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History | History

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

Ben Hecht. Photo: Alchetron. After a year when Jewish and African-American relations were strained by the Black Lives Matter’s denunciation of Israel and …

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Opposing Honors for Angela Davis Isn’t Racist | National Review

Angela Davis, an apologist for the Soviet Union and now a backer of the anti-Semitic BDS movement, should not be feted.

Politics | Politics

The Atlantic: ACLU Declines to Defend Civil Rights | Breitbart

The ACLU came out against a new education department policy that bolsters due process rights for those accused of sexual assault on campus, a moved condemned by the Atlantic.

Science & Technology | Tech

Facebook (FB) approved an ad violating the Civil Rights Act of 1964 in 15 minutes, a ProPublica investigation found —

The world's largest social network is being accused of pandering to racist advertising. An investigation into Facebook's advertising branch by the New York-based non-profit news organization ProPublica found that advertisers can not only filter target

History | Chicago History

Chicago photos of Martin Luther King Jr. added to Smithsonian

He was a young priest with a camera when the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. came to Chicago in the 1960s, but now his images of racial tumult and civil rights marches are housed in the Smithsonian.

Politics | Politics

Oscars 'Night Before' Party Pulled From Beverly Hills Hotel Over Sultan of Brunei Ownership (Exclusive)

The Night Before the Oscars, Hollywood's starriest annual charity event, will not be held at the Beverly Hills Hotel because of the hotel’s ties to Brunei, where Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah instituted a severe new anti-gay penal code based on Sharia

Sports | Golf

Evans: MLK's impact extended to golf

With all of the trailblazers for blacks in golf -- including the likes of Charlie Sifford and Lee Elder -- Farrell Evans explains the impact Martin Luther King Jr. left on the game.