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Cradle-To-Power: From the Talented Tenth to My Brothers' Keeper

John Silvanus Wilson Jr. | Posted 07.23.2014 | College
John Silvanus Wilson Jr.

The lost lives of Clay Cross and Kendarius Edwards underscore how our nation's safety, security and competitiveness are compromised with every instance of wasted potential and every senseless death.

17 LGBT Political Moments That Made Us Proud This Year

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.18.2013 | Gay Voices

Happy Pride Month! In honor of the occasion, we're taking a look at some of the best lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) political momen...

WATCH: Critics Slam Obama's Message To Black America

Posted 06.05.2013 | Black Voices

President Obama's Morehouse commencement speech attracted a great deal of attention. The commander-in-chief's message to young black men of the presti...

On a Black Queer Morehouse Commencement

Jafari S. Allen | Posted 07.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Jafari S. Allen

For me, having taught "Genealogies of Black LGBTQ/SGL Culture and Politics," the first LGTBQ studies course at Morehouse and only the second at a historically black college, this semester, President Obama's small utterance in his commencement address is groundbreaking.

Obama's Morehouse Commencement Speech: Welcome to the Brotherhood

Nicolas B. Aziz | Posted 07.20.2013 | Black Voices
Nicolas B. Aziz

President Obama impeccably and eloquently made the connection between the role Morehouse has played in shaping today's world and the role it will play in shaping the future.

Barack Obama's Morehouse Moment

Jarrett L. Carter | Posted 07.19.2013 | Black Voices
Jarrett L. Carter

Barack Obama visited Morehouse College on Sunday to give a refrain on the responsibility of Morehouse Men and black America to find dignity and progress in self-reliance, a refrain that has simultaneously proven exciting and excruciating for African Americans over the last four years.

Father And Son Graduate Morehouse College Together

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.16.2013 | Black Voices

When Dorian Joyner Jr.’s dad told him that he would soon be joining him at Morehouse College, the freshman thought it meant that his father would be...

Will Obama Come Face To Face With Vocal Critic At Morehouse Graduation? | Posted 05.03.2013 | Black Voices

A prominent, historically black men’s college in Atlanta is struggling to quell a controversy over what role a critic of President Obama will play i...