Sen. Marco Rubio

Senators Reach Agreement on Immigration Reform

by #teamEBONY

A bipartisan group of leading senators has reached agreement on the principles of sweeping legislation… Read More

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Why Are Texas Schoolchildren Being Taught ‘the Curse of Ham?’

by Michael Arceneaux

Mirror, mirror on the wall, why must my home state be so adamant about making sure its children become the dumbest of them all? Six… Read More

Alicia Moore

Alicia Moore's Murder: Texas Authorities Offer Reward For Tips in Teen's Slaying

by #teamEBONY

Authorities are hoping a reward offer will bring new leads in the case of a 16-year-old girl who was murdered, placed in a trunk… Read More

Florida A&M University

FAMU Student Newspaper's Editor Ousted

by The Root

"The editor of the student newspaper at Florida A&M University learned via email today that he's being replaced," Michael… Read More

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Young Africans in America on a Mission to Rebrand Homeland

by The Grio

Sandra Appiah is on a mission. The 23-year-old wants to rebrand Africa and alter skewed perceptions of the continent. The… Read More

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This Week In Politics

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:
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by Zerlina Maxwell

Another look at the political week that was... ●      President Obama was sworn into… Read More

anti-abortion rights march and rally

New Mexico Legislation Would Criminalize Abortions in Cases of Rape

by #teamEBONY

The most popular, lazy theory for Republican renewal is some version of this: "We've got to stop nominating Republicans… Read More

The NAACP has joined forces with opponents of the New York City soda ban.

NAACP, Hispanic Federation Join Forces With Opponents of NYC Soda Ban

by The Grio

The city’s limit on the size of sugary drinks is an “extraordinary infringement” on consumer choice, a lawyer for… Read More

Rep. Gwen Moore speaking with MSNBC's Thomas Roberts

Democrats Try to Extend Violence Against Women Act

by The Grio

Congressional Democrats have renewed their push to revive the key federal program that protects women against domestic violence… Read More

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