Michael Brown’s Mother and Sister Graduate High School Together
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Michael Brown’s Mother and Sister Graduate High School Together

UV - May 30, 2017

Michael Brown's mother and sister graduated from high school together last week. Lezley McSpadden, 37, and her daughter, Deja Brown, both received high school diplomas on Friday…

Black-Owned Construction Firm Will Replace 18,000+ Contaminated Water Pipes In Flint
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Black-Owned Construction Firm Will Replace 18,000+ Contaminated Water Pipes In Flint

UV - May 24, 2017

In March of 2017, Michigan and the city of Flint agreed to replace thousands of home lead-tainted water lines under a deal to settle a lawsuit over…

Over 150 Organizations Urge Prosecutor to Drop All Charges Against 15-year-old Bresha Meadows
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Over 150 Organizations Urge Prosecutor to Drop All Charges Against 15-year-old Bresha Meadows

UV - May 7, 2017

Punished for self-defense? Arrested in July 2016 at the age of 14, Bresha has since been incarcerated for an aggravated murder charge for defending herself against the…

25 Years Unsolved: The Murder of Quiana Dees
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25 Years Unsolved: The Murder of Quiana Dees

Chenelle Covin - May 6, 2017

25 years have passed since 12-year-old Quiana Dees was shot in the head and left to die in a vacant lot on Washington Ave and Fischer Avenue.

Flint to replace 18,000 lead-tainted water lines by 2020
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Flint to replace 18,000 lead-tainted water lines by 2020

UV - April 13, 2017

Michigan and the city of Flint have agreed to replace thousands of home lead-tainted water lines under a deal to settle a lawsuit over lead-contaminated water in…

Queen Latifah and Jill Scott To Star In Lifetime Movie About Flint Water Crisis
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Queen Latifah and Jill Scott To Star In Lifetime Movie About Flint Water Crisis

UV - April 13, 2017

Jill Scott, Queen Latifah, Betsy Brandt, and Marin Ireland are set to headline Flint, Lifetime’s original movie about the Flint, MI, water contamination crisis. Latifah will executive…

More Americans Have Been Killed By Police in 2017 Than Any One Month in 2016
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More Americans Have Been Killed By Police in 2017 Than Any One Month in 2016

UV - March 4, 2017

American police killings are increasing an alarming rate according to new data. Though the data increase is disturbing, few mainstream media outlets have reported on it this…

Talib Kweli Discusses Systematic Oppression & Media Protecting White Supremacy in Donald Trump Era
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Talib Kweli Discusses Systematic Oppression & Media Protecting White Supremacy in Donald Trump Era

UV - March 4, 2017

In an interview with Unique Access Entertainment, rapper Talib Kweli discusses systematic oppression and the media protecting white supremacy status quo. Talib Kweli says that Trump’s rise…

Everything You Need to Know About Dangerous Club Drugs
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Everything You Need to Know About Dangerous Club Drugs

Trevor McDonald - February 17, 2017

Since the early 90’s there has been a drastic increase in the use of substances referred to as “club drugs”. These drugs are most common among teens,…

LGBT New Yorkers And Allies Come Together To Rally At The Historic Stonewall
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LGBT New Yorkers And Allies Come Together To Rally At The Historic Stonewall

UV - February 4, 2017

More than 2,000 LGBT New Yorkers and allies came together in front of the historic Stonewall to protest against Trump. Sen. Chuck Schumer led the massive Manhattan…

Watch : Mothers of The Movement Create Video Shed Light On Gun Violence And Create Change
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Watch : Mothers of The Movement Create Video Shed Light On Gun Violence And Create Change

UV - January 31, 2017

Mothers of the Movement has teamed up with Everytown for Gun Safety and the Trayvon Martin Foundation to shed light and create change on gun violence. In…

Black Lives Matter Protest Held in Paterson, NJ Over Unarmed Black Man Shot By Police In Front of Sons
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Black Lives Matter Protest Held in Paterson, NJ Over Unarmed Black Man Shot By Police In Front of Sons

UV - November 4, 2016

Paterson, NJ - A protest was held in Paterson, NJ to demand answers for a man who was shot and injured by police. Larry "Sincere" Bouie was…

Watch This Spoken Word Piece By Young Dueces On Fighting Racial Injustices
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Watch This Spoken Word Piece By Young Dueces On Fighting Racial Injustices

Music That Matters - September 25, 2016

  This poem stems from the constant injustices against black lives in the US.  In Milwaukee, WI  a black male by the name of Jay Anderson, was…

Request Denied : White House Dismisses Online Petition To Label The Black Lives Matter Movement As A Terrorist Group
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Request Denied : White House Dismisses Online Petition To Label The Black Lives Matter Movement As A Terrorist Group

UV - July 18, 2016

The Obama administration will not recognize the Black Lives Matter movement as a terrorist organization, saying in response to a popular petition that launched earlier this month. The…

Watch Baltimore Councilman Shut Down CNN Host Who Alludes To Teens as Thugs
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Watch Baltimore Councilman Shut Down CNN Host Who Alludes To Teens as Thugs

Yvonne - April 29, 2015

If you've been paying attention to mainstream media lately in the current events happening in Baltimore, the word "thug" has been used widely to describe teenagers who…