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Haitians see history of racist policies in migrant treatment September 24, 2021

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Property Owners Face Racist Biases September 13, 2021

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Women of Faith Can Help Advance Climate Justice September 13, 2021

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From COVID to Ida: Louisiana's marginalized 'see no way out' September 11, 2021

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To Ensure Abortion Access After 'Roe v. Wade,' Philanthropic Support Must Shift from National to Local Groups September 9, 2021

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To address climate change, address gender inequity September 3, 2021

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12 organizations directly helping Black, brown victims of Hurricane Ida September 2, 2021

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On Hurricane Ida, COVID-19, and trauma: Resilience cannot be a permanent state August 30, 2021

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6 Steps to Ensure a Successful Editorial-Board Meeting August 30, 2017

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5 Reasons Your Communications Strategy Should Include Editorial Boards June 27, 2017

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Eliminate Impromptu Meetings August 29, 2021

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Black immigrants have been left out of policy decisions for too long, organizers say August 21, 2021

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Opinion: Preventing needless punishments, including some student arrests, demands new approaches as classes resume August 18, 2021

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Abortion is Already a State Issue--We Should Act Like It August 06, 2021

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As Haiti Faces Uncertainty, Local Advocates Implore Biden to Help Asylum Seekers July 13, 2021

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Nina Turner SCORES Markey Endorsement, Campaign Surrogate Details Why She’s Right For The Job July 10, 2021

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GOP Isn't Holding Back on Voter Suppression. Democrats Must Go on Offensive. June 27, 2021

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FOX SOUL's Black Report: Juneteenth, Critical Race Theory, Voting Rights, Ms. Opal, and Black Voters Matter June 21, 2021

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The Myth of the Invisible Black Father June 18, 2021

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The Myth of the Absent Black Father | Essay June 18, 2021

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Juneteenth: Why Representation Counts, and a Message to the Young Black Community June 16, 2021

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Man Up and Cry: Making Room for Men to be Vulnerable June 16, 2021

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'Children Deserve to be Taught': Teachers in 22 Cities are Planning Protests Over Laws Restricting Racism Lessons in Schools June 11, 2021

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OPINION: How George Floyd Changed the World to Form a Break in the Chain of Oppression May 25, 2021

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The Connection Between COVID-19 and Diabetes is Cause for Pause--Especially for Black Americans May 19, 2021

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Leaders Urge Historic DOJ Confirmation of Kristen Clarke Against GOP Opposition May 13, 2021

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Nina Turner Advisor Jennifer R. Farmer gives Campaign Update May 13, 2021

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Black Women Leaders Promote a Day of Action to Confirm Department of Justice Nominee Kristen Clarke May 12, 2021

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Harris, Pelosi Make Joint Congress Speech Historic April 26, 2021

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Derek Chauvin found guilty on all counts in the murder of George Floyd: Updates April 21, 2021

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$100 Million Commitment to Address Racial Wealth Gap April 19, 2021

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Closing the racial wealth gap is a collective responsibility. Reparations are a solution. April 15, 2021

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Mother to Mother: A Woman Who Lost Her Child to Gun Violence Makes a Plea to Kamala Harris April 10, 2021

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The Problem of Anti-Asian Violence is Not the Doing of Black People March 26, 2021

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Killer Mike's Greenwood Digital Banking Platform Raises $40 Million in Funding March 26, 2021

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PR Expert Jennifer Farmer Turned her Boss's Racist Comments into a Relatable Guide for Black Women March 24, 2021

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Black- and Brown-Led Gun Violence Prevention Groups Call for $5.3 Billion in Federal Funds March 18, 2021

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Opinion: Empathetic Leadership During the Storm March 17, 2021

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Democrats’ Appetite for Progressive Politics Gets Fresh Test in Ohio March 15, 2021

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Jennifer R. Farmer on JENerational Change Podcast March 11, 2021

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Opinion: If L.A. can defund its school police, so can Philadelphia March 9, 2021

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VP Harris adds new meaning to Black History Month February 25, 2021

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Will There be Justice for George Floyd March 2, 2021

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PR Veteran Shares How Black Women Can Thrive at Work and in Life in New Book February 25, 2021

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A COVID-19 relief blueprint for Ohio’s 11th Congressional District: Nina Turner February 24, 2021

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Tim Black's Inspiring Black Women Series February 13, 2021

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Author discusses structural barriers facing Black women in professional settings February 12, 2021

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PR Veteran’s Book Offers Strategic Advice to Black Women February 3, 2021

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JACK DANIEL’S HONORS THE FOUNDER OF AMERICA’S ONLY BLACK-OWNED TELECOM COMPANY FREDDIE FIGGERS February 3, 2021

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Black Church Action PAC Aims to 'Redeem America's Soul September 24, 2020

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Black church turnout effort mobilizes against alleged voter suppression September 29, 2020

