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Operation Change Premieres on OWN

by Ugi Ugwuomo

Operation Change, a 10-part television series surrounding the activities of a global philanthropic team, made its debut… Read More

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4-Year-Old Saves Neighbor from Racist Plot

by Ravelle Worthington

Thanks to the smarts of a 4-year-old the real perpetrators responsible for a Ferndale, Washington home invasion on Wednesday have… Read More

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The My Brother’s… Read More

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Ada Collins Gives $3 Million to Huston-Tillotson University

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Ada Collins, an Austin civil rights veteran and Huston-Tillotson University alum, donated $3 million to the historically Black college… Read More

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Ada Collins Donates $3 Million toHuston-Tillotson University

by #teamEBONY

Ada Collins, an Austin civil rights veteran and Huston-Tillotson University alum, donated $3 million to the historically Black college… Read More

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Boko Haram Kidnaps Dozens

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Boko Haram suspected in the kidnap of 91 people -- 60 women and girls and 31 boys. At least 91 people – more… Read More

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Justice Sotomayor Explains Her Support for Affirmative Action

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In a segment for ABC's "This Week," Supreme Court justice Sonia Sotomayor explained her support of affirmative action.  Justice… Read More

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Latest Boko Haram Attack Kills Dozens

by #teamEBONY

Dozens killed in latest Boko Haram attack.  Dozens of villagers are feared… Read More

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Fear of a Black Landowner

by Vann R Newkirk II

Property is the keystone in the arch of the American ethos. Our devotion to that ethos often leaves those without property like ships… Read More

Is $40 Million Enough for the Central Park Five?

Is $40 Million Enough for the Central Park Five?

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

What is 7 years of your life worth? What about 13? As I’ve thought about the recently announced… Read More

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