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Jamelle Bouie on the not-so-surprising racism of Cliven Bundy and the equally unsurprising fact that his words mirror those of many GOP… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Those Dream Defenders have had a LONG year, from launching "Youth… Read More

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It was revealed yesterday that Lupita Nyong’o was named People Magazine’s "Most Beautiful" person… Read More

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Slate's Reihan Salam writes that a reluctance to date outside your race often reveals deeper prejudices. In… Read More

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Students and faculty at Grambling State University held a vigil last Thursday morning to honor the life of Alexandria Shelton, the… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

CHICAGO (April 22, 2014) — Desiree Rogers, CEO of Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), today named Mitzi Miller as the new editor-in-chief… Read More

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Hipsters, Can You Please Stop Writing About Hip-Hop?

by #teamEBONY

Rap Rehab's Sebastien Elkouby on why people not invested in hip-hop culture need to do their research before writing about it.  So… Read More

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Hipsters, Please Stop Writing About Hip-Hop

by #teamEBONY

Rap Rehab's Sebastien Elkouby on why people not invested in hip-hop culture need to do their research before writing about it.  So… Read More

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