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When he arrived in Washington in 1945 as the Member of House of Representatives for Harlem, Adam Clayton Powell was denied service at most of the capital’s lunch counters and bars. He left office a quarter-century later under clouds of controvers.. more

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Civilization was built on the backs of slaves. As the documentary “Prince Among Slaves” rightly points out, slavery, serfdom and other forms of involuntary servitude were common the world over, but the slave system established in the New World by.. more

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Certain Pentecostal sects have an odd way of proving their faith: They do so by handling Holy Ghosts ,Today in Milwaukee more

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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. is perhaps the foremost historian of the African-American experience, both as a scholar and public intellectual. His latest endeavor under the latter heading is to host “African American Lives 2,” premiering 8 p.m., Feb. 6 .. more

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Outsider artist Martin Ramirez only began to draw late in the final half of his life The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep, ,Today in Milwaukee more

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