Charles Ramsey

Book Deal for Charles Ramsey

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Described by The Cleveland Plain Dealer as a "reluctant hero," the man who helped the three Cleveland women who… Read More

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Credit Cards Stolen From Target For Sale

by #teamEBONY

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This has been quite the week for old, bossy and/or out of touch people who like to meddle in other people’s affairs and police… Read More

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A hug is a universal symbol of affection from one person to another Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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The "Welfare Queen" Doesn't Exist

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Here's a useful graph to keep handy for the next time Fox News airs a report about food stamp users buying lobster with their… Read More

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