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Blog Profile / New Black Man


URL :http://newblackman.blogspot.com/
Filed Under:Ethnicity & Race / African American
Posts on Regator:4140
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Archived Since:July 20, 2008

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'August 19, Midnight in Ferguson' by Stephane Dunn

August 19, Midnight in Ferguson by Stephane Dunn | NewBlackMan (in Exile) Garrett Morgan is turning over in his grave The gas is on, the people don’t have masks Sam Greenlee is turning over in his grave A Spook Who Sat by the Door is...Show More Summary

Course: Michael Jackson & The Black Performance Archive | Duke University, Fall 2014

Course is Open to the Public Michael Jackson & The Black Performance Archive Duke University | Fall Semester 2014 Wednesday @ 6:15pm – 8:45pm | White Lecture Hall (107) Duke East Campus Instructor: Mark Anthony Neal, Ph.D. | man9@duke.edu|...Show More Summary

#Ferguson Protests Erupt Near Grave of Ex-Slave Dred Scott, Whose Case Helped Fuel U.S. Civil War

Democracy Now Just miles away from the scene of the protests in Ferguson lies the grave of Dred Scott at the Calvary Cemetery on West Florissant Avenue. Born a slave in Virginia, Dred Scott sued in a St Louis court for his freedom. The...Show More Summary

Lullaby in Ferguson by Stephane Dunn

Lullaby in Ferguson by Stephane Dunn | NewBlackMan (in Exile) “We didn’t have to be shot down with no tear gas.” This from “Alisha Williams,” a protester in Ferguson, a veteran who survived Iraq. “I did ten years in the military, just came back from Iraq. Show More Summary

American Studies Association Executive Committee Statement on the Salaita Case

ASA Executive Committee Statement on the Salaita Case The Executive Committee of the American Studies Association, which represents over 5000 scholars of American Studies around the world, protests the decision of University of Illinois...Show More Summary

In the Wee Small Hours… (for the Citizens of Ferguson)

In the Wee Small Hours… (for the Citizens of Ferguson) by Mark Anthony Neal | NewBlackMan (in Exile) It’ll be half-past the minute of midnight, and Mr. Bland will be singing, as he does every-night—“Chains of Love…” Mr. Bland was ofShow More Summary

What Ferguson Tells Us About Protest Culture In America: An Interview with Mark Anthony Neal

What Ferguson Tell Us About Protest Culture in America by Carimah Townes | Think Progress As the media focuses on the protests and residents of Ferguson, and outrage over the incident goes viral, it is important to understand the shooting, protest, and police response as one aspect of a larger social, cultural, and historical moment. Show More Summary

Understanding Ferguson; Understanding White Supremacy

Understanding Ferguson; Understanding White Supremacy by David J. Leonard | NewBlackMan (in Exile) To look at Ferguson, Missouri is to look at America and its history of white supremacy. To understand white denial and white privilege...Show More Summary

Iraqi War Veteran: Police Response in Ferguson 'isn’t the country we fought to protect'

PRI Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan are speaking out against the militarized response of the police in Ferguson, Missouri, earlier this week.

212° - Jasiri X (Produced by Soy Sos)

Jasiri X: I never really wanted the role of Hip-Hop artist that speaks when something tragic happens in our community, but I guess it is what it is. I got so many calls, tweets, and texts from folks asking me to say something so here it is. Show More Summary

Vigil by Charles Bane, Jr.

Vigil by Charles Bane, Jr. | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) On the 20th of January, 1942, high ranking members of the German government met in the Berlin suburb of Wannsee to plan the destruction of Europe's Jews. State sanctioned, it resulted in the extermination of six million men, women and children. Show More Summary

BYP100 Responds to the Deaths of Four Black Men Killed by Police Officers

BYP100 Responds to the Deaths of Four Black Men Killed by Police Officers FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2014 Contact: media@byp100.org 773-834-1706 In the past two weeks, police officers have strangled, shot and killed four, unarmed Black men. Show More Summary

Dear Civil Rights Leaders: This is not About You!

Dear Civil Rights Leaders: This is not About You! by Damien Conners | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) As a young executive director of one of the nation’s most influential civil rights organizations, I am beyond amazed at the level...Show More Summary

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