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Secret Service Gave Obama Info to Romney

by #teamEBONY

As scandal continues to envelop the Secret Service, InsideSources has learned of a security failure leading up to the 2012 election… Read More

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Woman Who Sued Sperm Bank Over Black Baby Speaks

by Huffington Post

An Ohio woman who sued a sperm bank after it mixed up donors and gave her sperm from an African-American man instead of the White… Read More

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Man Who Brought Ebola to Dallas to Face Charges in Liberia

by #teamEBONY

Authorities in Liberia said Thursday that they plan to prosecute the U.S. Ebola patient because he allegedly lied on an airport health… Read More

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And the Young Ones Shall Lead Them:
The Ferguson Rebellion and the Crisis in Black Leadership

by Dr. Cornel West and Rev. Osagyefo Sekou

The blood of Michael Brown has seeded the soil of a great American revolution—sprouting… Read More

Gabrielle Union Designs Planned Parenthood Action Fund T-Shirt

Gabrielle Union Partners with Planned Parenthood
(Say That 3 Times Fast!)

by #teamEBONY

Being Mary Jane star Gabrielle Union has designed a limited edition tee for the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, the second… Read More

White people are more likely to deal drugs, but black people are more likely to get arrested for it

Whites Sell Drugs, Blacks Get Arrested For Selling Drugs

by The Washington Post

Here's a pretty astonishing chart on the skyrocketing number of arrests of Black Americans for nonviolent drug crimes. Brookings'… Read More

Ebola Case Stokes Concerns for Liberians in Texas

Liberians in Dallas Worried

by JET

Stanley Gaye, president of the Liberian Community Association of Dallas-Fort Worth, said the 10,000-strong Liberian population in… Read More

Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.

Is "Talking White" a Thing?

by Slate

In the last 10 years, however, new research has challenged the “acting White” theory. In a 2005 paper, sociologists Karolyn… Read More

How The Hyde Amendment Codifies Discrimination all above all

The Hyde Amendment:
38 Years of Government Sanctioned Discrimination

by Renee Bracey Sherman

September 30th  marked the 38th anniversary of the Hyde Amendment, and if you don’t… Read More

Michael Dunn found guilty of 1st-degree murder in loud-music trial

Michael Dunn Guilty of First Degree Murder

by #teamEBONY

Michael Dunn was found guilty of first-degree murder in the killing of 17-year-old Jordan Davis in September, 2012 after an argument… Read More

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