The 10 Most Pressing Issues Facing 21st Century African Americans

The 10 Most Pressing Issues Facing 21st Century African Americans African Americans still face a litany of problems in the 21st century. Despite gains since the end of World War II, especially the eradication of racial segregation (known as Jim Crow), serious economic, social and political issues persist in the community. Brown vs. Board of…

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PRESIDENT OBAMA SPEAKS CANDIDLY ABOUT RACE…USES THE ‘N’ WORD AND SAYS: “WE ARE NOT CURED OF RACISM”

PRESIDENT OBAMA SPEAKS CANDIDLY ABOUT RACE…USES THE ‘N’ WORD AND SAYS: “WE ARE NOT CURED OF RACISM”   President Obama has made his opinion plain on the matter of racism in this country: it’s systemic and it most definitely still exists. While his candid statements on gun control in the aftermath of the Charleston church…

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Women Of Color Who Succeed Against All Odds

Women Of Color Who Succeed Against All Odds People often face heartache and suffer a great deal throughout their lives. Although faced with tragedy, many black women are able to rise above all odds and become successful in life. A few black women who have risen from the ashes are Ursula Burns, Dr. Mae Jemison,…

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