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Haiti and Apocalyptic Politics

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by Demetrius D. Walker Yesterday I prayed feverishly for my friends, as they sought confirmation that their family members survived the massive 7.0 earthquake that leveled Haiti.  My only frame of reference for their hearts’ panic was the day the Twin Towers fell; a day in which my mother watched them crumble out of her 30th Floor window in Midtown, while frantically asking me what to expect next over the phone.  I’ll never forget sitting in my Vanderbilt dorm room, watching that declaration of war, and not knowing whether my mother would make it home to the Bronx.  Truly an...

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African Centered Education

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by Jacob H. Carruthers The African centered curriculum has emerged as the leading thrust in the movement to reform education in the United States. The western civilization cultural monopoly of modern education is undergoing revision and moving toward more balanced multicultural content in the wake of the momentum caused by the African centered education project and its predecessor, the Black Studies movement. The African centered education campaign is related to the chronic failure of the education system to provide equal educational results and opportunities for African Americans. But even if African American students were equally successful in terms of education...

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Knowledge Drop

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Dr. Asa Hilliard (RIU) drops knowledge bombs all over this one. There are 5 other interesting videos in this series that you may want to watch, but this is by far the most powerful. Knowledge Drop brought to you by: http://www.dangerousnegro.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=DPKMSS ]]>

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Daily Knowledge Drop: Were Ancient Egyptians Black?

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[caption id="attachment_841" align="alignleft" width="248" caption="Cheikh Anta Diop"][/caption] Daily Knowledge Drop brought to you by: http://www.dangerousnegro.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=DPKMSS The controversy regarding the race of the residents of ancient Kemet (Egypt) aka the "pyramid builders" still exists, but only in the minds of those who are uninformed or whose racial prejudices prevent them from accepting the truth.  Another failing of our educational systems.  Racism has played, and still plays, a major role in how people of color are portrayed in world history. The scientific proof that ancient Egyptians were Black was presented in 1978 by Cheikh Anta Diop at the Cairo Symposium.  Diop developed...

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Rhymefest Give It To Me Contest Update!

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Fest weeds through the first 500 entries to the "Give It To Me" Contest.... Check out the video! *dead* at Silent But Deadly.... LMAO til MSH! RH TV: "Give It To Me" Contest Evaluation #1 from Ruby Hornet on Vimeo. Press Release: RHYMEFEST GIVES FANS A CHANCE TO BE FEATURED ON NEW ALBUM Announces Online Contest to Fill Guest Spot on El Che CHICAGO - Grammy Award winning rapper, Rhymefest, is giving fans the opportunity to be featured on his highly anticipated sophomore album El Che. All unsigned emcees are encouraged to submit their hottest 16 bars to be considered...

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