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When Gentrification Comes Stealing

by Teka-Lark Fleming

The single-story narrative of “everyone who is Black is poor” is the basis for most pro-gentrification argument… Read More

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Girl who escaped Boko Haram kidnapping describes the ordeal.  The girls in the school dorm heard the… Read More

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The lives of African children matter. Let’s begin there, with that statement.  If we accept it as fact, as an… Read More

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Senators Request President Obama Do More to Rescue Nigerian Girls

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JET Magazine Goes From Print to Digital Only

by #teamEBONY

CHICAGO, (May 7, 2014) — Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), announced today that JET… Read More

Teen Gets High School & College Diploma In The Same Week

16-Year-Old Grace Bush Graduates from High School...and College

by #teamEBONY

16-year-old Grace Bush graduates from college before she actually receives a high school diploma.  It’s… Read More

 Protesters rally outside Nigerian Embassy to demand action over schoolgirls’ abduction

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The #bringbackourgirls national campaign continues, as dozens rally outside of the Nigerian embassy in Washington, D.C. Dozens… Read More

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The Public Doesn't Care about Black and Brown Women

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Jezebel's NappyHeadFlo on the heart-breaking apathy the public shows about the lives of Black and Brown women.  I… Read More

Will Republicans Try to Impeach President Obama?

GOP Members Want to Impeach President Obama

by Slate

Republicans want to impeach President Obama, but fear a (justified) backlash of them looking crazy.  Ever… Read More

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The Other Side of Privilege at Princeton

by Morgan Jerkins

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