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10 ways white people are more racist than they realize

Progressives like to believe they’re enlightened, but they’re no less vulnerable to their implicit biases<p>If there’s anything our fraught national dialogue on race has taught us, it's that there are no racists in this country. (In fact, not only do multiple studies confirm that most white Americans …

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I chose to research the meaning and stories behind the topic black lives matter vs. All lives matter. I chose this topic because I am a member of the …

Black Minds Matter

More than 200 years ago, the English historian Edward Gibbon wrote about a people who ignored the world and nearly lost their society.<p>"Encompassed on all sides by the enemies of their religion the Ethiopians slept near a thousand years, forgetful of the world, by whom they were forgotten," Gibbon …

4 Men Charged In Shooting Of Black Lives Matter Protesters In Minneapolis

Minnesota prosecutors have charged four men in connection with last week's shooting that injured five people at a protest over the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police.<p>Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said during a news conference that the accused shooter, Allen Lawrence Scarsella, 23, …

Trump blames Black Lives Matter for cancelled black clergy endorsement

The <i>Daily Mail</i> reported this morning that Donald Trump believes Black Lives Matter may have had a hand in a group of African-American pastors pulling …

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Man Charged In Shooting Of Black Lives Matter Protesters

Three men who were with him have been charged with rioting.<p>Prosecutors have charged four men in connection with a shooting at a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis last week.<p>Allen Lawrence Scarsella, the 22-year-old who allegedly fired the shots, was charged with one count of rioting while …

The Planned Parenthood Shooting Prompted the Colorado Police Union to Attack 'Black Lives Matter'

A statement attacked a “national lie rooted in the Michael Brown incident,” among other non sequiturs.<p>Robert Lewis Dear, Jr. has been accused of killing a mother, a veteran, and a police officer in a mass shooting apparently intended to terrorize patients at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado …

Laquan McDonald Shows That Black Lives Matter Is Right to Target Dems

Sure, Hillary and Bernie are all right. But down ticket, lots of prosecutors who exonerate cops for black deaths are Democrats. Get it now?<p>When Black …

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In my opinion there is no solution to black lives meter vs. all lives matter. The reason for my opinion is because the black community isn’t fighting …

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A very tough issue I came upon while researching Black Lives matter vs all lives matter is why once black lives began to be taken everyone began to …

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My social issue is entitled Black lives matter vs. all lives matter. My social issue isn’t adequately being addressed because the issue is still …

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First trial in death of Freddie Gray begins in a city still on edge

Shortly after the first trial in the death of Freddie Gray got underway on Monday, a judge asked more than 70 potential jurors several questions: How many had not heard of the case? About the curfew that followed? The city's settlement with Gray's family?<p>As the judge scanned the room, not a single …

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First officer goes on trial in Freddie Gray death

<b>Baltimore, Maryland (CNN) —</b> The first of six city police officers went on trial Monday in a closely watched case involving a 25-year-old black prisoner who died after being shackled and placed without a seat belt in a Baltimore City police van.<p>The April 19 death of Freddie Gray made him a symbol of …

Inside Hillary Clinton's Meeting With Black Lives Matter

Attendees said the presidential candidate talked more frankly about racism than she does in public.<p>WASHINGTON -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton met with Black Lives Matter advocates on Friday in Washington, D.C., to discuss racial justice and law enforcement reform. Attendees …

Wesleyan Student Government Considers Cutting Funds Of Student Newspaper After Black Lives Matter Op-Ed

<i>By Tara Jeffries</i><p>The controversy wracking Wesleyan University's campus in response to Bryan Stascavage's Sept. 14 Argus opinion piece criticizing Black Lives Matter has culminated in a student-government resolution to divert a bulk of the newspaper's printing budget to work-study positions at …

Black Lives Matter says Hillary promised to end private prisons

Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton told the Black Lives Matter movement on Friday that she would end private prisons. Exactly how …

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Black Lives Matter Articles

Tag: Black Lives Matter<p>Thursday’s Atlanta Hawks-Sacramento Kings game was delayed after Black Lives Matter protesters formed a human chain in front …

Clinton Talks Reparation Checks, Black Lives Matter With BuzzFeed (AUDIO)

While campaigning in Iowa, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sat down with BuzzFeed’s Another Round, a podcast on race and pop culture, to …

Black Lives Matter and The Trinity: Recognizing How Systems Are Connected When Working for Change

<b>Of Trinities Good and Evil</b><p>Ten years ago as a young graduate student I found myself enrolled in a course entitled Trinitarian Theology taught by the brilliant John Hoffmeyer. By the end of the first day of class the chalkboard was covered with words in Hebrew, Greek, Latin, German and English. On …

Black Lives Matter Could Succeed Where Leaders Like Farrakhan Have Failed

A lot of the media coverage around Saturday's Justice Or Else rally focused on Louis Farrakhan, reminding us that building a movement around one man has its pitfalls. By eschewing leaders, Black Lives Matter has shielded itself from these problems.<p>The dire need for black activism was made clear on …

Why Is Fox News So Afraid of Black Lives Matter?

<b>"Why has the Black Lives Matter movement not been classified as a hate group?" -- Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Fox and Friends</b><p>Bill O'Reilly, in another conversation, answered this question in the affirmative and swore he would "shut them down." But how does one shut down the legitimate, organic forces …