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GOP Bill to Cut $40 Billion From Food Stamps

by Slate

The House approved a Republican plan on Thursday to cut food stamps by some $40 billion over the next ten years. The measure was… Read More

Allstate and Tom Joyner 'Represent' for HBCUs

Allstate and Tom Joyner 'Represent' for HBCUs

by Princess Gabbara

According to a recent Washington… Read More

Leon D. Ford, 20

Unarmed Man Shot by Police, Paralyzed

by #teamEBONY

A Shaler man who now uses a wheelchair following a November traffic stop in Larimer sued the city of Pittsburgh, its police leadership… Read More

[ENOUGH]<br />
Keep Chicago Out Your Mouth

[ENOUGH]
Keep Chicago Out Your Mouth

by Joshua Adams

Over the past few months, race… Read More

What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 9/18 A… Read More

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Dear Cyber Bullies

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear Cyber Bullies

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear Cyber Bullies: For so long I have loathed how the phrase “bully” became the de facto term to use to describe… Read More

The Browning of Miss America: Who Cares?

The Browning of Miss America: Who Cares?

by Sharda Sekaran

This past weekend, Nina Davuluri was crowned the first Miss America of Indian descent. In a nod to her heritage, she did a gorgeous… Read More

'I Don't Trust the Police' article/caro

‘I Don’t Trust the Police Because I Can’t’

by Keith Reed

I’m not sure when I realized my distrust of police officers. Maybe it was at about 12 or 13, when my best friend and I had… Read More

University of Alabama president pushes sororities to end segregation

University of Alabama to End Sorority Segregation

by #teamEBONY

The University of Alabama will make changes to its sorority system following a report in a student publication revealing discrimination… Read More

What You Need to Know About Fracking

What You Need to Know About Fracking

by Kristin Braswell

“Drill, Baby, Drill!” That was the popular 2008 slogan of the McCain-Palin campaign. Five years later, many Americans… Read More

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