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Pepsi Commercial Epitomizes White Privilege

Pepsi Commercial Epitomizes White Privilege

by | April 10, 2017

The ad whitewashed the often challenging and grim realities facing many people and communities

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Board of Trustees Making a Mess at Morehouse

Board of Trustees Making a Mess at Morehouse

by | April 9, 2017

Morehouse College will inevitably lose its national stature if the board of trustees continues

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Is Our Nation Prepared for the Next 4 Years?

Is Our Nation Prepared for the Next 4 Years?

by | March 29, 2017

Would anyone disagree that we are living in some troubling times in the United States of Americ

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The Scapegoating of Black Men

The Scapegoating of Black Men

by | March 27, 2017

Last week, an 18-year-old White woman from Denison, Texas, Breana Talbott, was arrested and cha

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Retreat Provides Opportunity to Tune In to Black Males

Retreat Provides Opportunity to Tune In to Black Males

by | March 26, 2017

The challenges that beset Black males remain daunting and should be a growing concern for all o

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Respecting the Right of Free Speech

Respecting the Right of Free Speech

by | March 16, 2017

Debates over free speech and intolerance have become, once again, news.

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Serena and Venus Williams are Champions on and off the Court

Serena and Venus Williams are Champions on and off the Court

by | March 12, 2017

March is Women’s History Month, so honoring the Williams sisters seems to be a natural fit.

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Omarosa Has Helped HBCUs

Omarosa Has Helped HBCUs

by | March 2, 2017

I challenge the assertion that Omarosa Manigault is unqualified to champion HBCU interests and

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For Now, Reality Reels In Milo Yiannopoulos

For Now, Reality Reels In Milo Yiannopoulos

by | February 22, 2017

The “inclusion” afforded to Milo Yiannopoulos by some was only temporary and came with stri

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The Continued Undermining of Black History

The Continued Undermining of Black History

by | February 12, 2017

President Trump in his awkward and ill-informed efforts to salute the accomplishments of Black

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Keeping Black History Alive for Future Generations

Keeping Black History Alive for Future Generations

by | February 9, 2017

Just as Black History Month has been kept alive for you, you must now keep it alive for future

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No Room for Alternative Facts in Higher Ed

No Room for Alternative Facts in Higher Ed

by | February 2, 2017

These are people — some of whom hold Ph.D.s — who believe that governmental agencies procur

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New Till Detail Underscores Lack of Humanity Afforded to Black People

New Till Detail Underscores Lack of Humanity Afforded to Black People

by | January 29, 2017

The death of Emmett Till resurfaced back into the public sphere last week with the bombshell re

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Our Struggle to Overcome Must Begin With You and Me

Our Struggle to Overcome Must Begin With You and Me

by | January 22, 2017

Let us strive to be our brother’s and sister’s keeper. We need more dignity and more respec

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Donald Trump Fails John Lewis History Lesson

Donald Trump Fails John Lewis History Lesson

by | January 17, 2017

The fact that Donald Trump would have the unmitigated gall to allude to John Lewis being incomp

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