9- Year Old Nigerian is World's Youngest Microsoft Certified Specialist

9- Year Old Nigerian is World's Youngest Microsoft Certified Specialist

by #teamEBONY

  Jomiloju, a primary student at Role Model School in Lagos, broke the record of a fellow Nigerian student Seyi-Ojo Anjolaoluwa… Read More

476,000 applications filed for ‘Obamacare’ health insurance, sources say

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Administration officials say about 476,000 health insurance applications have been filed through federal and state exchanges, the most detailed… Read More

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Dear Kenan Thompson

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Dear Kenan Thompson: I don’t hate you, but know that if I could order a bolt of lightning, I’d probably have… Read More

Khyrie Hawkins, 13, and his mother Dawn Hawkins

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by #teamEBONY

Each morning just before school, Dawn Hawkins and her 13-year-old son Khyrie hold hands, close their eyes and bow their heads. “Be… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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Scientific American’s Troubling Response to Its Blogger Being Called an “Urban Whore”

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Dr. Danielle N. Lee is a Black, female scientist who blogs at Scientific American’s website as The Urban Scientist, writing… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The U.S. Supreme Court takes up the issue of affirmative action again Tuesday, but this time the question is not whether race may… Read More

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