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  Attorney General Eric Holder’s speech to the American Bar Association heralded a major breakthrough in America’s… Read More

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One week after Oprah Winfrey told Entertainment Tonight about a run-in with an allegedly racist sales clerk in Zurich, the… Read More

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George Zimmerman blasts Trayvon Martin while Martin Luther King Jr. bleeds in the background of a new mural unveiled at the state… Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 8/12 A… Read More

Reason for Termination:<br />
Rick Ross

Reason for Termination:
Rick Ross

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Dear Reverend Rodney Wills, Nine months ago, several youth and young adults spotted… Read More

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Swiss Tourism Office Says "Sorry" to Oprah

by #teamEBONY

The Swiss Tourism Office has apologized for the racism that media mogul Oprah Winfrey says she encountered last month while in town… Read More

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