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Rosa Clemente’s academic work has been dedicated to researching national liberation struggles inside the United States, Afro-Latinx identity and politics, sexism within Hip-Hop culture, media justice, Hip-Hop activism, and African American and Latinx unity.

The 3.6 Billion Dollar Nickel Bag

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A new report from the ACLU reveals troubling racial biases and spending in the ‘war on marijuana’.   Weed. Ganja. Yerba Buena. Pot. President Barack Obama admits to having smoked it in his younger days like President Bill Clinton before him. While we have long since known that those of us who look like the

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Why Did Kimani Gray Have to Die?

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“He was slaughtered, and I want to know why. Carol Gray, the mother of 16-year-old Kimani Gray, tearfully addressed reporters last week following the shooting death of her son at the hands of two NYPD officers. Kimani’s killing is not just a case of police brutality, it is yet another example of the ongoing human

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