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by Josie Pickens

When I’m not writing, I proudly teach twenty-somethings at an HBCU.  Doing so keeps me connected with youth culture and philosophies, and… Read More

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by Jetmag.com

So uh…let’s get this straight.  Some students, allegedly at the University of South Florida, thought it was a good idea to plop… Read More

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Can We Retire 'Black-on-Black Crime' and ‘Superpredators’?

by Jamilah Lemieux

Remember when the NAACP had a symbolic… Read More

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Why I’m Not Here for Hillary Rodham Clinton at Black Girls Rock

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Black Girls Rock! The title of Beverly Bond's celebration of Black women and… Read More

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Wait. Did Spike Lee Compare Donald Trump to Serial Killer?

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

The Hollywood Reporter asked Spike Lee to compare all the presidential candidates to folks in his movies. Who is Democratic nominee Bernie Sanders… Read More

Why the Worst Week in the Donald Trump Campaign Could Kill the GOP

Why the Worst Week in the Donald Trump Campaign Could Kill the GOP

by Jamilah Lemieux

This week proves it.  Donald Trump is, quite possibly, the worst type of human being on the face of the earth. He is a walking parody… Read More

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Obama Nominates U.S. Appeals Court Judge Merrick Garland for Supreme Court

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama will nominate federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, congressional sources said Wednesday. The pick… Read More

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Trump's 'Southern' Strategy

by Terrence Chappell

Although Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump hails from Queens, NY, his politics mirrors the Southern strategy where Republican Party… Read More

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Ben Carson Reveals His Endorsement for GOP Presidential Nomination

by #teamEBONY

Former Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says he and Donald Trump have "buried the hatchet" after months of political wrangling… Read More

Sanders' Upset over Clinton in Michigan Reveals the Political Gray Areas

Sanders' Upset over Clinton in Michigan Reveals the Political Gray Areas

by Bankole Thompson

Given her pronouncements over the Flint lead poisoning crisis, forcing a Democratic debate there and sending campaign aides earlier on to the impoverished… Read More

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