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New Podcast 'Voices of a Movement' Brings Legendary Civil Rights Era Stories to Life

 “Some of them are names you know, some aren’t—but all of them have stories that need to be told while they’re still here to tell them,” say the podcast’s creators. 

Black Lives Matter-Affiliated Groups Get Approval to Hold Democratic Town Hall

The town hall has been approved by the DNC, despite their—and the RNC’s—refusal to add another debate to the election calendar. 

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar On Donald Trump's Response To Essay: 'The Bully Proves My Point'

Abdul-Jabbar hit back at Donald Trump after the presidential candidate attached the former’s critical Washington Post piece. 

Spelling Race

Two race-based narratives dominate coverage of the Scripps National Spelling Bee each year—and they’re both misguided.

Ferguson Movement Transforms Civilians Into Activists

These aren’t your grandma’s organizers.

WashPost Asks Black Men What They Fear, Love and Dream Of [Video]

The Post continues its three part video series that asks: What do you fear, love and dream of?

Head Games with Headlines? Talk Back

It’s not just Fox News. All sorts of news media frame our issues–and thus limit solutions–every day. Whether it’s deliberate doesn’t matter. We gotta speak up.