Do You Love My Black Santa Claus?

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For kids, it’s the little things that matter. If you do Christmas in any way, Santa’s a pretty influential guy. Why not let him represent all the diversity of the people who love him?

Ferguson, Garner, and the Paradox of the Black Attorney

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Brandon Greene opens up about being a young black lawyer navigating his job and his peers in the midst of current events.

‘Meet the Press’ Needs to Meet Diversity

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NBC’s weekly news program needs some color along with its edge.

Why the Next Pope Should be a Poor Woman of Color

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Christian Piatt asserts that the church needs to prove its commitment to the poor and the marginalized.

Freedom, Business and Change

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If conservatives want to run America like a business, they should never turn a potential customer away.

The Cowboy vs. The Invisible Black Man

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Thaddeus Howze believes that Clint Eastwood’s empty chair imagery may have been an accurate representation of the way the power establishment in the US wants people of color to remain – passive, silent and invisible.

Black Men Left Out of Job Recovery – With Malice and Forethought

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Thaddeus Howze gives an in-depth explanation of how Black men have been excluded from the jobs recovery in New York City.

“There are more Black men in prison than there were slaves pre-Civil War. These facts are sad testaments. Even though segregation is illegal, America is actually MORE segregated than ever.”

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