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Derek Minor Releases Visual Wake Up Call with Video for “Free”

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After the unfortunate death of Alton Sterling, Reflection Music Group frontman Derek Minor went to the studio – his ‘safe place.’ Shortly afterwards, the song “Free” was released in hopes of making a statement. To fuel that effort, he has now delivered a visual for the song that should definitely …

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Christian Country Music Singer Coffey Anderson: What To Do When You Get Pulled Over (Video)

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In light of the recent killings of black men by police officers, Christian country music singer, Coffey Anderson has made a short video showing us what to do when we get pulled over by the police to diffuse the situation and attempt to keep tensions at a minimum:

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Lecrae Answers Critics After Taking Racial Stand on Independence Day

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Believe it or not, some people don’t want to celebrate a holiday that’s themed around the idea of independence, when the people who established it thought it fine and dandy to own other humans at the time of said establishment. The hypocrisy wrapped up in that situation is obvious now and should have …

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Illuminate & Sevin Explain the Concept Behind “Eracism” (Video)

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For a multitude of reasons, racism is surging in our country.  Not that it ever really went away, but it certainly seems like we’re talking about it more.  Most people shrug it off as a topic they would really prefer to avoid.  I’ve come to realize that a lot of …

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The Big Idea Winner: Helping End Haiti’s Food Crisis

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It’s no secret that Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world. In fact, in January of 2015, The World Food Programme (WFP) released a campaign to raise awareness about Haiti’s hunger issues with Twitter facts. One fact stated ninety percent of farmers depend on rain for their …

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Cash Rules Everything Around Me, C.R.E.A.M., Get the Money (part 1)

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I have been an avid connoisseur of hip-hop music for most of my life. I grew up in urban America and come from a broken family structure without a consistent male figure around. My mother loves us but had to work outside the home tirelessly just to put food on the …

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Rapist Brock Turner’s Case is a Perfect Example of Classism and Racism in America’s Justice System

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On January 18, 2015, Brock Turner was arrested after two people passing by found him on top of an intoxicated, unconscious woman. June 2, 2016 Turner was convicted of three felonies, including intent to rape which carries a maximum sentence of fourteen years. A California judge decided that a stiff …

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Real World Examples of God’s Peace Surpassing All Understanding

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A side effect of developing a relationship with God is the widening of your perspective on the world. As the omniscient lone source of truth, God begins revealing it to you as your faith allows you to handle it.  Before long you’ve realized that God’s existence, and your reconciliation to …

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