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by Asha French

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Throw That Boy...Oh, My

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It is with trepidation that I tackle the song “Throw That Boy P*ssy,” which I’ve been sent 10 million times since… Read More

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Some months ago, EBONY.com editor Jamilah Lemieux tweeted a live stream of " Read More

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Missing Black Children:
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  Relisha Tenau Rudd Case Type: Endangered
 DOB: Oct 29, 2005
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As a student, I can’t recall learning about any other woman who was pivotal in the Civil Rights movement besides Rosa Parks… Read More

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by George C. Gardner III, Esq.

Did you make a witty observation on Twitter today? Maybe update your Facebook status? Or post your latest culinary creation to Instagram? … Read More

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Just outside of New York City lies East Orange, New Jersey, a densely populated city of less than four square miles that is… Read More

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Marissa Alexander and Overpolicing and Underprotection of Black Women

by Priscilla A. Ocen & Kimberlé Crenshaw

Marissa Alexander is a 33-year-old African-American woman who stands accused of three counts of aggravated assault with a firearm… Read More

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