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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more perfect," he sai
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 hours ago
grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more perfect," he said. Desiree Boykin, who works for the United Negro College Fund, brought her mom to the opening ceremony. “She has lived a lot of this history, so to be here and see it... Read more
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CBC.ca
100 years in the making: Inside Washington's museum of African-American historyreferencing the 14-year-old Mississippi teen who was murdered in 1955 after all
100 years in the making: Inside Washington's museum of African-American history
CBC.ca / Posted 14 hours ago
referencing the 14-year-old Mississippi teen who was murdered in 1955 after allegedly flirting with a white woman. "Great Negro Mart," reads one undated advertisement card for a slave dealer from Memphis, Tenn. There is an 1835 bill of sale for a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more perfect," he sai
New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 hours ago
grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more perfect," he said. Desiree Boykin, who works for the United Negro College Fund, brought her mom to the opening ceremony. “She has lived a lot of this history, so to be here and see it... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obama: New African-American museum 'belongs to all'grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more perfect," he sai
Obama: New African-American museum 'belongs to all'
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 hours ago
grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more perfect," he said. Desiree Boykin, who works for the United Negro College Fund, brought her mom to the opening ceremony. “She has lived a lot of this history, so to be here and see it... Read more
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Fortune
The Black Vote: History Demands a Strategy for Changeleaders for generations. In 1924 the writer and civil rights activist James Wel
The Black Vote: History Demands a Strategy for Change
Fortune / Posted 16 hours ago
leaders for generations. In 1924 the writer and civil rights activist James Weldon Johnson observed that “practically every Negro vote is labeled, sealed, delivered and packed away long before election.” A frustrated Johnson asked, “How can the... Read more
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Quartz
A new Smithsonian museum highlights the enormous influence African American culture has had on all of usmaking—or a century if you count back to the 1916 congressional bill proposing
A new Smithsonian museum highlights the enormous influence African American culture has had on all of us
Quartz / Posted 20 hours ago
making—or a century if you count back to the 1916 congressional bill proposing “a monument or memorial to the memory of the negro soldiers and sailors”—the museum (which opens to the public today, Sept 24), is a staggering reminder of how much... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
MEXICO — ONE PLATE AT A TIME WITH RICK BAYLESS: Season 11 (New Season Premiere)sopa de lentejas. At Ku’uk, Pedro shows us his ultra-modern take on the same di
MEXICO — ONE PLATE AT A TIME WITH RICK BAYLESS: Season 11 (New Season Premiere)
KPBS San Diego / Posted 22 hours ago
sopa de lentejas. At Ku’uk, Pedro shows us his ultra-modern take on the same dish. Back in Chicago, Rick makes recado negro to complement cured duck. At home, he makes tacos with eggs and burnt habanero salsa, avocado and red onion — the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Incredible collection of vintage mugshots captures the 'least wanted'in 1944 The mugshot was attached to a card inside a manila envelope that inclu
Incredible collection of vintage mugshots captures the 'least wanted'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in 1944 The mugshot was attached to a card inside a manila envelope that included the typewritten text: 'A closed-mouth negro, probably committing burglaries. Allegedly stole several pairs of stockings.' 'It was more than a photo,' Michaelson... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Mr. Church' Screenwriter on Eddie Murphy Movie's Long Journey to Big Screen, "Magical Negro" Criticismthe movie and her real life as well as criticism the film has received for Murp
'Mr. Church' Screenwriter on Eddie Murphy Movie's Long Journey to Big Screen, "Magical Negro" Criticism
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
the movie and her real life as well as criticism the film has received for Murphy's role being an example of the "Magical Negro" character. How much of what's in the movie was based on your own life and friendship with the real Mr. Church and how... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
European artist acquires, moves home tied to Rosa Parksat an event commemorating the 1999 Congressional Gold Medal of Honor, Monday, J
European artist acquires, moves home tied to Rosa Parks
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
at an event commemorating the 1999 Congressional Gold Medal of Honor, Monday, June 14, 1999, at the National Council of Negro Women in Washington, D.C. (Photo: PATRICK D. WITTY/TNS) The announcement said Parks and McCauley lived in the home in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
A Week with Baseball Legends in Jacksonville ends with Saturday youth clinicwill mentor 150 invited kids during a clinic at the ballpark Saturday. The sta
A Week with Baseball Legends in Jacksonville ends with Saturday youth clinic
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
will mentor 150 invited kids during a clinic at the ballpark Saturday. The stadium is known by baseball veterans from the Negro Leagues as its former name, Durkee Field, and the week-long event is meant to both honor those players and raise money... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
The secret costs of Islamophobialike prized pets, until they started advocating for their emancipation. “Such
The secret costs of Islamophobia
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
like prized pets, until they started advocating for their emancipation. “Such is the bloodthirsty, tyrannical Mahometan negro, who is now travelling himself and suite, up and down through the free states in pomp, with the President’s passport in... Read more
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CNN
The secret costs of Islamophobialike prized pets, until they started advocating for their emancipation. "Such
The secret costs of Islamophobia
CNN / Posted yesterday
like prized pets, until they started advocating for their emancipation. "Such is the bloodthirsty, tyrannical Mahometan negro, who is now travelling himself and suite, up and down through the free states in pomp, with the President's passport in... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Obama: African American museum to be 'point of pride' for USI could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders.
