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African Americans: Americans of ancestry from Black ethnic groups of Africa
African Americans are Americans of ancestry from Black racial groups of Africa. The term African American generally denotes descendants of the enslaved Africans brought to the thirteen American colonies during the Atlantic slave trade, while recent Black immigrants to the United States may also identify as African American.

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Slave figures to replace toppled statue of slaveholder [Video]

Slave figures to replace toppled statue of slaveholder

[NFA] One year after a statue of Francis Scott Key was toppled by racial injustice protesters in Golden Gate Park, an art exhibit opens next week with 350 slave sculptures gathered around the space..

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WWE champ, local artist team up for show honoring Black heroes [Video]

WWE champ, local artist team up for show honoring Black heroes

WWE champ, local artist team up for show honoring Black heroes

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3 Ways Everyone Can Celebrate Juneteenth in 2021 [Video]

3 Ways Everyone Can Celebrate Juneteenth in 2021

Juneteenth, also known as Jubilee Day, is a holiday dedicated to celebrating Black culture, history and life

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'This was a massacre' -Biden honors Tulsa victims [Video]

'This was a massacre' -Biden honors Tulsa victims

Joe Biden on Tuesday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Tulsa, Oklahoma, site where hundreds of Black Americans were massacred by a white mob in 1921, as he marked the country's..

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Police reports tell a different story than what video shows in deaths of Black Americans [Video]

Police reports tell a different story than what video shows in deaths of Black Americans

Initial police accounts offer different version of events than what video and eyewitness accounts later revealed when Black people died at the hands of police. CNN’s Josh Campbell reports.

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High-profile shootings prompt new police training tactics [Video]

High-profile shootings prompt new police training tactics

With police training programs across the country under intense scrutiny after Derek Chauvin’s murder conviction, one department in California is using several high-profile police killings of Black..

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Obama to Black Americans: ‘We Cannot Let Up’ [Video]

Obama to Black Americans: ‘We Cannot Let Up’

On April 22, BET released a special email interview with former President Barack Obama

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'Trying to tell us the sky is not blue': Omar reacts to Graham's remarks [Video]

'Trying to tell us the sky is not blue': Omar reacts to Graham's remarks

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) denied that there is systemic racism in the US claiming “America’s not a racist country,” as President Joe Biden and others urge people to directly confront..

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A smile 'worth a million dollars': Wright laid to rest [Video]

A smile 'worth a million dollars': Wright laid to rest

Hundreds of mourners filled a Minneapolis church on Thursday for the funeral of Daunte Wright, a Black man whose shooting by police after a traffic stop has sparked fresh concerns over the way cops..

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Maharashtra full lockdown? Thackeray's announcement likely | Oneindia News [Video]

Maharashtra full lockdown? Thackeray's announcement likely | Oneindia News

Maharashtra is set to go for a complete lockdown from Wednesday evening with the existing restrictions not bearing any fruit in breaking the chain of transmission of the virus, and announcement is..

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Conservative televangelist Pat Robertson lashes out at police [Video]

Conservative televangelist Pat Robertson lashes out at police

CNN’s Don Lemon plays the clip of televangelist Pat Robertson giving tough criticism of police officers for violence against Black Americans.

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