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Actress Khandi Alexander Discovers Racial Violence Victim in Her Family Tree

Actress Khandi Alexander Discovers Racial Violence Victim in Her Family Tree

by Carla Murphy on October 14 2014, 1:01PM

Grandfather Joshua Masters, 25, may’ve been killed in 1935 in Jacksonville.

Topics: History, /NOW

Book of 'Black Quotations' Offers New Way to Look Back at History

Book of ‘Black Quotations’ Offers New Way to Look Back at History

by Von Diaz on November 27 2013, 10:15AM

Consider this new book among your holiday gift ideas.

Topics: /NOW

Study: Beer Summit Drowned Jobs and Healthcare in Race News

Study: Beer Summit Drowned Jobs and Healthcare in Race News

by Jessica Strong on July 27 2010, 11:06AM

Or, how we end up talking about Shirley Sherrod instead of double-digit black unemployment.

Topics: Media

Henry Louis Gates’ Dangerously Wrong Slave History

by Barbara Ransby on May 3 2010, 12:00PM

The celebrity academic’s New York Times editorial is not only a disservice to history, it comes at exactly the wrong time in our discourse on race.

Topics: History

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