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Whites and the Fear Caused by White Supremacy

Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith | Posted 12.29.2015 | Black Voices
Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith

In a presentation of the theses contained in her book, Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing, author Joy DeGruy, Ph.D. asked the mixed-race audience, "How many of you think there is white racism?"

Teaching the Truth About America's History: Only the Truth Can Make Us Free

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 10.16.2015 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

Who is writing and influencing the history our children are taught? Should a few education officials in Texas or any state drive decisions about what all of our children learn or sugarcoat the truth?

Educating for Democracy: David Brooks' 'Magical Thinking'

Joel Shatzky | Posted 07.03.2015 | Religion
Joel Shatzky

In a recent op ed in the New York Times, David Brooks made a plea to social conservatives; those who vowed to "fight on" against the Supreme Court decision sanctioning same sex marriages.

UN: Country With Most Slaves Per Capita Must End Brutal Practice

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

GENEVA, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Slavery is still being practised in Mauritania, even though the West African country made it a crime against humanity las...