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The Kansas City Defender Launches Free Clothing Program

The Kansas City Defender Launches Free Clothing Program

The Free Clothing Program, is a year-round initiative whereby people unable to b...

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The Historical Context that Shaped Higher Education in California and Inside Golden State Prisons

The Historical Context that Shaped Higher Education in ...

This piece is part of a three-part investigation into higher education inside me...

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Stop Telling Black People Not To Riot Over the State-Sanctioned Lynching of Tyre Nichols

Stop Telling Black People Not To Riot Over the State-Sa...

Do not talk to us today about potential for "violence" from protestors, to do so...

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From Tragedy to Triumph: The Expansion of Kansas City Jazz in the 1920’s

From Tragedy to Triumph: The Expansion of Kansas City J...

How Kansas City’s Jazz scene evolved from a tragedy of racist oppression, to a s...

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“Siding With Hate”: Mizzou Rules No Punishment for White Supremacist Student Who Wished Death on “N*ggers”

“Siding With Hate”: Mizzou Rules No Punishment for Whit...

University of Missouri is under major fire after announcing it will not punish t...

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Guilty At a Glance: Megan Thee Stallion, Misogynoir, and Shattering the Perfect Victim Narrative

Guilty At a Glance: Megan Thee Stallion, Misogynoir, an...

Why "The Culture" branded Megan the Stallion as guilty before the trial even sta...

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EXCLUSIVE: Civil Rights Leaders Demand Leadership Overhaul at University Academy Following Viral Racist Incident & “Racially Toxic Culture”

EXCLUSIVE: Civil Rights Leaders Demand Leadership Overh...

Weeks after a mass Town Hall to address racism at the Kansas City school, a coal...

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“YOU BROUGHT A HIGH COP TO MY HOUSE?”: Black Family to Press Charges Against Kansas Cop Who They Say Appeared “High Out His Mind”

“YOU BROUGHT A HIGH COP TO MY HOUSE?”: Black Family to ...

A Black Kansas man who "feared for his life," is now pressing charges against a ...

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Officially Here: Kansas City’s Ultimate Guide to Black Owned Restaurants (Full Listing)

Officially Here: Kansas City’s Ultimate Guide to Black ...

Kansas City is home to some of the best Black-owned restaurants in the country. ...

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KC Defender Founder, Ryan Sorrell, Receives MLK Community Service Award During SCLC 2023 Mass Celebration

KC Defender Founder, Ryan Sorrell, Receives MLK Communi...

The Kansas City Defender's Founder & Executive Editor received the 2023 MLK Comm...

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