Michelle Obama to Chicago Business Leaders: "Hadiya Pendleton Was Me"

Michelle Obama to Chicago Business Leaders: "Hadiya Pendleton Was Me"

by Slate

Citing the death of Chicago teenager Hadiya Pendleton, killed days after performing at Obama's inauguration, Michelle… Read More

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Feminism is not dead.  The future of feminism is happening online and a launch on Monday night at New York’s Barnard College will serve… Read More

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Barack Obama's Fiscal Year 2014 budget proposal was released at 6 a.m. this morning. Naturally, I haven't had time to read… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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Tea Party Leader Blames Racism on Party's Demise

by Huffington Post

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by Zerlina Maxwell

This week is the 2nd annual International Anti-Street Harassment Week.  Founded by Read More

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by #teamEBONY

It's some kind of miracle how comfortable Analouisa Valencia — a lesbian African-American/Latina beauty queen — is… Read More

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