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Tales from a PWI

Walk to Class in My Shoes:
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'African American or N*gga?' Asks TMZ

by #teamEBONY

TMZ, the gossip site which gained credibility as a reliable source of celebrity news by being the first to confirm the death of Michael… Read More

[THE YARD REPORT]<br />
The Week's HBCU Headlines

[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

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Big news from Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges’ annual meeting in Atlanta last week: the… Read More

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(And Can I Get Some?)

What Is Affluenza?
(And Can I Get Some?)

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

By now, many have heard the story of Ethan Crouch, a 16-year-old White male from Texas who killed four people in a collision while… Read More

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Afro-Dominican poet Blas Jiménez once said, “Now we are Dominican, because we are not Haitian. We are something, because… Read More

Former Morehouse School of Medicine President Reflects on Mandela

Former Morehouse School of Medicine President Reflects on Mandela

by Dr. David Satcher

I first visited South Africa in 1994, while I was Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to review our… Read More

Rand Paul,<br />
Race Crusader (?!?)

Rand Paul,
Race Crusader (?!?)

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The Meaning of Mandela

The Meaning of Mandela

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Tamar’s Throaty Tribulations<br />
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