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Ben Carson Says Obama Was 'Raised White'

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Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says President Barack Obama cannot truly understand the Black experience. Why? Because he was… Read More

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Poll: Social Security, Unemployment Top Economic Concerns for Americans

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When Boston schools superintendent Tommy Chang reconvened the district's committee meeting last month, he knew it would be unlike any other. But… Read More

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The co-founder of Black Lives Matter Chicago has rejected an invitation from the White House to meet with President Obama and a group of Civil Rights… Read More

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