Obama: African American museum to be 'point of pride' for US
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
I could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders. Class projects for what was then called Negro History Week. Books borrowed from the library or friends or, in the case of Black Panther activist Eldridge Cleaver's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hillary Emailgate: How One Twitter User Proved The "Intent" That The FBI Missed After Months "Investigating"- they subconciously know White society brings them things African society does
Hillary Emailgate: How One Twitter User Proved The "Intent" That The FBI Missed After Months "Investigating"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
- they subconciously know White society brings them things African society doesn't. BTW - Whitey in general is experiencing Negro fatigue big time lately. Taking a knee or raising a fist during the anthem on Sunday isn't... Read more
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The Hill
Beyond black lives protests, lie the income and education gapmade possible by education equality efforts years ago. In the book, Envisioning
Beyond black lives protests, lie the income and education gap
The Hill / Posted yesterday
made possible by education equality efforts years ago. In the book, Envisioning Black Colleges, A History of the United Negro College Fund, the author, Marybeth Gasman, describes how access to higher education was opened to all Americans through... Read more
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Island Packet
This scrap of cloth is one of the saddest artifacts at new DC museumbut very few of them were owned by slaves. That makes the humble sack, made out
This scrap of cloth is one of the saddest artifacts at new DC museum
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
but very few of them were owned by slaves. That makes the humble sack, made out of the rough cotton that was known as “negro cloth,” a rare family heirloom, surviving the separations of several generations before coming back to South Carolina –... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for Liberia to Issue Travel Alert for Citizens Traveling to U.S.countries, for fear of contracting the virus and causing a global epidemic. IT
Time for Liberia to Issue Travel Alert for Citizens Traveling to U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
countries, for fear of contracting the virus and causing a global epidemic. IT IS DISAPPOINTING THAT Liberia has not issued a travel alert for Liberians traveling to the US as the world's super power is no longer safe for people of Negro d... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump’s appeal to black America is ludicrous — but that doesn’t mean Obama was our savioras the solution to the problems that exist within the African-American communit
Trump’s appeal to black America is ludicrous — but that doesn’t mean Obama was our savior
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
as the solution to the problems that exist within the African-American community is as stupid as using Don King as a Negro surrogate — oh wait, he did that too. No black person in their right mind would ever listen to Don King. It’s 2016:... Read more
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USA Today
How blacks made America and it made us: Kojo Nnamdiit “the nod”) grew among black people greeting one another in public places. We
How blacks made America and it made us: Kojo Nnamdi
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
it “the nod”) grew among black people greeting one another in public places. We refused to be referred to as colored or Negro. We were black. That was it. Here I was, a black man from the Caribbean, who had found a home in Washington, with all... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Don King urges African-Americans to support Donald Trumpto accidentally say the N word while recalling the moment. “I told Michael Jac
Don King urges African-Americans to support Donald Trump
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
to accidentally say the N word while recalling the moment. “I told Michael Jackson, I said, ‘If you’re poor, you’re a poor Negro. I would use the N word, but if you’re rich, you are a rich Negro. If you are intelligent, intellectual, you’re an... Read more
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Daily Herald
Indiana settlement takes its place in black history museumAfrican-American people and things, celebration of their cultural and historica
Indiana settlement takes its place in black history museum
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
African-American people and things, celebration of their cultural and historical significance has been slow in coming. Negro History Week was first commemorated in 1926 but gained little traction until 50 years later, when it was expanded into... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Indiana settlement takes its place in black history museumAfrican-American people and things, celebration of their cultural and historica
Indiana settlement takes its place in black history museum
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
African-American people and things, celebration of their cultural and historical significance has been slow in coming. Negro History Week was first commemorated in 1926 but gained little traction until 50 years later, when it was expanded into... Read more
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Brandon Sun
The new Smithsonian museum, as seen by a black AmericanI could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders.
