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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?!" 2/3 Florida… Read More

President Obama calls out Bill O’Reilly and Fox News for promoting conspiracy theories

President Obama Criticizes Fox News for Being Conspiracy Theorists

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On Sunday, Bill O’Reilly got the chance to sit down and interview the president of the United States before the Super Bowl… Read More

Michael David Dunn

Trial for White Florida Man Who Killed Unarmed Black Teen Starts Today

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Jury selection is scheduled to start Monday in the highly publicized murder trial of Michael David Dunn, who fatally shot a Jacksonville… Read More

‘Thank God’: Don’t Say It If You Don’t Mean It

Don't Thank God Unless You Mean It

by The Root

“First, I want to thank God ... ” For decades, those words have been uttered by Black performers from gospel artists… Read More

Homophobia Is a Real Fear … but of What, Exactly?

Why Straight Men are "Right" to be Homophobic

by Slate

To be a homophobe in 2014 is, increasingly, to find oneself on the fast track to social scorn. In an environment of growing acceptance… Read More

"I'd Beat The F*** Out Of Him" - The Game Responds To George Zimmerman's Boxing Challenge

George Zimmerman Challenges America to Box, The Game Responds

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Yesterday, George Zimmerman laid down the gauntlet for a March 1st celebrity boxing event. While most people will be glad to hear… Read More

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President Obama to Commute More Low-Level Drug Offenders

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The Obama administration is continuing its push to get low-level, non-violent drug offenders out of prison. At a New York… Read More

Omaha, Nebraska: Highest rate of black murders says new report

Nation's Most Dangerous City for Black Males? Omaha

by The Grio

Nebraska, known for its large agricultural industry, has surprisingly claimed the top spot as the state with the highest incidence… Read More

Remains of 55 found at notorious former Florida reform school

Dozens of Human Remains Found on Reform School Grounds

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For decades, relatives of some boys dispatched to the notorious Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys have struggled to find out what… Read More

I Read An Essay About A White Woman’s Yoga Class/Black Woman Crisis And I Cannot

Dear White Woman: Do Homework Before Writing about Race

by #teamEBONY

Hey there, Jen. My name is Pia. I’m a Black woman, but I don’t want you to be scared. I write for xoJane too, among other… Read More

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