OBAMACARE IS NOW<br />
(And Here’s What You Need to Know)<br />
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OBAMACARE IS NOW
(And Here’s What You Need to Know)

by Zerlina Maxwell

The historic and controversial Obamacare is now in effect. Beginning today, you can go to  Read More

Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill

First Government Shutdown in 17 Years Approaching

by The Washington Post

The U.S. government was bracing on Monday for its first shutdown in nearly two decades, with frustrated and weary lawmakers gathering… Read More

[ENOUGH] Black Teachers Hit Hardest by Chicago School Layoffs

[ENOUGH] Black Teachers Hit Hardest by Chicago School Layoffs

by Rod McCullom

Chicago Public Schools have laid off Read More

Ugandan Women ‘BeadforLife’<br />

Ugandan Women ‘BeadforLife’

by Princess Gabbara

At first glance, a BeadforLife piece may look like any another bracelet —but the story behind it just might be enough to convince… Read More

Ted Cruz.

Republicans Know Obamacare Will Work

by #teamEBONY

What is it about Obamacare that compels seemingly intelligent people to explode in bubbling spasms of stupid? Are they misinformed?… Read More

Poll workers

North Carolina Sued by Justice Department Because of Voter ID Law

by The Washington Post

The Justice Department will sue North Carolina on Monday over the state’s new voting law, according to a person briefed on… Read More

HBCUs in Peril (?)

HBCUs in Peril (?)

by Tomika L. Anderson

It seems there’s no foreseeable end in sight to the bad news facing the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities.  Enrollment… Read More

agricultural college in Gujba, Nigeria.

What You Need to Know About Boko Haram

by #teamEBONY

On Sunday night, dozens of gunmen with suspected ties to notorious Islamist terror group Boko Haram murdered more than 40 university… Read More

Evelyn Lowery

Evelyn Lowery Passes

by #teamEBONY

Evelyn Lowery, a pioneer in civil rights and women's empowerment and the wife of the Rev. Joseph Lowery, died Thursday at her… Read More

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