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I am thinking hard and critically about a "civil rights" complaint taken to the United States Department of Education by… Read More

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Texas Commissioner Plans to Close Racial Achievement Gap

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John S. Wilson, Jr. Appointed President of Morehouse College

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The Morehouse College Board of Trustees today announced that Dr. John Silvanus Wilson Jr. has been named the College’s… Read More

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Chicago Schools Bribe Parents With Gift Cards To Stay Involved

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Inspired by her 2-year-old son Egypt, Alicia Keys has recently entered the toy-making business to provide dynamic… Read More

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Student Loan Debt Up Again Among New College Grads

by #teamEBONY

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