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Cory Booker, Kamala Harris, Tim Scott Introduce Bill to Make Lynching a Federal Crime

1 Jul

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U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ), Kamala D. Harris (D-CA), and Tim Scott (R-SC), the only African-American members of the United States Senate, have introduced legislation to make lynching – the willful act of murder by a collection of people assembled with the intention of committing an act of violence upon any person – a federal crime. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2018/06/cory-booker-kamala-harris-tim-scott.html

Simone Askew: First black female Captain of West Point Corp of Cadets

5 Aug

When is Pres. Trump going to honor Lt. Richard Collins

28 May

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When is a certain president going to honor Richard Collins an US Army lieutenant that was murdered by a terrorist that is a member of an alt-right hate group?

Black Lives Matter Awarded Swedish Peace Prize

28 May

BLM-3Three women founded Black Lives Matter in 2014, In 2017 they will be honored by the Swedish Peace Foundation.


 

Why Black History Month is important to black children.

6 Feb

Black people, if black lives matter then we have to stop ducking jury duty.

8 Dec

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If we are really tired of police officers always being acquitted by juries after killing unarmed black men then we as black people have to stop ducking jury duty and serve on these juries. Listen to more here: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/12/black-people-if-black-lives-matter-then.html

Two black women embrace their chance to be hockey role models for black girls

26 Nov

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Two black female hockey players,Kelsey Koelzer and Sarah Nurse, a forward at Wisconsin, are two of college hockey’s top players and rising stars in their national-team programs. With increased visibility, they recognize their capacity to motivate a generation of young girls from similar backgrounds. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/two-black-women-embrace-their-chance-to.html

 

New Documentary: Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Historically Black Colleges and Universities

21 Nov

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Hey democrats, don’t panic over lower African American early voting turnout

6 Nov

Democratic strategist, talking heads, and many Hillary Clinton supporters are in a slight panic over the lower early voting totals for African Americans. Calm down people; there is no reason to start popping Valiums or downing bottles of whiskey here. There are two factors that when taken into account give a better picture of the cause of the lower totals and should give all Hillary Clinton supporters a rosier outlook.

Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/11/hey-democrats-dont-panic-over-lower.html

Colin Kaepernick: Police union rescinds boycott threat of 49ers games

12 Sep

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The union for the police officers who patrol San Francisco 49ers games at Levi’s Stadium rescinded its boycott threat Thursday, nearly a week after the association proclaimed its members could decline assignments at the facility amid quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s recent protests. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2016/09/colin-kaepernick-police-union-rescinds.html