In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes<br />

In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes

by Demetria Irwin

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Joshua Black, a Republican candidate for a Florida House seat, took to his Twitter account on the birthday celebration of slain civil… Read More

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World's 85 Richest People Have as Much as 3.5 Billion Poorest People

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We’ve long known that life isn’t fair and that the world’s wealth is unevenly distributed. But the latest factoid… Read More

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Nigeria Goes Backward on Gay Rights

by Bolanle Omisore

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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Organization Works Toward a "United" World

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A new community movement is quietly, but steadily on the rise---and has even gained interest from such starkly different entities… Read More


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by Jezebel

A fraternity at Arizona State University was suspended this week after throwing (and I can't believe I'm actually writing… Read More

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DNA has confirmed the remains found in Queens are Avonte Oquendo, the Medical Examiner says. His family has been informed. Oquendo's… Read More

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