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February 23, 2012
A new DVD celebrates the anniversary of the Spike Lee film.
by Hank Willis Thomas onFebruary 16, 2012
"Soul" is explored in this excerpt from Rebecca Walker's tome of essays decoding our swagger.
September 21, 2011
One of the men responsible for Byrd's dragging death was pronounced dead Wednesday.
by Deron Snyder onAugust 27, 2011
King never mentioned anyone's eyesight. So why must we be "colorblind" to achieve his dream?
by Richard T. Watkins onAugust 26, 2011
King's death changed the lives of the actor and others attending Morehouse, his alma mater.
August 8, 2011
It is alleged that the white teens sought a black person to murder.
June 29, 2011
The end of the Blago case could mean the beginning of a case against Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.
April 8, 2011
Paying it forward?
April 4, 2011
A cold case is closed, but has justice prevailed?
The former baseball star posted the personal information of a woman he's charged with assaulting.
By pleading the Fifth, the person at the scandal's center didn't quell the uproar.
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