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Coroner: Handcuffed Black Man Shot and Killed Himself

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A coroner’s report obtained exclusively by NBC News directly contradicts the police version of how a 22-year-old Black man… Read More

Why Did Obama Say So Little About Ferguson?

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The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates once wrote that Obama is the “first president who could credibly teach a Black-studies… Read More

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In 2004, P. Diddy jumped into politics with his loud,over-the-top “Vote or Die” youth voting campaign. Citizen Change… Read More

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Obama, God, Foley and Ferguson

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Politicians often employ the name of God to convey a sense of morality. It’s usually an ironic exercise for them though, given… Read More

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The FBI has questioned a man who says he recorded audio of gunfire at the time Brown was shot by Ferguson police on August 9, the… Read More

Texas Cops Mistakenly Pull Over Woman, Four Children at Gunpoint

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Police officers in Forney, Tx. made the unforgivable mistake of pulling over a woman and her four children in early August, handcuffing… Read More

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Join the EBONY family and the world in viewing the funeral service for Michael Brown, the unarmed African American teenager slain… Read More

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The National Action Network and NAACP’s  “We Will Not Go Back” march in support of Eric Garner, the Black… Read More

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