Boko Haram Reaches New Low: Uses 10-Year-Old Girl as Suicide Bomber

Young Nigerian Girl Used as Suicide Bomber

by Slate

It’s hard to think a terrorist group that has kidnapped thousands and was just recently accused of carrying out what could… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The Catholic Archbishop of Jos, in central Nigeria, has accused the West of ignoring the threat of the militant Islamist group, Boko… Read More

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by The New York Times

An extended video released last week of the shooting death of Tamir Rice in Cleveland appears to show an unconscionable level of… Read More

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by CNN

She was left for dead at the foot of Selma’s Edmund Pettus Bridge after the county sheriff declared: “Let the buzzards… Read More

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President Obama said Thursday that he would propose a government program to make community college tuition-free for millions of students… Read More

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Representatives at the forefront of the movements for Black lives and racial justice have taken a historic trip to Palestine this… Read More

New Tamir Rice video shows cop tackle his 14-year-old sister as she rushed to dying brother’s aid

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by The Grio

Cleveland officials released extended video footage of the incident which led to the shooting… Read More

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Families of Murdered Florida Girls Seek Answers

by Tomika L. Anderson

There were no known witnesses, no known motives, and ultimately, no warnings to prepare the families of Angelia Magnum and Tjhisha… Read More

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