Why You Shouldn't Put a Price on Black Babies

Why You Shouldn't Put a Price on Black Babies

by The Atlantic

Every year, I teach writer Elna Baker's essay, "Babies Buying Babies" to my freshman composition classes as an introduction… Read More

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Judge in George Zimmerman Case Strikes Detective Statements

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A prosecutor in George Zimmerman’s murder trial on Tuesday tried to pick apart the statements of a Sanford Police detective… Read More

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  During President Obama’s stop in Tanzania during a three-nation tour of Africa, he championed a new model for… Read More

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On Monday, prosecutors in the 2nd degree murder trial of George Zimmerman continued to present evidence for the second… Read More

George Zimmerman Trial: Sanford Police Officer Testifies As Audio Interview Is Played For The First Time

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by Huffington Post

Jurors in the George Zimmerman murder trial on Monday heard a recording of the neighborhood watch volunteer describing his fatal… 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?!" 7/1… Read More

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by Slate

This week’s Supreme Court decision in Shelby… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

An elite team of 19 firefighters died Sunday while… Read More

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Edward Snowden Doesn’t Matter

[OPINION]
Edward Snowden Doesn’t Matter

by France François

Associated Press journalist and author Jonathan Katz recently tweeted, “I'm floored about how much of my Twitter feed is… Read More

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Zimmerman Trial Day 14

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Zimmerman Trial Day 14

by Joseph Haynes Davis

On Friday, prosecutors in the 2nd degree murder trial of George Zimmerman called the man expected to be the defense's… Read More

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