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Lone Wolf Housing Authority, Housing Discrimination, Redlining, Racism, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN

Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Claim On Behalf Of Black Mother and Daughter Denied Housing In 2015 | NewsOne

A civil rights complaint was brought against the Lone Wolf Housing Authority, the former executive director and a former program assistant in December 2020.   —  BY, NEWSONE STAFF | NEWSONE An…

Critical Race Theory, CRT, Museums, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

‘It’s time for museums to take critical race theory seriously’ | The Art Newspaper

There’s a campaign against discussions of race in the American education system—and museums have a part to play in fighting that   —  BY, KELLI MORGAN | THE ART NEWSPAPER Lani Guinier,…

Toni Morrison, African American Community African American Literature, Racism, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT,

Rare Toni Morrison short story ‘Recitatif’ to be published as a book | Los Angeles Times

  —  BY, HILLEL ITALIE | ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — To much of the world, the late Toni Morrison was solely a novelist, celebrated for such classics as “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and…

Rosetta Tharpe, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

Watch rare live footage of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, the woman who invented rock and roll guitar | Far Out

  —  BY, SAM KEMP | FAR OUT The fact that rock and roll became the stomping ground of white men is pretty bewildering considering the origins of the genre – the…

James Mtume, Mtume, African American Music, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, Willoughby Avenue, WRIIT, TRYB,

James Mtume, jazz and funk musician, dies aged 75 | The Guardian

The versatile songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist had hits with his own group Mtume as well as for Stephanie Mills, Roberta Flack and more   —  BY, BEN BEAUMONT-THOMAS | THE GUARDIAN James…

Lanu Guinier, Criminal Justice Reform, Criminal Justice, Activist, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN

Lani Guinier, Legal Scholar at the Center of Controversy, Dies at 71 | The New York Times

President Bill Clinton pulled her nomination as assistant attorney general in 1993 after she came under criticism for her views on voting rights.   —  BY, CLAY RISEN | THE NEW YORK…