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I'm Black and Egyptian, Not White

Mostafa Hefny has been fighting the US government for decades to be classified as black. The US erroneously classifies all Egyptians as white. Hefny has faced discrimination and ridicule for his quest to be classified as black. 34 more words

International

#WrongfullyConvicted Brothers Win $17,000,000 Settlement From NYC - The Root

According to the Post, approximately 70 of the homicide detective’s murder convictions are currently under investigation by the district attorney, who is probing allegations of coerced testimony, false confessions and hiding exculpatory evidence. 103 more words

Socio-Politics

Caged Warrior - Leonard #Peltier

With its COINTELPRO brainchild, J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI operatives had a mission of quashing all movements considered subversive, using divide-and-conquer tactics, flooding inner-city neighborhoods with drugs, tying up movement hands with false arrests and trials, and complicity in cruel and torturous measures. 169 more words

Americas

it's all one thing: Identitarian unity photo: American Nazis at a Nation of Islam rally

Historically, segregationists approve of segregationists. I wish I could find a picture of Marcus Garvey’s meeting with a head of the Ku Klux Klan. Garvey said, “I regard the Klan, the Anglo-Saxon clubs and White American societies, as far as the Negro is concerned, as better friends of the race than all other groups of hypocritical whites put together. 62 more words

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