Posts Tagged “Blacks”

Defying Israel’s Civil Rights abuses through Martin Luther King Jr.

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Defying Israel’s Civil Rights abuses through Martin Luther King Jr.

Defying Israel’s Civil Rights abuses through Martin Luther King Jr. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., came to symbolize the successful struggle against racism and bigotry in America not just against the racism of Americans in society but also the racist practices of the American government. While others in the African American community embraced violent…

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Producers examining abuse of Blacks in Israel need funding

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Producers examining abuse of Blacks in Israel need funding

Producers examining abuse of Blacks in Israel need funding We urgently need your support. Existence is Resistance is raising funds for the filming of our new documentary Black in the Holy Land. This film will examine the lives and experiences of the various black communities throughout Palestine and the settler state of Israel. We are…

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Kellogg Foundation advocates for racial equality

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Kellogg Foundation advocates for racial equality

Through its work with the America Healing initiative, the W. K. Kellogg Foundation has supported approximately 1,000 national and community organizations representing Native American, African American, Latino, Asian American, Pacific Islander, Arab American and white communities, which want to jettison the antiquated belief in the hierarchy of human value that limits the even distribution of opportunities…

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Boycott Not Answer to Lack of Oscar Diversity

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Boycott Not Answer to Lack of Oscar Diversity

African Americans left out of this year’s Oscar Nominations have again complained, but the focus seems not to be on diversity but rather on African Americans. Minority minorities and other people of color left out of the movie industry are being left out in this debate, too. The issue of the Hollywood bias isn’t about…

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US Census will “test” using Middle East in count

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US Census will “test” using Middle East in count

American Arabs have been urging the U.S. Census for years to include a category that will help empower America’s growing Arab community. But racism among public officials has stood in the way. But Census officials said this week that they will “test” using a new category to include American Arabs “Middle East and North Africa” this…

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Detroit’s wall of partition

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Detroit’s wall of partition

Detroit’s wall of partition By Hasan Dudar A pane of glass separates us from those who enter and leave Wally Yelda’s liquor store, located on the Dearborn, Mich. side of Tireman Avenue. Detroit is right across the street, but you wouldn’t know it. There is no sign, no change of character, that gives away whether…

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