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Peacemakers Weigh in On Obama's Chance at Achieving an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

by France François

Ever-elusive peace between Israel and Palestinine has defined and confounded U.S. presidencies for… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The common ground between the U.S. and Russia — and Presidents Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin — has been shrinking steadily… Read More

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Ebise Bayisa, an assistant federal public defender in… Read More

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by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Yesterday President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, as well as Department of Labor Secretary (and former Department of Justice… Read More

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by The Grio

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by Slate

North Carolina is proving itself to be the poster child for all that is wrong with modern American democracy and—with thanks… Read More

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President Obama could not have been me 35 years ago, not really. In 1978 I was tagging along with an uncle in the South Bronx to… Read More

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Since #BlackTwitter is taken as a monolith, perhaps we can call this "#WhiteTwitter's" response to President Obama's… Read More

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