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Hillary Clinton Owes These Black Women a Thank You

Black women have always been involved in American politics. As Hillary Clinton makes history, she owes these women a huge debt for laying the foundation for her historic rise.

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Why You Should Move Past 'Deciding' if #BankBlack is for You

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I’m Black and I do not have one single account with a Black-owned bank. And if I’m going to explain why I don’t have an account… [read more]

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BY Jamilah Lemieux

In an acting class I took in college, the students were asked to do an exercise related to public solitude,” or the exercise of truly feeling… [read more]

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The Complex, and Incomplete, Freddie Gray Police Case

by Charles Robinson

With a backdrop of a Freddie Gray Mural in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood, a defiant Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby defended… [read more]

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At DNC, Obama Reminds America of How Far Country Has Come

BY Richard Fowler

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Low-wage Workers Hold 1st Annual 'Fight for 15' Convention

BY #teamEBONY

Fast food and other low-wage workers from across the nation and their allies will converge in Richmond, VA for the first-ever Fight for 15 Convention… [read more]

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Why Michael Jordan's Letter on Violence Has a Deeper Meaning

BY Marcus Lamar

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Political commentator Angela Rye served one of the shadiest eye rolls during CNN Tonight, Tuesday night. Rye, along with conservative… [read more]

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Carmelo Anthony realized one morning at about 3 a.m. after watching tragedies between the police and the community seemingly happening one after the… [read more]

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