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What Happens When Hackers Steal Your Credit Card

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Recent large-scale hacks at Target and Neiman Marcus are a reminder that credit card theft is a growing issue. Hackers find a way… Read More

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Dozens of Gays Arrested in Nigeria

by Huffington Post

Local and international groups fighting AIDS warned on Tuesday that a new Nigerian law criminalizing same-sex marriage and gay organizations… Read More

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The series premiere of Being Mary Jane last week was everything I imagined it would be: edgy, revealing, and at many points… Read More

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., made history while expanding its global service reach when it recently chartered its first chapter… Read More

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A little over three weeks since "BEYONCÉ" took the Internet hostage in the middle of the night, the buzz for the… Read More


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We need to stop buying into the myth about gender equality. It isn’t a reality yet. Today, women make up half of the U.S. workforce… Read More

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Cece McDonald Released from Prison

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Cece McDonald, the trans woman who was imprisoned for stabbing a man who attacked her, is now free, after 19 months in a Minnesota… Read More

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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?!" 1/13… Read More

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Harry Belafonte: Black Men Must End the Oppression of Women

by The Root

A humanitarian known as much for his social justice advocacy as he is for the musical and acting career that originally fueled his… Read More

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