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Our Perspective in Haiti

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[caption id="attachment_881" align="alignleft" width="210" caption="(click to purchase fundraiser shirt)"][/caption] Fam, if you're fine with Anderson Cooper or someone else from CNN being the only voice you hear with news from Haiti, that's fine, but if you're interested in an African-centered perspective and you want to hear from real Haitians and let them tell their own story (unfiltered by mainstream media) then help us send our brothers from blackpowermedia to Haiti right now!  They're also taking a nurse with them and much needed supplies (toothpaste, soap, powdered milk, underwear, etc.).  These are our people and we need to hear from them...

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Thieving French Haitian Reparations

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by Tre B. I've been meaning to get around to learning about the history of Haiti for a good minute since it was the first independent African/Black republic in the Western hemisphere.  I also want to predict what will happen to Haiti, from an international relations standpoint, due to the recent earthquake.  The best way to figure that out is to examine the past.  It's a shame it took a tragedy for me to finally get around to it. I still haven't learned enough to make a prediction about Haiti's future.  Although, my knowledge about other African countries leads me...

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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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