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#POCMedalWatch: Athletes of Color Carry USA to Overwhelming Victory

Our final installment chronicles the men's and women's basketball teams' respective victories and so much more from the Rio Olympics' final weekend.

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WATCH: Michaela Angela Davis Explains Why She's 'Grateful to Be Black'

“We gave you spirituals, then we gave you jazz, then we gave you blues, then we gave you hip-hop, then we gave you art and rock and soul and style and food and a soul. Why wouldn’t I want to be that?”

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The World Honors George Curry, Black Journalism Pioneer and Champion

Curry, who notably founded "Emerge" magazine and spent his life empowering Black community media, died at the age of 69 this past weekend. 

Colorlines screen shot of NBC video of Sioux protesting at the capitol, taken on August 22, 2016.

Native Protestors Call on U.N. in Fight Against Pipeline

The North Dakota Access Pipeline would violate human rights, claim protestors with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.

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