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  • emAs Black as Resistanceem
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    As Black as Resistance

    William Anderson discussed his book, As Black as Resistance: Finding the Conditions for Liberation, at the Baltimore Book Festival’s Radical Bookfair Pavilion.

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  • emNo Ashes in the Fireem
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    No Ashes in the Fire

    CASSIUS editor-at-large Darnell Moore spoke with panelists about his memoir, No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America, in which he detailed his life and journey to…

    535 views
  • emSpeaking Truth to Powerem
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    Speaking Truth to Power

    Professor Anita Hill talked about her book, Speaking Truth to Power, published by Doubleday. The title of the book refers to her attempt in 1991 to convince the Senate Judiciary Committee that she was…

    1,165 views
  • QA with Zachary Wood
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    Q&A with Zachary Wood

    Zachary Wood, assistant editor at The Atlantic, talked about his book, Uncensored: My Life and Uncomfortable Conversations at the Intersection of Black and White America.

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  • NAACP LGBTQ Town Hall
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    NAACP LGBTQ Town Hall

    African-American LGBT leaders participated in a town hall gathering called “The State of LGBT People of Color in America” as part of the NAACP’s' Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas.…

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  • emThere Will Be No Miraclesem
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    There Will Be No Miracles

    Casey Gerald remarked on the path he took from his upbringing in Dallas to his education at Yale University.

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  • Tour of Black Classic Press
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    Tour of Black Classic Press

    BookTV visits Black Classic Press and talks to its founder and director Paul Coates.

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  • Washington Journal Marc Morial Discusses the 2018 State of Black America Report
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    Marc Morial on the 2018 State of Black America Report

    National Urban League president and CEO Marc Morial talked about the 2018 State of Black America report. He spoke via video link from Columbus, Ohio.

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  • African American Students and the First Amendment
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    African American Students and the First Amendment

    Harvard Law professor Randall Kennedy talked about the origins of first amendment rights for African American student protesters. He is author of the forthcoming book, From Protest to Law:…

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  • emBlack Culture and the New Dealem
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    Black Culture and the New Deal

    Lauren Sklaroff talked about her book Black Culture and the New Deal: The Quest for Civil Rights in the Roosevelt Era (University of North Carolina Press, 2009). In her book she examines New Deal…

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  • State of Publishing for Black Writers
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    State of Publishing for Black Writers

    From the 2018 National Black Writers Conference, authors discussed the state of publishing for black writers.

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  • Thurgood Marshalls Letter to the NAACP
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    Thurgood Marshall's Letter to the NAACP

    Ryan Reft of the Library of Congress talked about one of Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall’s first civil rights cases and his ideas to change the way the NAACP fought for equal rights…

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  • Washington Journal Marc Morial Discusses State of Black America Report
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    Marc Morial on the State of Black America Report

    National Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial talked about the findings of the 2018 State of Black America report.

    660 views
  • National Black Writers Conference 2018 Tribute
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    National Black Writers Conference 2018 Tribute

    The 2018 National Black Writers Conference’s awards program features David Levering Lewis, Kwame Dawes, Colson Whitehead, and more.

    364 views
  • QA with Etan Thomas
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    Q&A with Etan Thomas

    Former professional basketball player and author Etan Thomas talked about his book, We Matter: Athletes and Activism, a series of interviews Mr. Thomas conducted on the interaction between…

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  • African American Ministers and Politics
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    African American Ministers and Politics

    Professor Randal Jelks talked about the role of African American ministers in politics. He described church boards and programs as ways community members gained experience running for…

    662 views
  • Washington Journal Valerie Wilson Discusses the Economic Inequality Gap for African Americans
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    Valerie Wilson on the Economic Inequality Gap for African Americans

    Valerie Wilson of the Economic Policy Institute discussed EPI’s new report on the economic inequality gap for African Americans, 50 years after the Kerner Commission.

    1,236 views
  • President Trump Remarks on White House HBCU Initiative
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    President Trump on White House HBCU Initiative

    President Trump named Johnny Taylor Jr. the chair of the President’s Board of Advisers on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Mr. Taylor is the President and CEO of the…

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  • AfricanAmerican Journalists Discuss Covering the Trump Administration
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    Covering the Trump Administration

    Several African-American women journalists, including April Ryan, Yamiche Alcindor, Nia-Malika Henderson and Darlene Superville, talked about their experiences covering the Trump…

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  • emLoadedem
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    Loaded

    Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz provided a critical history of the 2nd Amendment and argues that people of color have been the victims of America’s gun culture.

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