You Down with GOP? Raynard Jackson on the Hunt for Black Republicans

You Down with GOP? Raynard Jackson on the Hunt for Black Republicans

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Why the Republican Push for Black Voters Is (Mostly) Doomed to Fail

Black Voters Will Not be Swayed by Republican Push

by The Atlantic

The GOP has a new strategy for turning African Americans into Republicans. Mostly, it focuses on proving that some African Americans… Read More

President Obama to launch major new effort to help young minority men

President Obama to Launch "My Brother's Keeper"

by The Washington Post

President Obama will launch a significant new effort Thursday to bolster the lives of young minority men, seeking to use the power… Read More

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A Call to Action

by Michael H. Cottman

For President Barack Obama, a father with two daughters, preparing African-American students for the academic future is one of his top priorities—and… Read More

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Michigan Residents Need to Vote Now More Than Ever

by Dennis Archer

Detroit has always been known for its sound: from our classic cars to our classic songs. These sounds define a city and a generation. I still remember… Read More

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President Obama Criticizes Fox News for Being Conspiracy Theorists

by #teamEBONY

On Sunday, Bill O’Reilly got the chance to sit down and interview the president of the United States before the Super Bowl… Read More

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President Obama's Plans, According to the State of the Union

by #teamEBONY

A president’s annual address to Congress offers the opportunity to write a wish list for the year ahead. In the weeks leading… Read More

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"Opportunity for All"

"Opportunity for All"

by Zerlina Maxwell

Opportunity for all. That was the theme of President Obama’s 6th State of the Union… Read More

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#BarackTalk Address the State of Black Youth in America

by Ebonie Johnson Cooper

America will be listening and watching as President Barack Obama addresses the nation during his Read More

Letitia James

Letitia James:
History Maker, Game Changer [INTERVIEW]

by Ravelle Worthington

Recently sworn-in Public Advocate for the City of New York, Letitia James is paving a new pathway for women of color as the… Read More

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Nigeria Goes Backward on Gay Rights

by Bolanle Omisore

Nigerians by and large are against homosexuality—that much can be said for sure. So when the government passed a sweeping… Read More

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