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A new study by @BAJItweet  explores the disproportionate burdens facing Black immigrants, particularly women and femmes, and recommends solutions. Here, @fizapirani  breaks down the report and offers key takeaways.

The Biden administration should go beyond having a conversation with Indigenous people and "actually recognize their sovereignty and to treat them like the sovereign nations that they are," said organizer Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson.

"Stay engaged. Don’t go back to brunch; don’t go back to business as usual. Because Trump is no longer president doesn’t mean that Trumpism has gone anywhere, " @ciphersankofa  on the importance of staying vigilant.

The Ameelio app, founded by Uzoma Orchingwa, aims to disrupt the predatorial prison phone industry by helping incarcerated people and their loved ones stay in touch without going into crippling debt.

Rep. Haaland’s confirmation as Secretary of the Interior would be a step forward for racial justice, writes @KorinaBarry  of @ndncollective .

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On this day in 1921, white supremacist mobs, abetted by the police and the National Guard, burned Tulsa’s “BlackWall Street“ area to the ground and killed hundreds of its Black residents.

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Congratulations to Misty Copeland!! Just Named First Black Principal Ballerina at American Ballet Theater! #Perched 

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One pic is of armed white men from Oath Keepers. The other is of a 12 year old girl being arrested. Both in #Ferguson 

The College Board, the non-profit that administers Advanced Placement classes, has made a decision to remove pre-colonial civilizations from the curriculum of AP world history courses.

Today is Juneteenth/Freedom Day, when slaves in Texas learned they were free. 2 years after Emancipation Proclamation

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EXCLUSIVE: @ReaganGomez  Set To Direct Gentrification Horror-Comedy Next Spring

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Troops Say White Nationalism is Greater Threat to Nation Than ISIS Conflicts

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Here is how to donate money and other aid to communities of color in Houston

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