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EDUCATION, RACIAL EQUITY If Young Black Lives Matter, Liberating Learning Matters September 24, 2020

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Volatility in the markets is ‘here to stay for a while’: Adviser September 22, 2020

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Congress must do more to protect people in prisons and jails and those re-entering the community September 9, 2020

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Nearly a Half a Century after Attica, Little Progress September 9, 2020

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Does America Need a Truth and Reconciliation Commission? August 16, 2020

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Ebony Magazine’s Creditors Duel Mystery Businessman Over Assets August 15, 2020

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Presidential election are not a factor driving market, expert says August 12, 2020

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Behind the Fall of Ebony July 26, 2020

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We Should Invoke the Genocide Convention in Response to Fatal Police Shootings August 2, 2020

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Back to Basics (Nkechi Taifa) July 16, 2020

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We Must Protest this Racial Injustice July 15, 2020

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For Walthour, suit is about equal opportunity for Black-owned businesses July 15, 2020

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Ebony’s Parent Company Ousts CEO July 9, 2020

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The Political Education of Killer Mke July 8, 2020

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EBONY Magazine announces leadership transition, plans to restructure July 7, 2020

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Ebony Magazine Removes CEO Willard Jackson Amid Investigation Into ‘a Number of Transactions’ July 6, 2020

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Ebony Magazine removes Willard Jackson Jr. as CEO amid investigation into his transactions July 6, 2020

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Conversations with Jacob Walthour Jr. July 6, 2020

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Leading Newark pastor to Gov. Murphy: “You can’t treat Black people like this.” July 5, 2020

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Ebony’s Parent Company Ousts CEO July 5, 2020

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Ebony Magazine Removes CEO Willard Jackson While Investigating Transactions, Promises To Make Good On Employee Pay July 5, 2020

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Big-City DAs Form Commissions to Help Heal From Racial Injustice July 1, 2020

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Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner Introduces New Collaborative Effort Aimed At Reducing Gun Violence In City July 1, 2020

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Twitter Email Krasner launches truth and reconciliation panel inspired by post-apartheid South Africa’s efforts July 1, 2020

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Philly DA Larry Krasner plans ‘truth, justice, and reconciliation commission’ to review harm caused by justice system July 1, 2020

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Black-owned firm sues after N.J. official allegedly says state is ‘not a fan’ of investing with minority-owned companies June 24, 2020

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BlackRock, New Jersey sued for alleged discrimination and theft June 24, 2020

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Black-Owned Investment Firm Sues New Jersey for Racial Bias June 23, 2020

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Black-owned manager sues in New Jersey over racial bias, fraud June 23, 2020

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Rapper Killer Mike: We could avoid 100 more years of racial turmoil by doing the right thing now June 18, 2019

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The True Meaning of Juneteenth June 19, 2019

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Protests Are Part of a Long-Standing Demand for Justice June 18, 2019

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Killer Mike On His Emotional Speech In Atlanta: I Said What Was In My Heart June 2, 2020

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The “Pro-Life” Movement’s Response to COVID-19 Reveals Its Hypocrisy May 30, 2020

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Killer Mike and T.I.’s Bankhead Seafood to feed health care workers May 28, 2020

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Black People Must Embrace the Second Amendment May 27, 2020

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For My Family, Seeing Their First-Gen Latina Daughter Walk Across the Stage Would Have Been Everything May 22, 2020

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Empire Writer Sixx John on What's Next May 19, 2020

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Tip “T.I.” Harris and Michael Render, pka Killer Mike, Team Up with PAWkids, Serve Meals to 500 Atlanta Residents & Gift Select Families with $500 in Cash May 6, 2020

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Killer Mike, T.I. Partner With Nonprofit To Serve Meals At Bankhead Seafood Market May 6, 2020

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T.I. AND KILLER MIKE DISH OUT HUNDREDS OF FREE MEALS!!! To Needy Atlanta Neighbors May 6, 2020

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Photos: T.I. and Killer Mike deliver hope and happiness May 6, 2020

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The Craziest Thing”: Georgia Hairdressers Weigh the Order to Reopen During a Pandemic April 23, 2020

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It's Too Early, GA ... I'M NOT REOPENING BARBERSHOPS, YET April 21, 2020

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Biggest Names in Entertainment Help Killer Mike Celebrate his 45TH Birthday on Instagram Live April 21, 2020

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When Siblings Become Teachers: It’s Not Just Parents Who Find Themselves Thrust Into the Demanding Role of At-Home Educators April 10, 2020

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Coronavirus Shows Gaps in the Gig Economy March 27, 2020

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The Lost Senior Year: Credits, Proms, Sports All in Jeopardy March 31, 2020

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Podcasts Give Churches a ‘Germ-Free’ Way to Minister March 27, 2020

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Re-Enfranchised Florida Voters Could Decide the Presidential Election March 19, 2020

