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Smithsonian National Museum Of African American History & Culture Turns Out To Be Washington DC’s Biggest Attaction

By Forbes.com

Nevermind long lines at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture

Thanksgiving Soul Food: Carla Hall Of ‘The Chew’ Offers A Glimpse Into African-American Tradition

By The Baltimore Sun

Carla Hall vividly recalls the time she attended Thanksgiving dinner

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Almost Everything We Know About Thanksgiving Is Wrong

By New York Times

Not to rain on our Thanksgiving Day parade, but the story of the first Thanksgiving

A United Nations Panel Concludes: The United States Owes Its Black Citizens Reparations

By Essence.com

Whenever the idea of reparations is presented, it’s usually met with some sort of racist rhetoric

Slavery Alive And Well In Libya; Footage Captures Black People Being Sold For As Little As $400

By CNN

Tripoli, Libya (CNN) — “Eight hundred,” says the auctioneer. “900 … 1,000 … 1,100 …” Sold.

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Oprah’s Surprising Opinion On Reparations: “I Think A Lot Of People Still Use Slavery As An Excuse”

By Urban Intellectuals

Oprah Winfrey is arguably the most powerful black woman in the world

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New Emancipation Statue In Richmond To Honor Nat Turner

By Richmond Times-Dispatch

A state commission planning an anti-slavery monument in downtown Richmond

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According to History, African Americans Don’t Sleep As Well As Whites

By LA Times

When we study racial inequality, we tend to consider factors that affect people while they are awake. Differential access to safe neighborhoods with good schools, decent jobs and unbalanced treatment by police and the courts surely have much to do with the stubborn disparities in wealth and well-being

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Private Prisons Are Facing A Class-Action Lawsuit For Violating Anti-Slavery Laws For The First Time In History

By Alternative Media Syndicate

This past summer, President Obama’s Department of Justice was directed to stop using private prisons. Besides having notoriously inhumane conditions, the private prison industry doesn’t really save taxpayers money—it just generates money for people who are in bed with private prisons.

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Concern Rises for Sex Tourism Along Kenya’s Coastal Region

By Face To Face Africa

Known for its beautiful stellar beaches, world-class resorts, and unique cultures, the Kenyan coastal region is undoubtedly one of the most popular tourist destinations — not just in Kenya — but around the world.

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Libyan Muslims Sell Blacks at $200 At Open Slave Markets

By The Muslim Issue

Migrants from West Africa are being openly traded in “public slave markets” across Libya.

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Black Men Can’t Love Black Women Due to Genetic Memory

By TheGameIsNotSoldNotTold.com

First Off I really like to thank  Jakira Sarvis Bey for pointing me in the right direction. I really don’t know shit about this field, and she made it way easier for me.

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Elite Pedophile Rings Exposed in a Horrifying Episode of Dr. Phil

By The Free Thought Project

In an exclusive interview seen by millions across the United States, Dr. Phil exposed the deadly secretive, and the highly organized world of elite pedophilia

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Stop Raising Racists: What Parents of White Children Must Do In the Age of Trump

By NY Times

DES MOINES — Last year at this time, my 7-year-old was running around singing the praises of George Washington.

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KKK Imperial Wizard Found In Belize After Fleeing The U.S 30 Years Ago

By Daily Mail

A former Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan who now lives in Belize, alongside the very race of people he fought to segregate, has told Daily Mail Online: ‘I don’t hate blacks… Ain’t that something?’

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Myth Debunked: The Irish Were Not Slaves, Too

By NY Times

It has shown up on Irish trivia Facebook pages, in Scientific American magazine, and on white nationalist message boards:

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Black Children More Likely Killed By Parent Than Police

By Black Enterprise

I remember well when I saw a friend get a beating. She and I, at about age 9, had left her home—to go where, I don’t remember—without asking her father.

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A School In New Jersey Apologizes After Slave Auction Poster Assignment

By ABC 7

Posters for slave auctions created by fifth-graders have been removed from the wall of a New Jersey elementary school hallway after some parents questioned the assignment.

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Beating Children Won’t Save Black America

By NY Times

“This is gonna hurt me more than it hurts you.”

My black, middle-class adoptive mother often grumbled these words as she prepared to whup me for getting dirty, mouthing off, rolling my eyes, telling lies or any number of other childhood misbehaviors.

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Ben Carson Refers To Slaves as ‘Immigrants’ Who Worked Really Hard ‘For Less’

By Huffington Post

WASHINGTON ― Ben Carson made his debut as secretary of Housing and Urban Development Monday by telling agency employees about the virtues of the “can-do” American society.