Nashville Mayor West with C.T. Vivian and Diane Nash in 1960
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp
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Racial Politics in Georgia and the Presidential Elections

By Abayomi Azikiwe A contested gubernatorial election in 2018 involving Republican Secretary of State Brian Kemp and former Georgia State House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams highlighted problems related to voter suppression based upon the national […]

George Floyd's brother addresses the UN Human RIghts Council on June 18, 2020
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United Nations Human Rights Council Holds Session on Racism in the United States

By Abayomi Azikiwe “We beseech independent African states to help us bring our problem before the United Nations, on the grounds that the United States Government is morally incapable of protecting the lives and the […]

African American photo and graphic commemorating Juneteenth
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Chicago demonstration calling for defunding the police
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Defunding and Dismantling the Police Being Fiercely Debated in the United States

By Abayomi Azikiwe Since the videotaped violent murder of African American George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25, there has been an upsurge in antiracist and anti-police brutality demonstrations and rebellions spanning across the United […]

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Langston Hughes Poems on Lenin

By Langston Hughes Lenin Lenin walks around the world. Frontiers cannot bar him. Neither barracks nor barricades impede. Nor does barbed wire scar him. Lenin walks around the world. Black, brown, and white receive him. […]

Detroit International Women's Day participants on March 7, 2020
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International Women’s Day Honors Legacy of Harriet Tubman

By Abayomi Azikiwe There was a lively celebration of International Women’s Day in Detroit on Saturday, March 7, 2020. The feature film “Harriet” was shown on the life, times and monumental contributions of anti-slavery organizer, […]

Black Panther newspaper in solidarity with DPRK, China and North Vietnam
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Malcolm X with Muhammad Speaks-AP
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Detroit Moratorium NOW Coalition fundraiser at the Repertory Theater on Feb. 6, 2020
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Moratorium NOW! Coalition Hosts Annual “Night Out at the Theater”

By Fighting Words Detroit Staff These photographs were taken at the Annual Moratorium NOW! Coalition “Night Out at the Theater.” The event was held at the Detroit Repertory Theater located on the west side of […]