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How Two Atlanta Rappers are Reviving a Beloved Restaurant March 11, 2020

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Killer Mike and T.I. Set to Launch Bankhead Seafood Food Truck in Spring March 5, 2020

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Desmond Meade Updates Joe Madison on the Fight for Voting Rights March 4, 2020

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Killer Mike, T.I. to reopen legendary Bankhead Seafood in Atlanta March 2, 2020

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Rapper Killer Mike dishes on relaunch of historic Westside restaurant (Video) March 2, 2020

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Killer Mike and T.I. Reveal Their Plans for Bankhead Seafood March 2, 2020

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Atlanta Rappers Killer Mike and T.I. Reveal Their Plans for Bankhead Seafood March 2, 2020

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T.I. and Killer Mike Re-Open Historic Black-Owned Restaurant In Atlanta March 2, 2020

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Killer Mike talks future of Bankhead Seafood at Douglass High School February 28, 2020

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Killer Mike Talks Breaking Ground On Westside’s Bankhead Seafood, 2020 Elections, Gentrification February 28, 2020

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Atlanta rappers T.I., Killer Mike unveil new rendering of updated historic seafood restaurant February 28, 2020

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Desmond Meade On Restoring Voting Rights w/ Felony Convictions in Florida + The Challenges Ahead February 25, 2020

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Why Editorial Board Meetings Should be a Part of Your Strategy April 25, 2018

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Why OpEds are So Important April 25, 2018

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Poor People’s Campaign to register voters on 20-state tour September 9, 2019

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The Online Abuse of Black Women Persists, and It Needs to Be Checked September 6, 2019

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Poor People's Campaign Leader Speaks Out re ICE Raids August 30, 2019

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Extraordinary Impact on an Ordinary Budget: It's Possible with These Tactics August 30, 2019

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T.I. and Killer Mike step up to provide support for El Paso hero August 28, 2019

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Rev. William Barber: The DNC needs to hold a debate on poverty August 28, 2019

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Rev. Dr. William Barber calls on Democrats to host debate on poverty, racism August 23, 2019

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As Democrats Vie for African American vote, the black church is paying attention August 20, 2019

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Bernie Sanders and rapper 'Killer Mike' talk race, faith and hurt in America August 18, 2019

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We Can Create Public Safety Beyond Police August 17, 2019

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We Can Create Public Safety Beyond Police August 13, 2019

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Killer Mike reflects on Trump, Baltimore, ‘drug war reparations’ and Bernie Sanders August 7, 2019

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Left/right labels don't help – we must build a fusion coalition to defeat Trumpism August 6, 2019

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Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II on the Joe Madison Show July 31, 2019

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Edgar Villaneuva, author of Decolonizing Wealth July 28, 2019

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Reducing Gun Violence By Healing Trauma July 10, 2019

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North Carolina Faith Group to Protest Migrant Separation July 16, 2019

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How I Forgave My Dad for Emotionally Neglecting Me June 28, 2019

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Charlotte Talks: Decolonizing Wealth In The Queen City June 26, 2019

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Inside This Week's Hollywood Parties and Events June 24, 2019

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Author Simon Tam says black and brown artists aren't treated the same as White musicians June 17, 2019

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Commenting on cancel culture, Killer Mike says people shouldn't lose their jobs for what they say June 17, 2019

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Why Good Managers Overcome the Desire to Be Liked June 17, 2019

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Is the Jury System in Crisis June 3, 2019

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My Life as a GM Gypsy May 19, 2019

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For Black Americans, “Jury of Your Peers” Is a Hollow Phrase May 17, 2019

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People of Faith Must Help Disrupt the School-to-Prison-Pipeline May 16, 2019

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How an Esteemed Media Trainer Preps Clients For the Big Interview May 14, 2019

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CNN Champions for Change: Killer Mike Reflects on Race and Activism May 13, 2019

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When Black Women Win; Humanity Wins: An Interview with Nina Turner May 13, 2019

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Gun Violence is Preventable; Here's Where We Should Start May 13, 2019

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I've Learned Mother's Day Doesn't have to Trigger Pain May 12, 2019

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Inaction is Not an Option This Earth Day April 22, 2019

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Is Felony Murder the Next Chapter in the Anti-Protest Movement? March 19, 2019

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Chance, Killer Mike, Meek Mill File Legal Brief in Supreme Court Case on Rap Lyrics March 7, 2019

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Hip-Hop Artists Give the Supreme Court a Primer on Rap Music March 6, 2019

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Killer Mike’s Opinion on Brands and Controversial Burberry Hoodie February 21, 2019

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Killer Mike on The Breakfast Club January 31, 2019

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Killer Mike on the Joe Rogan Experience January 23, 2019

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A Triggering Conversation with rapper Killer Mike January 25, 2019

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Don’t Wait Until 2020 to Invest in Youth Leaders December 13, 2018

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