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2015/07/05 04:09
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And have brought humanity to the edge of oblivion: because they think they are white. —James Baldwin Last Sunday the host of a popular news show asked me what it meant to lose my body. The host was...
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2015/07/05 01:17
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As the controversy surrounding the Confederate battle flag continues around the nation, Baltimore activists gathered in a vacant lot on the Fourth of July to burn one of the banners they said...
2015/07/05 01:02
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WASHINGTON — Actor James Earl Jones' reading of an excerpt of abolitionist Frederick Douglass' famous speech "The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro" went viral Thursday as the United States faces...
2015/07/05 00:41
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The Frederick Douglass High School building in New Orleans’ Upper Ninth Ward was one of a handful of locations the Essence Festival chose as host sites for its day of community service on...
2015/07/04 22:52
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First recorded alligator fatality in Texas 2015-07-04 18:18:06 A helicopter explodes after takeoff in Colorado 2015-07-04 17:15:14 Solar Plane breaks world record for longest non-stop solo...
2015/07/04 17:47
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The NYPD says it's investigating a video showing a man getting arrested after a knockout fight with a plainclothes officer Wednesday night. The video circulating on Facebook, which had more than 1...
2015/07/04 16:23
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Dawn Blake Souza, a retired educator in New Bedford, is reading "The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass" for the fourth time. (Simón Rios/WBUR) NEW BEDFORD, Mass. New Bedford was Frederick...
2015/07/04 07:58
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Frederick Douglass Independence Day, 1852 Frederick Douglass (1817-1895) was the nation's best-known crusader against slavery in the 1800s. Born a slave in Maryland, he managed to escape to the...
2015/07/04 01:19
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John Trumbull’s "Death of General Warren at the Battle of Bunker Hill". (Boston Museum of Fine Arts/BOSTON MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS) There are aspects of the American Revolution that are neither well...
2015/07/03 07:04
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Some 13 years before Bobby Lee's surrender at Appomattox Courthouse, former slave and abolitionist Frederick Douglass began one of his most famous speeches with an acknowledgment of how nervous he was...
2015/07/02 18:48
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HARLEM — Police believe the gunman who fatally shot an aspiring chef in the Polo Grounds Monday night may be from a gang based in East Harlem, law enforcement sources said. NYPD Chief of Detectives...
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2015/07/02 17:18
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When the Ravens visited Frederick Douglass High School following the riots in Baltimore, wide receiver Michael Campanaro wanted to remain involved and do something to help out the football...
2015/07/02 15:03
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The most remarkable Independence Day oration in American history was not given on the Fourth of July. And it is little remembered today. But it deserves to be, especially given the searing events in...
2015/07/02 12:21
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Motorists headed inbound over the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge should expect delays after an apparent collision between a bus and a car. D.C. police are asking motorists to slow down as...
2015/07/01 11:48
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A weekend fight at Harlem Tavern ended with three people in custody and one in the hospital, police said. View Full Caption HARLEM — A bar brawl at Harlem Tavern Saturday night left one person in the...
2015/07/01 10:25
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The symbol receiving attention in the aftermath of the June 17 killings in Charleston, S.C., is the now-disappearing Confederate flag. It is appropriate that the flag be relegated to the context of...
2015/06/30 22:48
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Three men beat another man and stole his cellphone inside the lobby of 840 Columbus Avenue, a building within Frederick Douglass Houses, police said. View Full Caption UPPER WEST SIDE — A teen who...
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2015/06/30 19:09
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They’re Greenport High School’s top achievers. Now learn more about Connor Whittle and Christian Van Cleef, the Class of 2015’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian. CONNOR WHITTLE VALEDICTORIAN GPA:...
2015/06/30 09:15
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HARLEM, Manhattan– A teenager was killed and another was injured in a double shooting at a Harlem housing complex after a popular basketball tournament nearby at Rucker Park Monday night, police...
2015/06/29 20:20
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July 4th: Taking our Cue from Frederick Douglass By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist Though the keynote address was delivered 163 years ago in Rochester, N.Y. on the significance of the 4th...
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