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Trump attacks Black Vote

When Donald Trump asked Black Americans "What have you got to lose?" he should have been asking himself that as he surely found out what he had to lose – the presidency -  no matter how much he tries to dispute it. The days of his manipulation and race baiting will no longer be tied to his “commander in chief” title.

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David Dinkins, New York’s 1st Black mayor, dies at 93

The first and only Black mayor of New York City, David Norman Dinkins, who worked tirelessly to improve race relations in the nation's largest city he referred to as a "gorgeous mosaic," died Monday after being found unconscious at his Upper East Side Manhattan home. He was 93 years old.

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Angela Davis and a walk down memory lane of ‘the revolution’

Angela Davis was no physical threat to them, but she was a mental powerhouse, unshakeable and unbreakable as she stared the white reporter in the eyes, answering his questions that he thought were hard-hitting, and she thought were idiotic and simplistic from a person who had no idea of what it meant to be Black in America.

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‘Corona’ is not the holiday gift you want!

If there was ever more of a need to stress the importance of hunkering down this winter, it is now, because Texas has become the first state to surpass a million Coronavirus cases in the United States last week, as the country battled a third wave of new infections and recorded over 100,000 infections three times in less than a week.

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Black pastors vs. COVID-19

For decades, the Black Baptist church has been leading the Black communities when it came to matters of race, community issues and - yes - politics. But this time around, there was more silence than support for candidates in the 2020 election season. What made Black Baptist preachers ease their endorsements, lowering the boom of voices they began establishing in America more than 200 years ago?

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The HBCU Dream Team

Former California Senator and Howard University graduate Kamala Harris will soon be back in Washington DC, a stone's throw from her alma mater, as she reports to work at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue as the Vice President of the United States of America.

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Mother of Ruby Bridges dies at 86

One of the most historic mothers of the Civil Rights Movement, Lucille Bridges, has died at the age of 86, just a few short days after a photo of her daughter, Ruby Bridges, went viral once again.

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