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New Jersey School Apologizes For Slavery Auction Assignment To Students
One poster depicted a black girl as an enslaved "fine housegirl" and another as “wanted dead or alive.”
Bristol County Sheriff Suggests Using Inmates To Build Trump’s Wall
"It makes all the sense in the world."
Black Resistance: A Look At The 1831 Slave Rebellion, As Told By Nat Turner
Turner was only 30 years old when he led the Virginia revolt.
#BoycottDriscolls: Berry Pickers Say They Are Paid $6 A Day
"It's an unfair practice."
‘Underground’ Tells The Gripping Stories Of American Slavery & The Abolitionists
WGN is set to debut a provocative new drama about America's ugly slavery period.
A Texas Mother Calls Out A Geography Textbook Publisher For Referring To Slaves As “Workers”
A Texas mother called out a high school textbook company for referring to slaves as "workers."
African American Family Records From Slavery Era Will Be Available Online For Free
Prepare to fill in those missing branches on your family tree.
Movies & TV
‘Roots’ Remake Coming To TV Courtesy Of The History Channel
Fresh off the success of Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave, The History Channel believes that the 1977 miniseries needs a fresh start for a…
Movies & TV
Watch: New ’12 Years A Slave’ Featurette Helps To Build Oscar Buzz
12 Years a Slave has made itself known as a bonafide hit, as witnessed at the Telluride Film Festival over the Labor Day weekend. Now,…
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‘Django Unchained’ Cast Talks Tough Topics in Quentin Tarantino’s Spaghetti Western/Blaxploitation Film
Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained hits theaters tomorrow, on Christmas Day. VIBE sat down with our recent cover stars aka the cast of Django Unchained and…
Azealia Banks Boycotting “Racist” Dolce & Gabbana Collection
VIBE Aug./Sept. 2012 cover girl Azealia Banks isn't afraid to speak her mind, even if it gets her into some hip-hop beef. But Banks latest…
Chris Rock Causes Drama With “White People’s Day” Tweet
Chris Rock doesn't care about being politically correct. If it pops into his head, the native New Yorker says it.
Adidas Cancels Offensive Sneakers by Jeremy Scott
Jeremy Scott will have to stow away a pair of ankle-cuff Adidas kicks due to their resemblance to slavery shackles, the shoe company…
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The department opened an investigation after the footage surfaced online.
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He almost walked away with $18,000 worth of merchandise.
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There aren't enough SMH's in the world.
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