Michelle Alexander Delivers Fiery Keynote at DPA’s 2017 International Drug Policy Reform Conference: The Color of Drug Users Got Whiter, the Nation Got Nicer

The Drug Policy Alliance opened its 2017 International Drug Policy Reform Conference on Thursday with acclaimed scholar Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, making it clear that whiteness is at the root of the drug war, and anti-blackness ensures that black…

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Janaya Khan, Black Lives Matter Leader, Dismantles FBI's Fraudulent 'Black Identity Extremist' Report

From the days of Cointelpro—targeting black human rights leaders and sowing dissent within the ranks of black organizations committed to freedom and liberation for black people, to unofficial subsidiaries like the Mississippi Sovereignty Commission, whose sole purpose was to violently oppress black communities, the…

Candyman, the Scariest ‘Leave Them Damn White Girls Alone’ Movie Ever, Is 25 Years Old This Week

I can’t believe it’s been 25 years. Candyman was released on Oct. 16, 1992, but I remember it like it was yesterday because I couldn’t look in a reflective surface for a week after first seeing this film. To be honest, it took me over a year before I was able to enter the bathroom alone without a chill running up my…

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