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National Black Church Initiative Commends the New Royal Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, For Continuing the African Bloodline in the House of Windsor; Encourages All Hate-Filled White People to Heed Bishop Michael Curry’s Sermon and ‘Love’

Bishop Michael Curry gave the new royal couple a foundation of love The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI) a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, commends both the future King of England,... Continue Reading →

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LDS Church, NAACP Leaders Hold Meeting, Issue Joint Call for Racial Harmony and End to Prejudice Days After Hoaxer Issued an Apology for the Church’s Racist History

The presidents of the LDS Church and the NAACP stood together Thursday for the first time and called for an end to prejudice and greater racial and ethnic harmony during a historic news conference at the Church Administration Building near... Continue Reading →

Crips Gang Member Admits to Slaying Bloods-Affiliated Rival in New York

A Crips gang member pleaded guilty for killing a Bloods-affiliated rival, federal prosecutors said Friday. Tyvon (Turtle) Bannister, 25, a member of the Cypress Gangsta Crips street gang, admitted to the July 2014 murder of Rayvon Henriques. Cypress Gangsta Crips... Continue Reading →

Georgian Christian Democrat Stacey Abrams Seeks to Become First Black Female Governor in US

Stacey Abrams, a Yale Law School graduate who is the daughter of United Methodist Church ministers, is seeking to become the first black female governor in the United States. And if the prayers of her fellow parishioners at Columbia Drive United Methodist Church in... Continue Reading →

Meghan Markle’s Black Grandfather, Alvin Ragland, Was An Antiques Dealer Who Fought Racism in Los Angeles

The grandfather Meghan Markle adored died tragically outside her mom's home after tripping on his dog's leash as he walked the pet, DailyMail.com can disclose. Markle was filming Suits in Toronto when Alvin Ragland, who had been a huge presence... Continue Reading →

Kansas Teacher Tells 10-Year-Old Student he’ll be Shot by Police When he’s 16; Boy’s Father Died from Gun Violence, Mother is Furious

What a teacher allegedly said to 10-year-old Malachi Pearson last week at Rosehill Elementary School in Lenexa, KS, brought the boy to tears and left his mom seeing red. “Me and my friend were playing, and then she like pushed... Continue Reading →

Cheesecake Factory Suspends Employees, Apologizes to Black Man Reportedly Harassed for Wearing Trump ‘MAGA’ Hat

The Cheesecake Factory is apologizing after a report surfaced of a black man being harassed at a Miami store for wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat. The incident occurred this past Sunday when Eugenior Joseph, 22, was seated at the restaurant. According to... Continue Reading →

Lynchings and the Need for a Visual Vocabulary by John Stonestreet and Roberto Rivera

A new memorial aims to remind us of a dark, painful chapter of American history. And remember this history we must, because it's being repeated. In about 1937, Abel Meeropol, a high school teacher in the Bronx, saw a photograph... Continue Reading →

WATCH: Police Defend Black Real Estate Investor in Memphis After Woman Calls 911 on Him

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