The new Smithsonian museum, as seen by a black American
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
I could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders. Class projects for what was then called Negro History Week. Books borrowed from the library or friends or, in the case of Black Panther activist Eldridge Cleaver's... Read more
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Daily Herald
The new Smithsonian museum, as seen by a black AmericanI could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders.
The new Smithsonian museum, as seen by a black American
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
I could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders. Class projects for what was then called Negro History Week. Books borrowed from the library or friends or, in the case of Black Panther activist Eldridge Cleaver's... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
CHASE UTLEY WINS 11TH ANNUAL ROY CAMPANELLA AWARDduring a 10-year career, all with the Dodgers, he batted .276 with 242 home run
CHASE UTLEY WINS 11TH ANNUAL ROY CAMPANELLA AWARD
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 2 days ago
during a 10-year career, all with the Dodgers, he batted .276 with 242 home runs and 856 RBI. He began his career in the Negro Leagues, establishing himself as one of the top catchers in the league before joining the Dodger organization in 1946.... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
The new Smithsonian museum as seen by a black AmericanI could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders.
The new Smithsonian museum as seen by a black American
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
I could: The internet. Documentaries. Lectures. Conversations with the elders. Class projects for what was then called Negro History Week. Books borrowed from the library or friends or, in the case of Black Panther activist Eldridge Cleaver's... Read more
3 related stories
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Chicago Tribune
Can a poem change a mind, a vote, a nation?Hughes, but if you've ever used the lower-level walkway between terminals 1 and
Can a poem change a mind, a vote, a nation?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Hughes, but if you've ever used the lower-level walkway between terminals 1 and 3 at O'Hare, you've passed by his poem "The Negro Speaks of Rivers," which is brought to life in a long mural. Its most quoted line, one I've seen printed out of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Charlotte Riots: What They Are Not Telling Youabout like a white devil strolling through a parking lot. i mean, really...a bo
The Charlotte Riots: What They Are Not Telling You
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
about like a white devil strolling through a parking lot. i mean, really...a book? It's just as plausible to claim that a negro was doing anything kind, productive or altruistic. If they ever are up to any good at all, it's at the behest of... Read more
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USA Today
Indiana town of black farmers takes its place in Smithsonian's new museumother African-American people and communities, celebration of cultural and hist
Indiana town of black farmers takes its place in Smithsonian's new museum
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
other African-American people and communities, celebration of cultural and historical significance has been slow in coming. Negro History Week was first commemorated in 1926 but gained little traction until 50 years later, when it was expanded into... Read more
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Goal.com
Ronaldo O Fenomeno: Sao Cristovao's greatest son117th anniversary. The star took his first steps in futsal, and tried to make
Ronaldo O Fenomeno: Sao Cristovao's greatest son
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
117th anniversary. The star took his first steps in futsal, and tried to make it in his boyhood idols, Flamengo. The Rubro-Negro showed little interest in the youngster, however, and declined to take him on in their youth divisions and pay his bus... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Every Game Counts as Tigers Return Home for Final Regular Season Homestand Against Royals and Indians Beginning September 23rd at Comerica Parkanthem will be performed by Alise King, winner of the 2016 Detroit Stars singin
Every Game Counts as Tigers Return Home for Final Regular Season Homestand Against Royals and Indians Beginning September 23rd at Comerica Park
Detroit Tigers / Posted 2 days ago
anthem will be performed by Alise King, winner of the 2016 Detroit Stars singing competition that took place during Negro Leagues Weekend earlier this season. Thursday, September 29 vs. Cleveland Indians at 1:10 p.m. Gates Open at 11:30... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resignsAfrican-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing p
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resigns
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
African-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing promoter Don King repeatedly used the word "Negro" and accidentally said "n-----" during his introduction of the Republican nominee. Trump and a couple of people seated... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resignsAfrican-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing p
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resigns
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
African-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing promoter Don King repeatedly used the word "Negro" and accidentally said "n-----" during his introduction of the Republican nominee. Trump and a couple of people seated... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resignsAfrican-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing p
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resigns
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
African-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing promoter Don King repeatedly used the word "Negro" and accidentally said "n-----" during his introduction of the Republican nominee. Trump and a couple of people seated... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black menis always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson "if you're poor, you're a 'poor Negro.' If you're rich, you're a 'rich Negro.'" An educated black man is "an intellectual negro." King, who is black,... Read more
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Business Insider
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resignsAfrican-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing p
A Trump Ohio campaign chair claims there was 'no racism' before Obama presidency, promptly resigns
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
African-American outreach event at a church in nearby Cleveland, where boxing promoter Don King repeatedly used the word "Negro" and accidentally said "n-----" during his introduction of the Republican nominee. Trump and a couple of people seated... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black menis always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson "if you're poor, you're a 'poor Negro.' If you're rich, you're a 'rich Negro.'" An educated black man is "an intellectual negro." King, who is black,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson "if you're poor, you're a 'poor Negro.' If you're rich, you're a 'rich Negro.'" An educated black man is "an intellectual negro." King, who is black,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Buck O'Neil Walk and Run to benefit Negro Leagues Baseball Museumpast. The streets of the Jazz District will come to life for this weekend's Bu
Buck O'Neil Walk and Run to benefit Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
past. The streets of the Jazz District will come to life for this weekend's Buck O'Neil Walk and Run. Proceeds benefit the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and will go toward patching up some of the museum’s wear and tear and expanding on its rich... Read more
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CBS News
Will Trump's response to recent shootings hinder efforts to woo black voters?epithet used in a conversation about racial stereotypes. “If you are intellige
Will Trump's response to recent shootings hinder efforts to woo black voters?
