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Race and Gender Rebuttal

by Andre Banks on Jan 18, 2008 2:51PM

For anyone outraged by Clinton supporter Gloria Steinem's opinion piece in the NYTimes last week arguing that Hilary, as a woman, had a harder road to the White House than Barack, simply a Black ma

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Obama Misses Opportunity to Unite

by Andre Banks on Nov 2, 2007 8:47AM

obama.jpg Andre Banks recently weighed it on the recent barrage of news surrounding Barack Obama's decisi

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We Wear Black for 'Jena Six', Justice

by Andre Banks on Sep 20, 2007 11:30AM

six.jpgAndre Banks, like many bloggers and those who are in Jena, LA for the rally today, sees today as

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Finally, some Justice in Jena

by Andre Banks on Sep 17, 2007 10:02AM

Jena6.jpg Ahead of demonstrations expected to draw tens of thousands to the tiny town of Jena, LA, Mychal

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Oprah and Obama Combine Superpowers

by Andre Banks on Sep 6, 2007 12:39PM

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Charges Reduced in 'Jena 6' Case, But Will Justice Be Served?

by Andre Banks on Sep 5, 2007 2:36PM

Today a judge in Jena, LA threw out a conspiracy conviction against Mychal Bell, one of the Jena 6.

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Kenneth Foster Will Live

by Andre Banks on Aug 30, 2007 1:44PM

Word just came down that Governor Rick Perry has commuted Kenneth Foster's death sentence:

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Kenneth Foster Update: Immediate Action Needed

by Andre Banks on Aug 30, 2007 10:33AM

UPDATE: For only the third time in history, the Texas Pardons and Paroles Board has voted (6-1) to commute Kenneth Foster's death sentence.

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BET's Hot Ghetto Mess

by Andre Banks on Aug 15, 2007 7:56AM

We were talking about this show, now renamed "We Got to Do Better," around the office yesterday.

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Cornel West New Hip Hop Album

by Andre Banks on Aug 15, 2007 7:10AM

blogimage_thumb_4460a4ba0032f06bf7400cb8e1.jpgAdam Howard over at

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