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Flint Crisis: Task Force Finds Mich. Gov't. 'Fundamentally Accountable'

by #teamEBONY

The state of Michigan is "fundamentally accountable" for Flint's lead-contaminated water crisis because of decisions made by its environmental… Read More

Report: Nixon Aide Reveals That Racism, Not Reality Launched War on Drugs

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by #teamEBONY

Harper’s magazine contributor Dan Baum may have blown the lid off of something that has plagued Black America for nearly 50 years. He… Read More

Ex-Trooper in Bland Case Pleads 'Not Guilty'

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by #teamEBONY

A fired Texas trooper pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a charge of misdemeanor perjury stemming from his arrest last summer of Sandra Bland, a black… Read More

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“That’s what the hell he gets. Good for him!” My mother had uttered those words in her typical matter-of-fact tone one morning as… Read More

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Sandra Bland Trooper Facing Arraignment

by #teamEBONY

A fired Texas trooper is facing arraignment on a misdemeanor perjury charge related to his arrest last summer of Sandra Bland, a black woman who was… Read More

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by The Marshall Project

Voters delivered two big upsets in local Democratic primaries Tuesday night: in Cook County, Ill. they ousted state’s… Read More

Here Are All the People Donald Trump Insulted at the GOP Debate

Twitter Knows What’s #SaferThanATrumpRally

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Perfect for breaking up the monotony of a Monday, Twitter took another jab at Donald Trump with the latest hashtag #SaferThanATrumpRally. With today… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Stepping into history, President Barack Obama opened an extraordinary visit to Cuba on Sunday, eager to push decades of acrimony deeper into the past… Read More

Sandra Bland's Mother: "There Are Some Lies Going On"

Sandra Bland's Mother: "There Are Some Lies Going On"

by #teamEBONY

A judge has ordered the FBI to release a report of the Texas Rangers' investigation into the death of Sandra Bland. U.S. District Judge… Read More

In Newark, Officials Want to Avoid a Repeat of Flint

In Newark, Officials Want to Avoid a Repeat of Flint

by #teamEBONY

New Jersey's largest school district began voluntary blood tests to check students for the presence of lead Thursday, a week after officials announced… Read More

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