Police Killings: The end of 2014 was a bloody time for Native Americans

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This underreported story about police involved killings of Native Americans comes to BBN via Red Power Media. Excerpt of story by Zak Cheney-Rice/Identities.Mic: The end of 2014 More...

Baltimore PD Officer Outed Bad Cops to Superiors. They Retaliated: Lawsuit

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This video and report first appeared in the New York Daily News on January 14, 2015, four months before the Baltimore protests ignited in reaction to the death of Freddy Gray, More...

The Insidious Myth of ‘Community.’ America’s Ghettos Are Not Communities.

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By T.D. Williams One of the most sophistic talking points consistently trotted out in situations like the Baltimore uprisings is, “they’re destroying their own community.” Ghettos More...

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(Trailer) The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, by award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson. Via PBS: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution explores the history of the Black More...

Afro-Cuban Filmmaker Brings Little-Known Caribbean History to Light

By Nicole Crawford-Tichawonna It is fitting that two films by Afro-Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando are being showcased during the month we celebrate women’s history. As one More...

[Must Watch]: City Of Baltimore Has Paid Out $5.7 Million In Police Brutality Settlements Since 2011

Barbara Floyd gazes out her window at the spot on North Montford Avenue where she says a detective ground her face into the concrete in 2009. She reached a $30,000 settlement 2011. (Image via Screengrab)

Special Report by the Baltimore Sun – “The city of Baltimore has paid about $5.7 million since 2011 over lawsuits More...

Univ. of Alabama student brings peers to Serbia to give them the world

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By Rose Foran Aaron Brazelton talks about his first time going abroad as if it were a religious experience: as More...

travel_havana For Travelers: List of Relaxed Travel Restrictions to Cuba

In January, the United States relaxed travel restrictions to Cuba, as a result of talks, in...

Cuba_US_History (Video) The History of Cuba and the United States

Via The Daily Conversation on YouTube – “The modern history of Cuba: from the Fidel Castro-led...

Image via "A Mighty Girl" on Facebook (Video) Black Mambas: Saving The Rhino

Via YouTube (Channel 4) – “Meet the world’s first all-female anti-poaching unit, battling to save the...

(Video) The History of Cuba and the United States

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Via The Daily Conversation on YouTube – “The modern history of Cuba: from the Fidel Castro-led revolution More...

(Trailer) The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, by award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson. Via PBS: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution..

Guatemalans deliberately infected with STDs sue Johns Hopkins University for $1bn

Via The Guardian – “Nearly 800 plaintiffs have launched a billion-dollar lawsuit against Johns Hopkins University over its alleged role in..

For Travelers: List of Relaxed Travel Restrictions to Cuba

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In January, the United States relaxed travel restrictions to Cuba, as a result of talks, in 2014, between President More...

(Video) Black Mambas: Saving The Rhino

Via YouTube (Channel 4) – “Meet the world’s first all-female anti-poaching unit, battling to save the Rhino from extinction.” YouTube/Channel 4..

Justice and the Church: What we must NOT DO is look the other way

Too often the church is guilty of misleading its members on matters of economic, social and racial injustice. Much of our..
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