DN: ‘Jimmy Carter Former Aide Praises Him as Honest, Noble Man’

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Via Democracy Now – “Former President Jimmy Carter revealed cancer had spread to his brain and that he would begin radiation treatment later in the day. He made the More...

(Video) NY Gov, State Atty Gen Hold Q&A Following Criminal Justice System Roundtable

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman held a briefing on Executive Order No. 147, which appoints the New York State Attorney General as More...

LA Times: ‘Why the deaths of Latinos at the hands of police haven’t drawn as much attention’

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Excerpt from the Los Angeles Times: The Ramirez family marched in front of the Paramount sheriff’s station and held vigils, but they struggled to find wider support for More...

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Download New App: Slavery at Monticello

Via Monticello.org: The Thomas Jefferson Foundation’s new app, Slavery at Monticello: Life and Work on Mulberry Row, tells the stories of the people who lived and worked at the More...

(Video) Origins of Nina Simone’s ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black’

A lasting treasure, “To Be Young Gifted and Black,” arranged and performed by Nina Simone. A special dedication to Black and Brown youth of yesterday, tomorrow and More...

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

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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...

Britains_Slave_Owners (Watch) BBC Doc: Britains Forgotten Slave Owners (Pt 1)

Britains Forgotten Slave Owners – “Profit and Loss,” the first of a two-part documentary. Historian David...

Image via HaitianRefugees.org Sonia Pierre and Dominicans of Haitian Descent: “We are being erased as human beings”

Sonia Pierre, before her death in 2011, at 48-years-old, dedicated her life to fighting for the...

DR Haitians Dominican Republic’s ‘Ethnic Purging': Edwidge Danticat on Mass Deportation of Haitian Families

Via Democracy Now – “In the Dominican Republic half a million legally stateless people could be...

DN: ‘Jimmy Carter Former Aide Praises Him as Honest, Noble Man’

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Via Democracy Now – “Former President Jimmy Carter revealed cancer had spread to his brain and that More...

Download New App: Slavery at Monticello

Via Monticello.org: The Thomas Jefferson Foundation’s new app, Slavery at Monticello: Life and Work on Mulberry Row, tells the stories of..

(Watch) BBC Doc: Britains Forgotten Slave Owners (Pt 1)

Britains Forgotten Slave Owners – “Profit and Loss,” the first of a two-part documentary. Historian David Olusoga explores the archive records..

(Audio) Dr. Phyllis Hubbard on Naturopathy Medicine

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BBN contributor Dr. Phyllis Hubbard and founder of Radiant Health Strategies discusses alternative and holistic More...

The Fire Inside: A Reflection on the Charleston Tragedy

As a Qigong Instructor, I often teach a special version of The Eight Pieces of Brocade that I refined which is a..

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 2014, between President Obama and..
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