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How a Good Man Battled Racism and Died for It…And Why We Have to Keep Fighting a Hundred Years Later

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Historian Louis Venters reexamines the life of a forgotten African-American intellectual and religious leader, and explains why the battle for racial justice is neverending.

Serena Williams to Luciana Berger, Racism not Tolerated

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From public officials making offensive comments about private citizens, to private citizens making the same about public officials, bigotry and racism will not be tolerated.

As Anti-Globalization Politics Fail, Nationalism Sweeps the World

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Globalization has a funny way of firing up nationalists—and racism, nativism and parochialism are the result.

How Voter ID Laws are Just Another Hidden Form of Racism in the US

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Voting fraud is among the most rare forms of skullduggery in our United States, and yet, every state legislature grapples with its own version of a photo ID law. This disconnect begs the question, why pass these laws at all?

Blake Griffin Uncut: What It Was Like Playing For a Rich Racist Owner

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NBA superstar Blake Griffin is now writing for The Players Tribune. His topic of choice: Donald Sterling. His view: ‘Some people are so poor all they have is their money.’

Katharine Hepburn Knows Nothing About Bootstraps or White Privilege

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Ignoring white privilege is enemy number one residing in the hearts of white liberals everywhere. Billy Flood explains.

What Can White People Do To Step Up The Fight Against Racism?

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Dr. Vibe asks a group of black men what can white people do in the fight against racism?

Is Your Halloween Costume Racist?

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Halloween is about glorifying all things spooky, but the scariest thing is how rampant racism is on Halloween. Let’s try asking ourselves some questions this year so we can avoid perpetuating stereotypes and racist attitudes.

The Ugly Side of the Beautiful Game

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Corruption, Sexism, and Racism in Soccer. Will Ooi calls out FIFA and its leadership.

Satire as Libel & Resistance to Anti-Racism Efforts

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What does it mean when alleged satire uses a real name with a fake quote?

Ben Affleck Completely Shuts Down Bill Maher About Islam And Islamophobia (Video)

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Ben Affleck takes Bill Maher to task about his views and characterization of Muslim people around the World.

On Ferguson and the Fragility of Black Boys

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Aliyyah I. Abdur-Rahman asks when the reproductive rights of women will finally extend to the right of black mothers having their children survive?

The Transformation of Justin Bieber From a White Youth to a Black Man

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Dr. Darron T. Smith explains that white artists like Justin Bieber enjoy the benefits of “acting black” without shouldering the racial burden of being black.

Playing the Blame Game with Victims

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Shawn Henfling observes the “Blame Game” that society attaches to victims and asks us all look to our ourselves for empathy.

Playing the Slave Card

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Steve Harper reflects on the way race impacts his life.