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The Ferguson City Council could soon accept a U.S. Justice Department plan to overhaul its embattled police force and municipal court system. Elected… Read More

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Trump Could Be Charged With Inciting A Riot

by #teamEBONY

Well it looks like "The Donald" might be in a bit of hot water.  After having one of his scheduled rallies epically  Read More

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Say What? Racist Slurs on Chicago Police Scanner

by #teamEBONY

In a recording tweeted out on Monday by independent journalist, Justin Glawe, a man who may be a police officer is heard describing African Americans… Read More

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Emails: Michigan Govt. Made 'Active Effort' to Keep Flint Water Crisis A Secret

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Gov. Rick Snyder's administration made thousands of emails related to the lead contamination of Flint's drinking water public and the results… Read More

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The Risk of Having an Even Number of Supreme Court Justices

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At the beginning of the 1950s, as White supremacists across the South doubled down on their brutal regime of racial segregation, Thurgood… Read More

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Former Chicago Police Supt: 'Somebody Had to Take the Fall'

Former Chicago Police Supt: 'Somebody Had to Take the Fall'

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Chicago’s former police chief says he was the fall guy for Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration as it faced protests over the shooting… Read More

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ICYMI: President Obama Speaks at SXSW

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President Obama gave the keynote speech Friday at the SXSW conference in Austin, Tex. It was the first time a sitting president participated… Read More

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I wasn’t the least bit surprised to see the recent orgy of idiocy and overreaction that was the response to a recent picture Read More

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For those of us who Stan unapologetically for Serena Jameka Williams (pronounced “Wee-yums”) without closely following the sport of tennis… Read More

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