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And It Won’t Stop: Why It’s Not Okay For Chris Brown to Bully His Ex

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And It Won’t Stop: Why It’s Not Okay For Chris Brown to Bully His Ex

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Atlanta Mayor Hit Hard By Pay-for-Play Scandal

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Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed says his office is feeling the heat after a bribery scandal hit City Hall there resulting in an FBI investigation,... [read more]

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Lifestyle / Society

Why Women Have the Right to Refuse Trump Supporters for Mates

BY Lincoln Anthony Blades

This past weekend, The New York Times entered another article into the “mean Liberals forced good people into embracing an open bigot” sphere of... [read more]

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News & Views / Social Justice & Activism

Supreme Court Orders New Hearing for Inmate Sentenced to Death

by #teamEBONY

On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered a new hearing for a Black Texas inmate who claims improper testimony about his race tainted his... [read more]

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CIAA Tourney Returns HBCU Basketball to Charlotte Despite Controversy

by David Squires

With a new look, new attitude and new challenges, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association’s men and women’s basketball tournaments opened this week in Charlotte,... [read more]

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Rumors Become Reality For Rihanna x LVMH Beauty Line

BY Mikelle Street

It can be difficult keeping up with all of Rihanna’s projects. It seems the multihyphenate star is always launching or working on something new.... [read more]

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U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush Introduces Laquan McDonald Camera Act

BY Shantell E. Jamison

U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL01) hopes to establish more police accountability across the country and he hopes to do so by introduceing HR. 1213... [read more]

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Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ Gaining Rave Reviews!

by #teamEBONY

Jordan Peele’s anticipated thriller Get Out has yet to hit theaters but it already has critics talking, following a few early screenings, and fans... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture

Black Excellence Shines For This Year’s Songwriters Hall of Fame

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Looks like this week is full of wins! Between Magic’s new gig, and Jay Z making another boss move, we’re inspired and it’s only Wednesday!... [read more]

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NMAAHC Architectural Firm Tapped for Obama Library

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The architect behind the National Museum of African-American History and Culture will lead the planning of the exhibits that will be housed at Barack... [read more]

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