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by Lisa Bonner

Angela Corey has an axe to grind, or so it seems. The Florida State’s Attorney for the Fourth Judicial Circuit holds the dubious… Read More

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WASHINGTON INSIDER: Hard Times for Black Colleges

by Michael H. Cottman

Appointed by President Barack Obama as the executive director of the White House Initiative for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)… Read More

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Making Their Stand

by Dudley M. Brooks

The shooting deaths of their sons—Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis—and the verdicts that followed galvanized Sybrina… Read More

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The Florida State Senate approved a new $75 million dollar spending plan which included the approval the split of the college of… Read More

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Listen Up! Mentoring: The Big Business of Black People

by Nicole Saunders

In a rallying call to all those who would stand up for our vulnerable young, Georgetown professor and author or editor of some 18… Read More

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Why We All Should Care About the Mayoral Race in Jackson, Mississippi

by asha bandele

For those of us living far from the South, discussions of Mississippi may make us recall the Civil Rights Movement, some period in… Read More

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Is the Army's New Hair Policy Bad for Black Women?

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This is an odd piece for me to write. Usually I'm the first one to defend the right of Black women to wear their hair any way… Read More

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‘Did Gentrification Make My Neighborhood Better?’

by Damon Young

I’m writing this from Panera. It’s a Friday. Which means cream of chicken and wild rice, my favorite cheap soup, is on… Read More

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by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Dear “Reverend” Ken Adkins and other unnamed individuals of local Florida clergy, et. al.,   I… Read More

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by Jamilah Lemieux

I love my work. I love having the opportunity to tell diverse Black stories—and stories that impact Black people. I also love… Read More

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