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Ebenezer Inkumsah is organizer of the Barrie Black History Month. MARK WANZEL FILE

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This post was originally published on this siteWith the exception of Black History Month, there is nothing remotely reminiscent of Africa in Canada in February. Yet because American African …

Black History Month Brunch to feature award-winning gospel singer

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This post was originally published on this siteRegina Belle headlines the 13th Annual Black History Month Brunch, hosted by the Genesee District Library at the Riverfront Banquet Center on …

Abraham Staats House in Bound Brook to celebrate ‘Black History Month’

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This post was originally published on this siteTory Jack Day, a celebration of Black History Month, will be held at the Abraham Staats House in South Bound Brook on Saturday, Feb. 7, from 10:30 …

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Racism & Submission – The Jordan Davis Trial

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Merriam Webster defines submission as “the act of submitting” and to go further – the actual definition of submit is – to give over or yield to the power or authority of another. “ Some of you reading this right now, familiar with the term in the context of the…

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Goodbye Nelson Mandela Your Day Is Done

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I have up till now really have not been able to find the words to describe or explain what the passing of Nelson Mandela feels like and means to me. I have fortunately been able to stay away from the media parade of stories being spun irregardless of the truth…

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Video Feature – Strange Fruit (Class of 2013) by JasiriX

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What I am thankful for….aside from the usual things, is artists like JasiriX who keep it absolutely real and  create music that is reflective of reality. I am reminded of why I liked rap in the first place. The message is in the music. Historically for African Americans it has…

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The REALEST Reality Show – 12 Years a Slave

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The inexplicable popularity of reality television, and in particular shows that depict people of color in negative stereotypical lights usually is justified by those who partake of them by invoking “entertainment purposes” as a reason to watch.  The recent release of the highly acclaimed movie 12 Years a Slave which…

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Miriam Carey – Unforgettable and Unnecessary?

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The woman at the center of what is looking more and more like yet another potential case of excessive police force is just as dead as Jonathan Ferrell, another name we should never forget.

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Unfunny Jokes Russell Simmons

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Somethings are just not ever going to be funny and one of the basic fundamental truths of telling a joke of any kind is that some people are not going to find it funny. As a woman of color I was at first horrified and then mortified to see links…

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Abraham Staats House in Bound Brook to celebrate ‘Black History Month’

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Tory Jack Day, a celebration of Black History Month, will be held at the Abraham Staats House in South Bound Brook on Saturday, Feb. 7, from 10:30 …

Black History Month Brunch to feature award-winning gospel singer

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Regina Belle headlines the 13th Annual Black History Month Brunch, hosted by the Genesee District Library at the Riverfront Banquet Center on …

Ebenezer Inkumsah is organizer of the Barrie Black History Month. MARK WANZEL FILE

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With the exception of Black History Month, there is nothing remotely reminiscent of Africa in Canada in February. Yet because American African …

Republicans scratched “civil rights and human rights” from a Senate subcommittee name

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Under new Republican leadership, the Senate Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Human Rights, has been renamed: it’s now called …