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
epithet used in a conversation about racial stereotypes. “If you are intelligent, intellectual, you are an intellectual negro, if you are a dancing and sliding and gliding n****er, I mean negro,” King said. In Toledo, we met K. David Johnson,... Read more
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USA Today
Don't tell me to 'get over' race: Stephen Hendersonthem to happen and, sometimes, through consignment of slaves to Franklin. A 17
Don't tell me to 'get over' race: Stephen Henderson
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
them to happen and, sometimes, through consignment of slaves to Franklin. A 1731 ad in the Gazette boasted of a “likely negro wench,” who was 15 and “talks English.” Interested parties were directed to inquire with the paper’s owner. That owner... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Mom Says More Can Be Done to Make EpiPens More Affordablefaced tough questioning on Capitol Hill amid skyrocketing costs. “I am definit
Mom Says More Can Be Done to Make EpiPens More Affordable
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 days ago
faced tough questioning on Capitol Hill amid skyrocketing costs. “I am definitely not happy about their response,” Jill Negro, of Wallingford, said. Her two young sons have potentially severe allergies and require EpiPens and Negro said it... Read more
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The Morning Call
Donald Trump finds his African-American in Don Kingand both offered their usual bombastic blitz, sprinkled in with the “N” word fr
Donald Trump finds his African-American in Don King
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
and both offered their usual bombastic blitz, sprinkled in with the “N” word from King. "If you're poor, you are a poor negro -- I would use the n-word -- but if you're rich, you are a rich negro. If you are intelligent, intellectual, you are... Read more
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York Daily Record
Underground Railroad was active in Yorkslaves escape bondage prior to the Civil War. "The speaker gave an account of
Underground Railroad was active in York
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
slaves escape bondage prior to the Civil War. "The speaker gave an account of William Goodrich [Goodridge], an intelligent negro who came to York in 1806. Goodrich was then six years old. His ancestors had belonged to the Carroll family, of... Read more
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express
Don King says n-word during controversial endorsement of Donald Trumpthat got the biggest reaction, during a rambling introduction in which he repea
Don King says n-word during controversial endorsement of Donald Trump
express / Posted 2 days ago
that got the biggest reaction, during a rambling introduction in which he repeatedly described African Americans as “negroes”. The 85-year-old King, wearing a glittering denim jacket festooned with decorations including a picture of himself,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson "if you're poor, you're a 'poor Negro.' If you're rich, you're a 'rich Negro.'" An educated black man is "an intellectual negro." King, who is black,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson "if you're poor, you're a 'poor Negro.' If you're rich, you're a 'rich Negro.'" An educated black man is "an intellectual negro." King, who is black,... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Clinton, Trump Decry Latest Police Shootings Of Black Menis always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump Decry Latest Police Shootings Of Black Men
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson “if you’re poor, you’re a ‘poor Negro.’ If you’re rich, you’re a ‘rich Negro.'” An educated black man is “an intellectual negro.” King, who is black,... Read more
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Daily Press
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michae
Clinton, Trump decry latest police shootings of black men: 'Unbearable,' 'very troubled'
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
is always framed by his skin color, recalling that he once told pop icon Michael Jackson "if you're poor, you're a 'poor Negro.' If you're rich, you're a 'rich Negro.'" An educated black man is "an intellectual negro." King, who is black,... Read more
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