Okla. killer dies after botched execution

Clayton Lockett Dies 40 Minutes After Botched Lethal Injection

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Clayton Lockett takes over 40 minutes to die as execution goes wrong.  An Oklahoma death row inmate died of… Read More

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Clippers Controversy and Black Blaming, Again

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The residents of Post-Racial America are really having a rough week, eh? Cliven Bundy’s lack of clarity on whether or not slavery… Read More

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One Out of Every 25 Death Row Inmates Innocent

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Study shows that 4% of death row inmates are innocent.  A new study published in the Proceedings of the National… Read More

Why Fear Boko Haram

The Growing Evil of Boko Haram

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Nigerian terrorist organization Boko Haram expanding in reach, evil.  Much like the straggling members… Read More

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43 Shot, 5 Killed in Bloody Chicago Weekend

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Despite historically brutal winters, many Chicagoans have come to fear warmer temperatures. For as the mercury rises, so do crime… Read More

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What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 4/28… Read More

Same Old Sterling:<br />
Clippers Owner's Long History of Racism

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by Dr. Donald E. Grant, Jr.

What type of racist do you prefer, one whose views about you are clearly known and stated loudly? Or perhaps you prefer your racists… Read More

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...And That's Why We Need More Black NBA Owners

by Keith Reed

It’s unfortunate that the conversation around how the NBA should deal with slum-lording… Read More

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Obama on Clippers Controversy: "Incredibly Offensive Racist Statements"

by Associated Press

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