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100 years after Chicago’s Red Summer race riots, the lasting legacy of segregation is crystal clear
Kaepernick isn’t the only reason working with the NFL is making a deal with the devil
80+ arrested during protests after D.A. refuses to charge officers who killed Stephon Clark
Ole Miss basketball players kneel before game in protest of confederate rally in Oxford
Massive protests erupt in Brazil after Black 19-year-old Pedro Gonzaga killed while being restrained
NFL to settle collusion case with Colin Kaepernick
Jameek Lowery went to cops for help, warned they’d kill him on FB live, then died in their custody
Exposing children to examples of protest plants the seeds for them to fight for justice
Alabama police kill Black army veteran after mall shooting, then say he may not have been involved
Federal judge rules Georgia has to wait to certify state election, protesters calling to ‘count every vote’ arrested
Google employees stage mass walkout over sexual harassment and other workplace issues
Pittsburgh residents protest Trump’s visit after synagogue shooting over racist rhetoric
Conviction of Brazilian political prisoner echoes injustice in the U.S.
#MeToo is not just for Hollywood: McDonald’s workers strike in 10 U.S. cities to protest sexual harassment
Nike’s Kaepernick ad campaign causes initial stock tumble, but creates $43 million in buzz
Kaepernick’s case against the NFL moving forward after arbitrator denies summary judgment request
Inmates in at least 17 states begin massive labor strike, calling conditions modern-day slavery
Black Lives Matter protestors crash wedding of officer who murdered Stephon Clark
Largest for-profit prison company in Florida threatens to sue Dream Defenders for anti-ICE protests
Teen Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi released after widely rebuked term in Israeli prison
The 2018 Black Muslim Psychology Conference is coming to Philadelphia!
Chicago erupts in protest following the shooting of a Black man by Chicago PD
Tens of thousands protest Trump visit in London
The NFL Player’s Association officially challenges league’s anthem policy with grievance
NFL announces new fine for players who “take a knee,” players push back
16 Black actresses protest anti-Blackness in the industry at Cannes Film Festival
North Carolina educators are the latest to protest in nationwide “Teacher Revolt”
Israel kills dozens of Palestinians protesting US Embassy move to Jerusalem
Hampton University students protest sexual assault, unsanitary dining conditions
Most of the Trump inauguration protesters freed by Justice Department, 59 still facing felony charges
Watchmen, an homage to Black memory (loss)
Black and in Vietnam, my hair is not a spectacle
Why must Black heroism in fiction be continuously made of our historical injury?
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