Don Thompson Out as CEO of McDonald's

Don Thompson Out as CEO of McDonald's

by #teamEBONY

McDonald's Corp (MCD.N), fresh off one of its worst financial years in decades, on Wednesday said Chief Executive Officer Don… Read More

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Marissa Alexander Released From Prison, But Still Not Free

by #teamEBONY

The criminalization and continued prosecution of Marissa Alexander is the norm, not the exception, in how abuse survivors are treated… Read More

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by The Washington Post

Loretta Lynch had them at Jim Crow. Senate Republicans had delayed confirmation hearings for President Obama’s attorney… Read More

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20% of American Children Dependent on Food Stamps

by Slate

There was a sobering finding amidst the data released by the Census Bureau Wednesday showing a staggering 16 million children in… Read More

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Conservatives Optimistic for 114th Congress

by Chelsi P. Henry, Esq.

“Diverse” is one word to describe the 114th Congress—  Read More

Obama Nominates Brooklyn US Attorney Loretta Lynch


by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Yesterday Loretta Lynch testified before the United States Senate in her confirmation hearing to succeed Eric Holder as US Attorney… Read More



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Marissa Alexander, the woman whose case threw a national spotlight on Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, was met… Read More

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Should There Be a Statute of Limitations for Sexual Crimes?

by John Burns

Nobody wants to live in a world where Bill Cosby, America’s once-beloved television father, is a sexual predator. Perhaps… Read More

A Note to Chait: Dissent Isn't Suffocation, Internet Isn't Real Life

Dear White Liberals: Freedom of Speech Doesn't Mean Freedom from Criticism

by Jezebel

But it's not political correctness that's the problem, it's stupidity, the type that caves into that identity-eating… Read More

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Rent Is Too Damn High Founder Evicted

by New York Daily News

The too-damn-high rent is now the least of Jimmy McMillan’s problems. The flamboyant gubernatorial… Read More

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