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'Fed Up' with violent crime

New campaign paves fast track to jail for those who use a gun while committing a crime.

New campaign paves fast track to jail for those who use a gun while committing a crime.

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PHOTOS: Rapper/activist David Banner caps off SCLC Convention

Music star provides laughter, anger and food for thought during Saturday event.

Music star provides laughter, anger and food for thought during Saturday event.

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Tennessee’s turnaround district gets new leadership team for a new chapter

Tennessee is bringing in some new blood to lead its turnaround district after cutting its workforce almost in half and repositioning the model as an intervention of last resort for the state’s chronically struggling schools.

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NRA says white families will be ‘tortured and killed’ if Black Lives Matter succeeds

Grant Stinchfield, who is a host at the NRA’s online television network has made some questionable comments about Black Lives Matter activists and how they stoke “racial hatred” against white people.

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‘Girls Trip’ earns big at the weekend box office

'Girls Trip' dominated this weekend, netting the biggest opening weekend of any live-action comedy this year.

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All green — and no black

Environmental activism is civil rights activism.

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Cersei Lannister Would Be an AKA and Khal Drogo would bark with daBruhz

And the other BGLO these Game of Thrones characters would pledge

And the other BGLO these Game of Thrones characters would pledge.

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Meet the new leader of one of the most popular public schools in Memphis

As the new principal of Maxine Smith STEAM Academy, Andy Demster will oversee an optional school that emphasizes science, technology, engineering, math and the creative arts.

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Maxine Waters: I’ll run for president if millennials want me to

Waters is in her 14th term representing south central LA and has become known for calling for Trump’s impeachment.

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Hella Homecoming:

The evolution of insecure.

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R. Kelly, Usher, Kevin Hart:

I suspected. But what was I supposed to do?

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Don’t join the rush to condemn ‘Game of Thrones’ team behind HBO’s ‘Confederate’

Whiteness does not prevent wokeness.

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Locker Room Talk: What kind of black man will O.J. Simpson be now?

Chris Darden, a prosecutor in the ’95 murder trial, says money and fame got him off again.

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VIDEO: What is Kingian Nonviolent Strategy?

TSD Correspondent Lee Eric Smith chats with SCLC Jonathan "Globe" Lewis about how to effect change.

TSD Correspondent Lee Eric Smith chats with SCLC Jonathan "Globe" Lewis about how to effect change.

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Let the nation know the names of the ’68 sanitation workers!

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AN OPEN LETTER TO THE U.S. SENATE

Denying children essential health care makes no moral or economic sense.

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Go away, O.J. . . .

A diminished Juice brings back all the stains that can’t be scrubbed clean.

A diminished Juice brings back all the stains that can’t be scrubbed clean.

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THE CULTURAL COACH

Honest cultural audits lead to less divisive dialogs.

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Film Review: 'Girls Trip'

BFFs party in New Orleans in raunchy reunion romp.

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Michael Oher cut by Panthers

NFL star and subject of "The Blind Side" failed a physical.

NFL star and subject of "The Blind Side" failed a physical.

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