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Why Are We So Selfie Obsessed?

by Kristin Braswell

In the ever-evolving world of social media, one thing remains constant: individuals as the creators of their own life stories. With… Read More

What Inspired Ghana's Al Qaeda/Akayida Dance?

What Inspired Ghana's Al Qaeda/Akayida Dance?

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Dear Justine Sacco Saviors

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For some White people, it seems like that even if one makes a terrible mistake, the universe gives them a pass to say, "I'm… Read More

President Obama paused as he spoke to reporters on July 19 about race and the death of Trayvon Martin.

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by The Washington Post

Obama administration officials acknowledged Monday that they made an 11th-hour change in rules for the federal health insurance exchange… Read More

Charles Ramsey

Book Deal for Charles Ramsey

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Described by The Cleveland Plain Dealer as a "reluctant hero," the man who helped the three Cleveland women who… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Credit-card data stolen during a massive data breach at Target last month is hitting the black market, according to multiple reports… Read More

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Justine Sacco Teaches Us How to Lose Your Job in Under 140 Characters

by #teamEBONY

A public relations executive for the prominent New York-based Internet media company IAC lost her job on Saturday after she posted… Read More

Phil Robertson Needs a History Lesson

Phil Robertson Needs a History Lesson

by The Atlantic

I've yet to take in an episode of Duck Dynasty. I hear it's a fine show, anchored by a humorous and good-natured… Read More

Sentences of Eight Non-Violent Drug Offenders Commuted by President Obama

Sentences of Eight Non-Violent Drug Offenders Commuted by President Obama

by #teamEBONY

Today, President Obama commuted the sentences of eight nonviolent drug offenders — including Clarence Aaron, a man who was… Read More

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To the Week's Worst People

[THE WEEKLY READ]
To the Week's Worst People

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