/Now in Racial Justice

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7 Black Creators Remember Dick Gregory's Legacy

The comedian and activist’s death at age 84 leaves a gaping hole in both the art and activism worlds. Here are how some of the people living in his legacy addressed his passing.

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Veteran MC Dudley 'Declaime' Perkins On His New Album,'Young Spirit'

The experimental California rapper’s new album, produced almost entirely by wife Georgia Anne Muldrow, is an impassioned ode to the resilience of people of color. Here, Declaime shares his overall vision for “Young Spirit” and faces a question about a homophobic hook. 

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Steve Bannon, Breitbart Head-Turned-Trump Advisor, Exits the White House

Amid heightened pressure, Donald Trump’s chief strategist, Steve Bannon, has either resigned or been fired. Groups who pushed for his ouster say that’s just the beginning. 

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AFSCME President Lee Saunders on the Need for a 'Strong Army' to Advance Economic Justice and Civil Rights

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Memphis sanitation strike by training labor organizers to tackle income inequality and racial disparity via the “I Am 2018” campaign.

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Arts & Culture

WATCH: Issa Rae, Maxine Waters, Solange Pay Tribute to Greatness of Black Women at 'Black Girls Rock!'

Criminalization

4 Questions With the Directors of the Ferguson Uprising Doc, 'Whose Streets?'

Trump Presidency

Gender & Sexuality

The Dos and Dont's of Talking to Kids of Color About White Supremacy

Islamophobia

The Dos and Dont's of Talking to Kids of Color About White Supremacy