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Black, Latino Congressional Staffers Walk Out

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Members of Congress, staffers and other Capitol employees stood silently on the House steps Thursday and raised their hands in the… Read More

Ferguson protesters win injunction to stop cops using tear gas

Protesters in Ferguson Win Injunction Against Police

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A federal judge ruled Thursday that police can no longer use tear gas on protesters without declaring an illegal assembly, giving… Read More

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Michel du Cille, a Washington Post photojournalist who was a three-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his dramatic images… Read More

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When I sat down to write my memoir in 2013, I pondered if I should include my Cosby experience. I didn't want to get involved… Read More

EBONY.com's Jamilah Lemieux Talks #AliveWhileBlack on ABC's Nightline

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Nightline aired a powerful segment on racial inequality and policing, sparked by the #CrimingwhileWhite and #AlivewhileBlack hashtags that recently… Read More

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Earlier this week, it was revealed that the nation’s oldest African American sororities has issued directives to members ordering… Read More

Leaked Sony Emails Reveal Jokes About Obama and Race

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In the latest of embarrassing emails to leak online from Sony this week, studio co-chairman Amy Pascal and producer Scott Rudin riff… Read More

NAACP Releases Statement on New Racial Profiling Guidelines

NAACP Releases Statement on New Racial Profiling Guidelines

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On Monday, the Attorney General of the United States issued an update to the 2003 U.S. Department of Justice guidance regarding the… Read More

Pittsburgh to settle lawsuit for $52,000 with teacher accosted and arrested by police

City of Pittsburgh to Settle With Teacher After Racially Motivated Arrest

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Pittsburgh could pay $52,500 to settle a lawsuit filed by a teacher who was thrown in jail by a Pittsburgh police officer as he was… Read More

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