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South African revolutionary leader Winnie Mandela dies at 81
Malcolm X’s daughters are launching a clothing line!
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Michel du Cille dead at 58
NBA legend Wilt Chamberlin becomes first player commemorated on U.S. postage stamp
Jill Scott takes to social media in defense of Bill Cosby
Marion Barry dead at 78
Laverne Cox named Glamour ‘Woman of the Year’
Relatives of Aunt Jemima hit brand with lawsuit
The world celebrates Nelson Mandela International Day
50 years ago today: In memory of the Civil Rights movement
Organizers hope to celebrate Sun Ra’s birthday with 100 sax players
Civil rights activist Vincent Harding dead at 82
Author Sam Greenlee dead at 83
With just 35 students, Morris Brown remains open
Malcolm X’s family responds to Nicki Minaj’s use of his image for new single
‘Dilla Youth Day’ event seeks to honor legacy of late producer on birthday weekend
Oliver Stone walks away from MLK biopic because producers are ‘suffocating the man & the truth’
BYP & BYP 100 Present…’MLK Then & Now: Rebuilding the Black Freedom Movement Through King’s Legacy’
Remembering Aaliyah on her 35th birthday
Google ‘doogle’ honors birthday of Zora Neale Hurston
Nelson Mandela’s funeral scheduled for December 15
In memory of Fred Hampton
BYP 100’s Charlene Carruthers to speak at Black Power Tribute
Nelson Madela remains ill, unable to speak
53 years ago today: Muhammad Ali’s legacy begins
Family wins fight to rename school after Jesse Owens
The myth of “progress” helps to obscure the truth—we are still marching for civil rights
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