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Elaine Brown on Obama, Gun Control

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Elaine Brown, the only woman to head the Black Panther Party, became chairman when Huey P. Newton fled to Cuba to… Read More

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Janay McFarlane Dead

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An 18-year-old Chicago woman was killed the same day her sister had sat on the stage behind President Barack Obama, listening to… Read More

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Black is the (Not So) New Green

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Call him Ishmael. Because, well, that's his name.  A student at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Ishmael… Read More

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This week, Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk announced plans to name a bipartisan gun safety bill after the Chicago teen. “Today… Read More

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National Rifle Association executive vice president Wayne LaPierre unleashed an incendiary manifesto on Thursday, describing America… Read More

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A Mother’s Newborn Photo Shoot of Her 12 Year Old Adopted Son Go Viral

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Will Rise in African Catholicism Influence New Pope Choice?

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As the Catholic College of Cardinals prepare to merge on the Vatican to elect their next pope, eyes from around the world have centered… Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simple defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 2/13 Florida… Read More

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African Papal Contender Wants Change

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One of Africa's brightest hopes to be the next pope, Ghanaian… Read More

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Charred Human Remains Found in Burned Cabin

by #teamEBONY

Investigators have located charred human remains in the burned-out cabin where they believe suspected cop killer and  Read More

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