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by The Root

They know we can't prove it. We can deduce and infer from their actions, statements and policies. But we can't confirm… Read More

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The fiscal year for the U.S. federal government ends annually on September 30th. There is currently a lot of conversation about what… Read More

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Just two days before the heinous terrorist attack in Nairobi, Kenya, media leaders, journalists and strategic thinkers from the United… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

In a landmark decision, the U.S. Department of Labor has ordered Bank of America to shell out just under $2.2 million to 1,147 Black… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Sounds of heavy gunfire erupted from Nairobi's Westgate mall Tuesday, even as authorities said for the second day that they had… Read More

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National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre blasted the renewed focus on gun control following last week’s Navy Yard shooting… 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?!" 9/23 A… Read More

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President Obama: Shooting Sprees Can't be the "New Normal"

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama said Sunday that the United States "can't accept" last week's killing of 12 people at Washington's… Read More

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Casualties Rise in Nairobi Mall Terrorist Attack

by The Washington Post

Kenyan security forces swept into an upscale shopping mall late Sunday to try to end a two-day standoff with heavily armed Islamist… Read More

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