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FEATURE: George Stinney Jr. cleared of murder, 70 years after execution

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:00pm 2 Comments

In 1944, at the age of 14, George Stinney Jr. became the youngest person to be executed in the United States in the 20th century - charged with the murder of  two young white girls in the small town of Alcolu, South Carolina. The young boy claimed he was innocent; and many years later, Civil rights advocates tried tirelessly to get his case reopened - arguing that police coerced a confession out of the frightened teenager. Now, seventy years later, Stinney Jr. has…

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PETITION: Pardon Assata Shakur

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 11:30am 0 Comments

In this current climate of protest and call for action, many are calling on President Barack Obama to do what others before him have refused by pardoning political activist Assata Shakur - currently living in Cuba under political asylum. In 1973, the member of both the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army was involved in a shootout on the New Jersey turnpike, for which she was was accused of…

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FEATURE: Know Your Black History - Abolitionist David Walker

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 12:57pm 0 Comments

“This country is as much ours as it the whites, whether they will admit it now or not, they will see and believe it by and by.” "America is more our country than it is the whites—we have enriched it with our blood, sweat and tears.” "The bare name of educating the coloured people scares our cruel oppressors almost to death.” These quotes are from a man who informed the thinking of the likes of Frederick Douglass, W.E.B. DuBois, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X. Yet…

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OP-ED: Angela Davis: ‘Unbroken line of police violence in the US takes us back to the days of slavery’

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 11:00am 3 Comments

Check out this interview with Angela Davis, published yesterday by The Guardian. The interview took place in London before a memorial service for black British cultural studies theorist and sociologist Stuart Hall, and sees political activist Angela Davis discussing an array of topics - most relevant, the current state of the United States policing and prison system and history behind it. Explore some excerpts from the interview below, and check it out…

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