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You Don't Have the Answers, Rand Paul

by Michael Arceneaux

As a presidential contender, I take Rand Paul about as seriously as I do the idea of Iggy Azalea, professor of African American Studies at Howard… Read More

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Why Are Black People Leaving Austin?

by Mame M. Kwayie

As a hotbed of business innovation with hipster ethos, Austin, Texas, has become more than a stand-out on America’s heat map… Read More

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The Dream Defenders Need Your Support Building the 'Bloc'

by Ravelle Worthington

The Dream Defenders, an organization of Black and Brown youth working to bring about social change in their community by training… Read More

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Last night, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed more than 50 African heads of state to a dinner at the White House, during the… Read More

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Jesse Jackson Puts Heat on Silicon Valley

by #teamEBONY

Tech companies have been under pressure for years to disclose their employment data, dating back to 2010, when the San Jose Mercury… Read More

Broken Windows Policing Kills People

Blacks, Latinos Targeted Through "Broken Windows"

by Slate

The reason for these stops is a policing approach called “broken windows,” first articulated by scholars James Q. Wilson… Read More

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Doctors with Guns?

by Ryan K. Smith

I’m pretty much against guns in general. I don’t think anyone should have one. I wish so many people didn’t want… Read More

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Idiotic Republican Complains of "War on Whites"

by Huffington Post

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) doesn't think that the hardline stance Republicans have taken on immigration could hurt the party’s… Read More

Patient at New York City Hospital 'Unlikely' to Have Ebola, Officials Say

Person Treated for Ebola in New York City Probably Doesn't Have It

by #teamEBONY

Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City is treating a possible Ebola patient who recently traveled to West Africa, hospital officials… Read More

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Topless Brooklyn Woman Dragged from Apartment by NYPD

by Ravelle Worthington

Video depicting a 48-year-old Brooklyn woman being dragged from her apartment by police and arrested, following a domestic disturbance… Read More

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