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Video depicting a 48-year-old Brooklyn woman being dragged from her apartment by police and arrested, following a domestic disturbance… Read More

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Hello. My name is Damon Young. I have a new wife, a job (a couple, actually), a dog, a car, and a CVS card. Sh*t, I even have an… Read More

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I am not in the business of invalidating anyone’s experiences – particularly if those experiences cause a person a sense… Read More

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It's not hard to understand why some Blacks in America today long for the icons of the past.  The readily available images… Read More

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For years, I thought that sports journalist Stephen A. Smith was all style and no substance.  Now I’m realizing that… Read More

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Like most topics having to do with environmentalism, when the issues of climate change and sustainable living come up in the media, images of White… Read More

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With embers of the firestorm that followed the death of Staten… Read More

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Last week, there was a great deal of debate regarding the NFL’s treatment of Ray Rice, the Baltimore Ravens… Read More

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