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Gilbert “Gil” Scott-Heron (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011) was an American soul and jazz poet, musician, and author, known primarily for his work as a spoken word performer in the 1970s and ’80s. The influential poet and musician is often credited with being one of the progenitors of hip-hop, and is b...Gilbert “Gil” Scott-Heron (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011) was an American soul and jazz poet, musician, and author, known primarily for his work as a spoken word performer in the 1970s and ’80s…

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In a controversial study by the Chicago Tribune Study, Chicago was defined as the most segregated city in the United States. The study further stated thatThe 10 Ways that Financial Depravity and Exclusion Define Chicago's History /via On The Black List

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They won't bcuz they can't. They are voluntary slaves perpetuating the deception of freedom, equality &prosperity. All for their own conceit, greed, haughtiness and self obsession.

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from The New Yorker

The Tragic, Forgotten History of Black Military Veterans

The susceptibility of black ex-soldiers to extrajudicial murder and assault has long been recognized by historians.

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We designed this warm, breathable jacket to layer on the slopes, or the hiking trail. We added thumbholes and fold-over Cuffins™ finger cover to keep sleeves down and chills out, because cold hands can seriously mess with our fun. "I love everything about the Define - length, shape, material, cuffins, thumbholes." -heylululemon guest kk_ontario

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Marjorie Peebles-Meyers, M.D., was the first African-American woman to graduate from Wayne State University School of Medicine, the first to be accepted as an intern at Detroit Receiving Hospital, and the first to become chief resident of a major Detroit hospital. Peebles-Meyers was born in Harlem i...Marjorie Peebles-Meyers, M.D., was the first African-American woman to graduate from Wayne State University School of Medicine, the first to be accepted as an intern at Detroit Receiving…

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the memorial service of The Duke of Westminster at Chester Cathedral on November 28, 2016 in Chester, England.

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