Monday, September 16, 2019


Mounting Racial Tensions ‘Resegregating’ America, Activists Say

August 28, 2007 by  
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Tweet WASHINGTON (Akiit.com) – More than 100 years since W.E.B. DuBois declared that the “color line” would be the key problem of the 20th Century, civil rights activists and race experts now say the problem of racial tensions are still so pervasive in the 21st Century that some have labeled it as a resegregation. “It’s […]

New research links black suicides and religious community

August 28, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Black suicide can be lessened through the influence of religious communities, according to new UA research. The study done by UA sociology professor Kevin Fitzpatrick intended “to focus the question on whether or not religion was important, particularly in a community where religion has been, and often still is, playing a central and […]

Perspectives vary wildly on the state of Black men in America

August 28, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) PBS’s Washington Week host and managing editor Gwen Hill posed that question at an August 10 panel discussion titled “What Does It Mean to be a Black Man?” Perhaps no segment of the American population has been more analyzed than Black males. They have been the subject of dozens of academic studies and […]

Assimilate if you must, but please be honest about it!

August 26, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) I think that black folk who want to assimilate need to be honest about this. All too often, black folk are assimilating and promoting assimilation but are refusing to be open about what they really stand for. Why is it so difficult for black people who assimilate to acknowledge that this is what […]

Press Release: Omillio Sparks back in Black Hollywood! Sketchin the Roc-a-Fella Blueprint with the Launch of Colossal Films…?

August 26, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) 8/26/2007- New York, NY- Omillio Sparks is back on the movie scene with the launch of Colossal Films. Colossal Films, is a new division underneath Colossal Entertainments music umbrella that will mass market and distribute urban street movies. Sparks was once a prominent actor for his former label Rocafella Records, and starred as […]

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