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Nigerians by and large are against homosexuality—that much can be said for sure. So when the government passed a sweeping… Read More

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This year, former Alaska governor and current idiot whisk Sarah Palin has opted to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr Day by embarrassing… Read More

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It may be too late for fictional characters “Mister” and “Pete,” but if Mrs. Obama has her way, no more minority… Read More

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In 2012, rich conservatives spent billions of dollars in order to defeat Barack Obama, and if that didn't work at least a bunch… Read More

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In front of a predominately White audience last week, Sen. Rand Paul did his part in the Republicans’ national rebranding effort… Read More

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With a vote of 78-16, the Senate confirmed Jeh Johnson as head of the Department of Homeland Security on Monday. The former Pentagon… Read More

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In an ongoing effort to court the emerging majorities of Black and Latino voters, the Republican party dispatched Senator Rand Paul… Read More

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You don’t have to be Haitian, Dominican or even from the Caribbean to be vaguely familiar with the strained relationship between… Read More

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Don't Forget Mandela was Once Hated and Feared by the U.S. Government

by #teamEBONY

Now that he’s dead, and can cause no more trouble, Nelson Mandela is being mourned across the ideological spectrum as a saint… Read More

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