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Chicago’s secret “Black Site” exposed. On Tuesday, The Guardian’s Spencer Ackerman reported on the “equivalent of a CIA black site” operated by police in Chicago. When computer program analyst Kory Wright opened the story, he told me, “I immediately recognized the building” — … Continue reading
A five-year-long campaign by Islamist militant group Boko Haram, which it says is a bid to revive northern Nigeria’s medieval Muslim empires, has become one of the deadliest in the world, with around 10,000 people killed last year. Hundreds, mostly … Continue reading
The coincidence wasn’t lost on either of us. Lee’s films have been on the receiving end of several egregious Academy snubs, from his 1989 classic Do the Right Thing failing to receive a Best Picture nod—the racially problematicDriving Miss Daisy … Continue reading
Betty Shabazz, Dorothy Height, Shirley Chisholm & Marian Anderson, each a legend, American Originals.
From the African Choir posing like Vogue models to an Abyssinian prince adopted by an explorer, a new exhibition spotlights the first black people ever photographed in Britain.
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New joint from Mpls heavyweight Muja Messiah. This time he’s got I Self Divine on board as well.
10,000 Palestinian protesters have rallied and are clashing with Israeli military.