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Michele Bachmann Compares President Obama to Crack Dealer

by #teamEBONY

Minnesota Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann likened President Obama to a drug dealer. “President Obama can’t… Read More

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Dear John Boehner

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Dear John Boehner: Oh, orange-colored man with the yellow belly, aren’t you tired?… Read More

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It’s a rare occasion when leaders of nations come together and speak about their corners of the world. But that’s exactly… Read More

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Suspect’s wife in pastor killing had filed rape complaint against victim

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The wife of a Louisiana man charged with killing a preacher had filed a rape complaint against the pastor two days before the shooting… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

I am passionate about domestic violence, because I am a childhood survivor of domestic violence. I know all too well the ways in… Read More

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What You Need to Know About the Government Shutdown

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A government shutdown starting Tuesday, Oct. 1, is now upon us. The House and Senate couldn't agree on a bill to fund the government… Read More

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Reversing the Black Male College Drop-Out Crisis

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Contrary to popular belief, there are  Read More

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Will Obamacare Succeed?

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As today begins the era of Obamacare, the debate over the president's healthcare reform plan continues. There’s a wonder… Read More

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