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Black church assaults continue

A confederate flag was left hanging from a tree on the property of a Nashville company that publishes Sunday School materials for the nation’s Black churches, including many congregations in Dallas/Fort Worth and across the South.

Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman dies at age 43 after fight with cancer

The world is reeling from the loss of iconic actor Chadwick Boseman, who died Friday, August 28, after losing a private battle to colon cancer. Boseman died at home surrounded by his family.

COMMENTARY: On Civil Disobedience

The church is the largest provider of social services in our country. Dallas County and various other counties have discouraged/inhibited such work.

Miriam Jiménez Román, Afro-Latinx activist, dies at 69

Tributes poured in over the weekend after it was learned that Miriam Jiménez Román, a major figure in the current Afro-Latinx studies movement, passed on the afternoon of Aug. 6

WATCH: Congressman John Lewis Funeral Service

Funeral services for late civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis

Herman Cain, 74, dies after battle with coronavirus

Business executive and former GOP candidate Herman Cain has died after being hospitalized with the coronavirus. He was 74.

Saying bye-bye to baby Davell

The family of stray-bullet-slain baby Davell Gardner had him funeralized on Monday, July 27, at Tabernacle Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Brooklyn.

Body of civil rights icon John Lewis crosses Selma bridge

The late U.S. Rep. John Lewis crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, for the final time Sunday as remembrances continue for the civil rights icon.

Rep. John Lewis and Rev. C.T. Vivian, pillars of the Civil Rights movement

Within hours of each other and not too far apart in Atlanta, two pillars of the civil rights movement joined the ancestors.

Legendary civil rights icon C.T. Vivian dies at 95

The Rev. C.T. Vivian, the legendary civil rights activist who marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has died.

Civil rights icon, congressman John Lewis dies at age 80

Civil rights icon and longtime Georgia Congressman John Lewis has died.

MOVE’s Delbert Africa transitions

The grassroots community was deeply saddened upon learning that the minister of defense for the Philadelphia-based, back to nature MOVE Organization, Delbert Africa, 73, joined the ancestors this past Monday night, July 6.

Al Sharpton delivering eulogy for 17-year-old basketball star shot in the Bronx

Rev. Al Sharpton is joining the family of Brandon Hendricks-Ellison on Wednesday to deliver the eulogy at his homegoing service

Assembly Member Charles Barron demands vote on Reparations Bill A3080A

On Friday, July 2, NYS Assembly Member Charles Barron and NYC Council Member Inez D. Barron held a Reparations Rally and Press Conference at the African Burial Ground in lower Manhattan, to demand a vote on Reparations Bill A3080A in ...

Nicole Paultre Bell honors Sean Bell in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn

Before police murdered George Floyd, Trayvon Martin, Sandra Bland, Tamir Rice, Breonna Taylor and Rayshard Brookes––unfortunately among countless highly-publicized, and not so much, others––was Sean Bell.

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