans in a S.C. Church

Emanuel AME church of South Carolina has seen a lot in the past. Prosecutors for the state of South Carolina and the feds are reportedly seeking the death penalty for Dylann Roof, the man accused of killing nine members, six … Continue reading »

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Kid Rock Stands For Confederate Flag

Kid Rock is taking criticism because he has displayed the confederate flag on stage, but it’s not what it seems. A Michigan-based group is protesting the Detroit Historical Museum’s exhibit involvement with Kid Rock. Kid Rock, who is a Michigan … Continue reading »

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Dylan Roof’s Racist Website?

A website that includes white supremacy statements is being linked to Dylan Roof. Roof was recently arrested for a hate crime against 9 African-Americans which he killed. There are photos of Roof being arrested in South Carolina, holding weapons, visiting … Continue reading »

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