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Young black doctor says Delta attendant refused her help
October 20, 2016
OB-GYN dismissed by a flight attendant who doubted that the black woman was actually a physician ... read more »
#BlackoutBR Protests, Boycotts Continue in Baton Rouge over Alton Sterling Shooting
October 20, 2016
After nearly three months, only the cell phone videos filmed by spectators have been released ... read more »
Black Churches Being Pushed Out of Nation’s Capital
October 20, 2016
Long-standing African-American churches are disappearing from the nation’s capital one at a time ... read more »
Clemson University police investigate KKK fliers, slurs
October 19, 2016
Clemson University police are investigating the discovery of Ku Klux Klan recruitment fliers that appeared around the South Carolina school's campus recently. ... read more »
Black Lives Matter homecoming float vandalized in Idaho
October 19, 2016
Boise State University's president says a homecoming float dedicated to the Black Lives Matter movement has been vandalized. ... read more »
Brooklyn’s top prosecutor Ken Thompson lauded at his funeral
October 19, 2016
Brooklyn's top prosecutor Ken Thompson was remembered at his funeral Saturday as a champion of justice. ... read more »
FBI moves to dismiss lawsuit over Charleston church shooting 
October 19, 2016
The FBI wants a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit accusing the agency of negligence in last summer's South Carolina church massacre, arguing that the agency was stymied by state and federal limits on background checks and local errors in record-keeping as it reviewed Dylann Roof's handgun purchase. ... read more »
Three militia men accused of plotting to bomb Somalis in Kansas
October 19, 2016
Three members of a Kansas militia group are accused of plotting to bomb an apartment complex that's home to Somali immigrants in the western Kansas meatpacking town of Garden City, a thwarted attack prosecutors say was planned for the day after the November election. ... read more »
Smithsonian’s African-American museum gears up for schools
October 19, 2016
schools are penciling in the National Museum of African American History and Culture to give students a real-life look at the past as well as a tangible representation of the places and people in their textbooks. ... read more »
President Obama Talks about the Future of HBCUs, My Brother’s Keeper at North Carolina A&T
October 19, 2016
President Barack Obama said that historically Black colleges that are producing engineers, doctors and dentists serve as the foundation stone for building Black middle class wealth and success ... read more »
Study: Minorities less likely to attend top public colleges
October 19, 2016
Black and Latino students in the U.S. are far less likely than their peers of other races to attend elite public universities ... read more »
Tennessee Black Caucus: Don’t cut civil rights milestones
October 13, 2016
The Tennessee Black Caucus of State Legislators on Friday called for a public response to help keep civil rights milestones in Tennessee history from being removed from the social studies standards for public schools. ... read more »
Ferguson emerges as factor in Missouri governor’s race
October 13, 2016
The fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson has been injected into Missouri's gubernatorial campaign. ... read more »
‘We Stood Up: Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement’ Celebrates the Legacies of Freedom, Opportunity and Equality in America 
October 13, 2016
Lincoln Financial Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC), recently announced the release of an audio anthology for children, “We Stood Up: Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement.” ... read more »
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise 
October 13, 2016
Reverential Retrospective Offers Intimate Look at the Life of Late Icon  ... read more »

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