In State of the Union Speech, Obama Defiantly Sets an Ambitious Agenda

Obama Pushes Defiant Agenda

by The New York Times

President Obama claimed credit on Tuesday for an improving economy and defiantly told his Republican adversaries in Congress to “turn… Read More

Teen caught after posing as OB/GYN at hospital for month, fooling doctors

Teen Poses as OB-GYN, Fools Staff

by #teamEBONY

Police say a teenager in Florida was “playing doctor” inside a real medical facility. The teen, who posed as a doctor… Read More

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Thousands 'Reclaim MLK' via Protests, Marches

by The Washington Post

 On what traditionally has been considered a day of service – or, for many, just a day off work – Martin Luther… Read More

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams is the House Minority Leader for… Read More

Obama will give State of Union address against backdrop of deep partisan divide

Defensive State of the Union Expected

by The Washington Post

The tone and tenor of the Obama White House since Democrats suffered a crushing defeat during the November midterm elections have… Read More

Florida police department caught using African American mug shots for target practice

Florida Police Shoot at Black Mug Shots

by The Washington Post

The North Miami Beach police department was discovered last month to be using mug shots of African Americans for sniper practice… Read More

She’s the Judge: President Obama’s History-Making Black Female Legal Appointments

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It’s no secret that President Obama loves Black women legal eagles. After all, First Lady Michelle Obama is a Harvard Law grad… Read More

Video shows that Tamir Rice’s sister needed compassion, not cuffs

New Tamir Rice Video Provides More Proof

by The Washington Post

Last Friday, I wrote about the extended surveillance video that captured the killing of Tamir Rice in a Cleveland park by police… Read More

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Hate in the Pulpit

by Jenn M. Jackson

“If folks would get themselves in line with God’s word, then Black lives would matter…we wouldn’t have all… Read More

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UNCF Hosts MLK Day Breakfast with Vernon Jordan, Yolanda Adams

by Princess Gabbara

How will you spend MLK Day this year? For some people, the third Monday of January just means a day off from school or work, but… Read More

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