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Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

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The social action at the University of Missouri campus got its spark from last year's protests in the same state [read more]

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White Man Shoots, Kills New Black Neighbors

by #teamEBONY

A West Virginia man shot and killed his new neighbor and the man's brother without warning as the two inspected their land. The… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The August Wilson Center for African American Culture apparently will be put up for sale. Judge Lawrence O'Toole of Allegheny… Read More

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South Carolina State University football player Brandon Robinson was shot and killed outside of the Andrew Hugine Suites dorm, allegedly… Read More

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America will be listening and watching as President Barack Obama addresses the nation during his Read More

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by The Atlantic

In the spring of 2002, the government's researchers began tracking a group of roughly 15,000 high school sophomores—most… 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?!" 1/27 DMX… Read More

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The Black Professor: An Endangered Species

by Slate

The New York Times reported recently on an adjunct instructor, James Hoff, who walks like a professor, talks like a professor… Read More

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Questions Arise About Darion Aguilar

by The Washington Post

Darion Marcus Aguilar liked cooking shows. He wanted to be a chef. He liked to spend summer afternoons at the Martin Luther King… Read More

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Racist Flowchart Posted to Facebook by Iowa GOP

by #teamEBONY

The Republican Party of Iowa briefly posted a photo on its Facebook page of a flowchart asking readers to determine "Is Someone… Read More

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Melissa Harris-Perry's Hair Journey

by Slate

The first part of my personal hair journey is probably very much like that of many other little Black girls, in that it was hours… Read More

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