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Monica Lewinsky Has a Point

by Michael Arceneaux

My initial reaction to Monica Lewinksy crawling from whatever rock she had been vacationing under to pen an essay for Vanity… Read More

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At Least 150 Dead as Boko Haram Attacks Village

by #teamEBONY

As many as 300 dead in latest Boko Haram attack.  Details emerged Wednesday of an apparent Boko Haram attack… Read More

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JET Magazine Goes Digital: A Look Back [PHOTOS]

Today, Johnson Publishing Company announced that JET magazine (founded in 1951) will end its print publication and transition into… Read More

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The Week's HBCU News

by The Yard Insider

A North Carolina A&T University football player, Jermane Clark, was shot and killed last Tuesday night. Clark, who was a sophomore… Read More

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When Gentrification Comes Stealing

by Teka-Lark Fleming

The single-story narrative of “everyone who is Black is poor” is the basis for most pro-gentrification argument… Read More

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Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram Describes Kidnapping

by The Grio

Girl who escaped Boko Haram kidnapping describes the ordeal.  The girls in the school dorm heard the… Read More

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Slaughtered Boys, Missing Girls:
Who Stands Up for African Children?

by John Dramani Mahama

The lives of African children matter. Let’s begin there, with that statement.  If we accept it as fact, as an… Read More

20 female senators calling on Obama to further condemn Nigerian kidnappings

Senators Request President Obama Do More to Rescue Nigerian Girls

by The Washington Post

Senators craft and sign letter requesting President Obama do more to rescue the kidnapped Nigerian girls.  The… Read More

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JET Magazine Goes From Print to Digital Only

by #teamEBONY

CHICAGO, (May 7, 2014) — Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), announced today that JET… Read More

Teen Gets High School & College Diploma In The Same Week

16-Year-Old Grace Bush Graduates from High School...and College

by #teamEBONY

16-year-old Grace Bush graduates from college before she actually receives a high school diploma.  It’s… Read More

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