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How Black America Rallied to Stop the Racist Film The Birth of a Nation

After New York, the film sailed into Boston in April. “The center of the fight has been Boston,” The Crisis reported in June. There, William Monroe Trotter, editor of the Boston Guardian, met the Hollywood machine head-on. His brief arrest following one disturbance outside the theater showing the film made national headlines. With editorials and speeches, at rallies, at hearings at City Hall and at the state capitol, he fought to have the film banned, then stunned everyone when more than 2,000 people turned out to protest the film.

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Glittery Blackface Models Spark Backlash at Milan Fashion Week

“I’m all for unique and interesting styles that command attention, but come on — you can hardly see the models’ faces,” a writer for Bustle wrote, according to E News. “Not to mention that this is literally blackface, which is, you know, racist,”

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Bartow man pleads guilty to participating in Puerto Rican ID trafficking ring



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HTGAWM Recap: We Finally Find Out Who Killed Lila. Great. But Who Killed … ?

Sam meets Lila on the roof of her sorority house, where she’s having a meltdown. Sam assures her that he loves her and only her, and he’s going to go home and tell Annalise. But instead of going home, he calls Frank, saying, “I need you to do what we talked about. You owe me.” Frank shows up, strangles Lila and tosses her body in the water tank. Gasp!

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How Black America Rallied to Stop the Racist Film Birth of a Nation

After New York, the film sailed into Boston in April. “The center of the fight has been Boston,” The Crisis reported in June. There, William Monroe Trotter, editor of the Boston Guardian, met the Hollywood machine head-on. His brief arrest following one disturbance outside the theater showing the film made national headlines. With editorials and speeches, at rallies, at hearings at City Hall and at the state capitol, he fought to have the film banned, then stunned everyone when more than 2,000 people turned out to protest the film.

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Johnson & Johnson’s shared services search comes amid a cost-cutting move



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7-year prison sentence for Dewhurst campaign consultant



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In all, Barfield was ordered to serve 87 months in prison – seven years and three months.

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Fast Pitch contest aims to bolster local nonprofits



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Facebook Fight in Birmingham Ends With Gunfire and One Dead

One of the girls, 14, died from gunshot wounds and two others are in the hospital, but expected to recover, authorities said.
 
Two male suspects, including one who was said to have been dating one of the girls involved in the fight, are believed to have fired the shots and have been taken into custody, police said.
 
Three weeks earlier several girls began quarrelling with each other on Facebook, Edwards said.  “Several of the girls, including the victim, agreed to meet at a local park and fight,” he said.There is one report the girls planned to video the fight and post it online.
 
When the girls began fighting in the park, all of a sudden two teenage males, who are now suspects, pulled out their guns and started shooting at the girls, police said. Neither the names

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Oracle v. Oregon 101: A primer on the 4 (so far) court cases



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Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum is part of the state’s fight against Oracle. The state and Oracle

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