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MOVE Bombing Haunts Philly 25 Years Later

By Paul Shepard There was a time when Osage Avenue was far more than a street in West Philadelphia. It represented a glaring example of how a group...

European Countries Pushed to Consider Reparations for Slavery

By Lawrence Watkins Historians are fighting to get countries to recognize the benefits to large nations from the slave trade. They are asking that the trade...

Race, Blame & Reparations: Why Henry Louis Gates Jr. is Wrong

by BVX Staff Last week, Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. made the controversial claim that black Africans were as much to blame for slavery as white...

More Than 30 Blacks Running for Congress (As Republicans)

By Paul Shepard Maybe, just maybe, Republican Party Chairman Michael Steele isn't quite the complete political buffoon he has appeared to be during his years running the...

Arizona Legislators Say Barack Obama Must Prove His Citizenship

By Boyce Watkins, PhD The Arizona House of Representatives recently approved a provision requiring that President Barack Obama prove that he is a natural-born citizen before being...

Harvard Educator Charles Ogletree Describes Sharpton Link to Obama

By Boyce Watkins, PhD President Barack Obama's former mentor at Harvard University, Charles Ogletree,took the time to explain how Obama works with the Rev. Al Sharpton, who has...

Sudan is the ‘Hungriest Place on Earth,’ Children Are Starving

By Ruth Manuel-Logan After years of battling drought and civil and tribal wars, Sudan, the largest country on the African continent, is experiencing looming famine. An entire population...

Tyler Perry Is Glenn Beck’s ‘Hero’ Really

By Jeff Mays Glenn Beck thinks social or economic justice are code words for Nazism or communism, and he called President Barack Obama a racist, but he can't get...

Mississippi Governor Says Slavery Conversation is Not Important

By Boyce Watkins, PhD Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell received some push back for attempting to declare April "Confederate History Month," recently. The action was disturbing to...

Michael Steele Tries to Explain Himself to Other Republicans

Michael Steele, in an effort to cover himself before his fellow Republicans, gave a stirring address Saturday to deal with those who are challenging...