The ‘Mis-education of the Negro’ remains in full effect today

The ‘Mis-education of the Negro’ remains in full effect today

destroyed Blacks for generations. Enough is enough! And for anyone who is in favor of placing the Confederate statue in HMAAC, I feel you need to read the "Mis-Education of the Negro," by Carter G. Woodson. If you did, you would see just how many of us are still trapped in a slave mentality.
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Youth scream out, ‘We are not our ancestors!’

Youth scream out, ‘We are not our ancestors!’

Did the little sister just accuse the ancestors of being cowards and wimps, fading and withering before oppression? Did she know about how our ancestors fought back during the red summer of 1919? Did she know that our ancestors jumped overboard from the slave ships into the jaws of sharks? Did she know that that between 1865 and 1910 that there were 3500 recorded lynching’s of black people in the US?
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WARNING to Black Fathers

WARNING to Black Fathers

We'd love to tell you "Happy" Father's Day, but in today's day and age, we feel the need to just say "Congratulations, you've made it another year." In the words of Charles S. Dutton in the movie Menace 2 Society, "the HUNT is on."
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Uncle Ben’s, Aunt Jemima to remove racial stereotypes

Uncle Ben’s, Aunt Jemima to remove racial stereotypes

In this day of "a change is gonna come," businesses are finally starting to take ownership of the racial stereotypes of which some of them have been operating. It is now time to say goodbye to "Aunt Jemima" and "Uncle Ben."
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Has Turner lost his damn mind? Racist statues to be placed in African American museum?

Has Turner lost his damn mind? Racist statues to be placed in African American museum?

A press release sent out by Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner's office on Thursday had me stop the printing of our newspaper after learning what the Black man leading this city has decided to do -- and on Juneteenth, to add insult to injury. While organizations across the nation are REMOVING, and even vandalizing, racist statues, Mayor Turner has decided to remove two in Houston - but is relocating one of them to our beloved African American museum?
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WARNING to Black Fathers

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Legend says first ‘Statue of Liberty’ was black woman honoring abolition of slavery

What is Juneteenth? Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is an American holiday celebrated on June 19, commemorating the day ...
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My Daddy Changed the World!

By: Omowale Luthuli-Allen Gianna had the 6-year-old smile of Ms. America and Ms. Black America. She was held close to ...
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Uncle Ben’s, Aunt Jemima to remove racial stereotypes

In this day of "a change is gonna come," businesses are finally starting to take ownership of the racial stereotypes ...
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