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Make America great again—Trump Must Go! #30

What has long been an axiom for political pundits is the direct connection between American domestic and foreign policy.

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End Museum Admission Fees: Stop Cultural Elitism

Divides between the rich and the poor are nothing new in New York City, but nowhere is the chasm more vividly on display than in the crowds that visit the city’s preeminent museums.

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NYC rallies for Colin Kaepernick

Rallies have taken place across the city in support of NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, whose silent protest during the national anthem at football games against cases of police brutality drew national attention.

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Dick Gregory—He attacked racism and bigotry with ironic humor

Dick Gregory possessed a comedic gift that when combined with his political insight cut like a laser to the heart of the Black experience in America.

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The fight to let Amanda stay

“Sad,” said Amanda Morales-Guerra to the AmNews about Donald Trump. “Especially knowing my situation. I desperately hoped that he wouldn’t win the election.”

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Harlem Stage returns with new season, director of programming

After 30 years of consistently promoting the artistic legacy of Harlem, the African American-led performing arts organization, Harlem Stage, returns with its 2017 season.

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Bronx man punched by NYPD cop claims he was an innocent bystander

Kevin Pettiway says he was an innocent bystander the night of August 5 when he was punched in the face by an NYPD Officer

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Donald Trump's 57 most outrageous quotes from his Arizona speech

President Donald Trump went to Arizona on Tuesday night and delivered what has now become a trademark speech: Full of invective, victimhood and fact-free retellings of recent historical events.

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Kaepernick's protest is gaining support while he's still out of a job

The protest movement Colin Kaepernick started is rightfully growing and having a much needed impact on the conversation of racial inequality in America.

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New York protestors want removal of statue of man who experimented on female slaves

New Yorkers are calling on the city to remove a monument of a medical surgeon who experimented on female slaves.

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Powerball jackpot hits $700 million

The Powerball jackpot keeps climbing.

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Miss Subways contest is back— and now open to all genders

From 1941 until the late 1970s, more than 200 women wore the crown of Miss Subways.

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Nat Turner rebellion remembered in Newark

The People’s Organization for Progress (P.O.P.) in Newark commemorates the 186th anniversary of the Nat Turner Rebellion.

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Ambassador Andrew Young speaks out on confederate protests

Ambassador Andrew Young sees the actions happening in Charlottesville, Virginia and around the country as similar to the civil rights marches of his day.

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Lumumba becomes youngest mayor of Jackson, Miss.

Chokwe Antar Lumumba became the youngest mayor in the history of Jackson, Miss., when he was sworn-in last month in front of a standing room-only crowd at Jackson’s Convention Center Complex.

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Dick Gregory's devastating, and funny, attack on racism

"You know the definition of a Southern moderate? That's a cat that'll lynch you from a low tree." That joke, delivered in the 1960s by trailblazing comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory, who passed away Saturday, seems unsettlingly relevant in today's America.

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Torn “Black Lives Matter” sign prompts investigation

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The solar eclipse is here

People all across the country wait patiently but plan thoroughly their next expedition to bask in… the dark of the moon. This special alignment, called a solar eclipse, is visible from someplace on Earth about every 18 months

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Dick Gregory, civil rights activist and comedian, dead at 84

Comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory, who broke barriers in the 1960s and became one of the first African-Americans to perform comedy at white clubs, died Saturday.

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Bannon or no Bannon, Trump will be Trump

In any normal White House, in any normal week, the ouster of the President's political and ideological guru would signal a major course correction.

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