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In the Headlines
This year's Juneteenth celebration kicked off with a presidential signing, making it the federal holiday, Juneteenth National Independence Day. In celebrating or even acknowledging Juneteenth, millions have learned about the day, June 19, 1865, when all enslaved...
As debate over critical race theory continues in this country, one father-son duo is committed to celebrating the history and contributions of African Americans. Two years ago, Michael and his son began their journey when the Atlanta father was tasked with helping his...
What started as a quick trip by two Atlanta college students to grab a meal, quickly became a viral story of a police attack, and is now a lawsuit alleging violent assault against Atlanta police officers, and names officers, the city of Atlanta and Mayor Keisha Lance...
After Black voters made history in 2020, several states passed or introduced legislation that would roll back voting rights for hundreds of thousands of Black voters. This is a step backward. This is voter suppression. Black Voters Matter (BVM) is fighting back by...
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