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WATCH: Maxwell, Aloe Blacc Sing For Poor People's Campaign At 'We Are Here' Concert

Faith leaders, media personalities and musicians graced the Howard Theater stage to support the newly revived Poor People’s Campaign.

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Singer Elijah Blake's 'Hanging Tree' Mourns Black Casualties of Racism Through the Generations

“Everybody’s praying for peace, but who’s gonna protect us from the police?”

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Sankofa.org and Tidal Honor Victims of Police and Racist Violence with Visual EP, '17'

The 17-minute short film depicts a day in the life of a Black teen that ends in a tragic encounter with police. It features music from Raphael Saadiq, Ty Dolla $ign, Mali Music and Elijah Blake—and it’s available without a subscription.

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Michelle Alexander, Jesse Williams to Feature at Inaugural 'Many Rivers To Cross' Festival

Sankofa.org, the human rights organization founded by musician and longtime activist Harry Belafonte, just announced the new arts and social justice festival.