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You Gon’ Learn Today: On the Revocation of White Privilege in North Korea

by The Kinfolk Kollective

“That’s what the hell he gets. Good for him!” My mother had uttered those words in her typical matter-of-fact tone one morning as… Read More

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Sandra Bland Trooper Facing Arraignment

by #teamEBONY

A fired Texas trooper is facing arraignment on a misdemeanor perjury charge related to his arrest last summer of Sandra Bland, a black woman who was… Read More

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Should Hard-Line Prosecutors Be Nervous?

by The Marshall Project

Voters delivered two big upsets in local Democratic primaries Tuesday night: in Cook County, Ill. they ousted state’s… Read More

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by Melissa Kimble

Perfect for breaking up the monotony of a Monday, Twitter took another jab at Donald Trump with the latest hashtag #SaferThanATrumpRally. With today… Read More

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Obama's Cuba Visit Is Step Into History, New Attempt at Détente

by #teamEBONY

Stepping into history, President Barack Obama opened an extraordinary visit to Cuba on Sunday, eager to push decades of acrimony deeper into the past… Read More

Sandra Bland's Mother: "There Are Some Lies Going On"

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by #teamEBONY

A judge has ordered the FBI to release a report of the Texas Rangers' investigation into the death of Sandra Bland. U.S. District Judge… Read More

In Newark, Officials Want to Avoid a Repeat of Flint

In Newark, Officials Want to Avoid a Repeat of Flint

by #teamEBONY

New Jersey's largest school district began voluntary blood tests to check students for the presence of lead Thursday, a week after officials announced… Read More

Michigan Gov. Blames Environmental Officials for Flint Water Crisis

Michigan Gov. Blames Environmental Officials for Flint Water Crisis

by #teamEBONY

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality repeatedly gave assurances that water from the Flint River was safe, when in reality it had dangerous… Read More

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Report Highlights Most Prejudiced Cities, States

by #teamEBONY

An analysis of states which are tweeting the most derogatory language posted on apartment search website Abodo.com gives an understanding, and possibly… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Last week President Barack Obama gave the keynote at the annual SXSW Interactive Conference in Austin, Tex., and spoke about technology and civic… Read More

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