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Christopher Lebron

Chris Lebron is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University and author of The Making Of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of an Idea.

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We should condemn the president-elect’s record on race, but that does not foreclose hope for his administration.

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Kanye represents what happens when the liberties of artistic genius are confused for political insight.

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What Afrofuturism can teach us about surviving Trump.

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Black Panther, a movie unique for its Black star power, depends on a shocking devaluation of Black American men.

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Five signs of a totalitarian regime.

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Prosecutors are corrupting the intent of lynching laws.

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Black women go missing—from civil rights history and from our lives.

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A Response to Randall Kennedy's Defense of Respectability Politics

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Loury wants us to be reasonable when the situation is not.

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The use of the language of trauma contains an element of strategy.

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