Shanesha Taylor

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by Jamilah Lemieux

This March, the haunting image of Shanesha Taylor’s tear-stained mugshot quickly becoming a symbol of the plight of many of… Read More

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by Michael H. Cottman

In the wake of Ferguson, Mo., now is the time for  action, not apathy. Be part of the change you want to see by voting in this month’s… Read More

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Phi Beta Sigma Answer's Obama's Call

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Historically Black fraternity Phi Beta Sigma has no desire to be a silent partner in the White House initiative My Brother’s… Read More

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It’s no secret that domestic violence against women is a huge problem in our society, affecting approximately one in every four women. Even… Read More

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by DeRay Mckesson

Today marks 75 days since the death of Mike Brown. 75 Days of protest. 75 days of freedom for Darren Wilson. 75 days that justice… Read More

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Black Girls and 20 Years of 'Zero Tolerance' Policies

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Atiya Haynes, a high school honor student in Michigan, was recently  Read More

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by Larry Fellows, III

“GO HOME AND GET A JOB!” I hear this constantly from angry bystanders yell as I protest peacefully in… Read More

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by Chuck Modiano

“Hog-spitting – not just spitting,” Tonja Bulley emphatically clarifies. “He just hog-spit… Read More

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Rebels Without a Cause:
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by Jamilah Lemieux

The past few years have seen powerful unrest across the world, from Egypt, to Mexico, to Hong Kong and, of course, our own brothers… Read More

Mia Love, GOP Rising Star or Undercover Bridge Builder?

Is Mia Love the Great Black GOP Hope?

by Jason Johnson

When the 114th Congress of the United States takes office in January of 2015, it will be the most diverse in American… Read More

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