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The Fight For Civil Rights Will Begin Again, Again and Again.

“This fight will never end. There will always be those who want to oppress others, because of their feelings of inadequacy or lack of self-worth, misinterpretation of their ‘values’ or just blatant ignorance. Those in the minority will always face a battle of acceptance, and equality, will often be an uphill climb.”

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Progressive Tones: Louis Armstrong's Gruff Voice Against Injustice

Louis Armstrong once told the United States Government to go to hell. What, you didn’t know that? Does it surprise you? It might, if you…

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Remembering The 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing

“This afternoon we gather in the quiet of this sanctuary to pay our last tribute of respect to these beautiful children of God. They entered…

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Rand Paul, Civil Rights Champion! Say What?

Today, Jonathan Chait took down Rand Paul’s claim that he had unwavering support for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in comments he recently made at Howard…

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Taking On The Klan And The Ghosts Of Segregation

I grew up in the Deep South. Some of my earliest memories are of discrimination and the imagery associated with it. As a very young…

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Why Can't You Criticize Israel And The Vatican?

Oh, I don’t mean literally. Of course you can criticize Israel and the Vatican. However, you should prepare yourself for the slings and arrows that…

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