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BET Keeps #OurDaughters in the Spotlight

by Ugi Ugwuomo

At the height of the global attention brought on in the wake of the kidnapping of approximately Read More

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Hood Disease Isn't Real---
But It's Dangerous

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

By now, we're all quite clear that "Hood… Read More

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Kevin Hart Is Not Laughing

by Michael Arceneaux

Kevin Hart and his estranged ex-wife, Torrei Hart, had seemingly finally put aside their differences in order to… Read More

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Dear Millennials:
Ain't Nothing Post-Racial About America

by Michael Arceneaux

I could’ve sworn a few of us Blacks with better senses had kidnapped the term “post-racial” and sent it on a first… Read More

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Florida A&M University and Alabama State University are amongst the eight universities whose football programs… Read More

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Why Black People Must Stand With Palestine

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Two years ago, a viral video emerged of a Palestinian alumnus named Fadi Quran Read More

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No, There's No 'Hood Disease'

by Keith Reed

A viral clip which used the term “Hood Disease” to describe the impact of trauma from living in violent inner-cities… Read More

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American Federation of Teachers Commemorates Brown at 60

by Ray Baker

In a year when the nation has marked monumental landmarks of civil rights achievements of the past such as the Civil Rights Act of… Read More

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Black Girls for Sale

by Monique W. Morris

Earlier this month, in response to a growing international condemnation of the April 14th kidnapping of more than 300 Nigerian girls… Read More

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Sixty Years After Brown V. Board,
Black Teachers Are Disappearing---Again

by Melinda Anderson

Sixty years ago Saturday, the Supreme Court issued its landmark Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka ruling. In… Read More

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