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College Athlete Killed in Chicago

by #teamEBONY

A former star athlete at Proviso East High School was fatally shot in west suburban Maywood overnight. Police said… Read More

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Why President Obama is Facing So Many Scandals

by Slate

Washington’s need for periodic scandal is… Read More

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Another look at the political week that was… ●      Minnesota becomes 12th state… Read More

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Akein Scott Arrested in NOLA Mother's Day Shooting

by Slate

The suspected gunman in the Mother's Day parade shooting, 19-year-old Akein Scott, has finally been apprehended after being… Read More

Most of our budgets are completely done since our new fiscal year starts July 1. Is she looking for just product or actual $?

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by The Washington Post

When two Swedish economists set out to examine whether… Read More

The (Acting) IRS Chief Resigns

IRS Head Resigns

by Slate

President Obama announced this evening that Steven Miller will resign as acting commissioner of the IRS, the first in what the president… Read More

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Why Isn't Mother's Day Mass Shooting a National Tragedy?

by #teamEBONY

On 3 September 2005 – less than a week after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast – I began to understand that… Read More

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Pastors Bringing Scandal to the Pulpit

by The Atlantic

The first time viewers of ABC's hit drama Scandal see Olivia Pope go to church, she's there to oversee the… Read More

Kiera Wilmot Avoids Prison, But Now What?

Kiera Wilmot Avoids Prison, But Now What?

by Dr. Caleph B. Wilson

The initial thought behind 'zero tolerance' policies in schools was  that children with consistent discipline issues… Read More

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Let Them Eat Bugs!

U.N. Response to Hunger:
Let Them Eat Bugs!

by France François

During the French Revolution, it has been said that, upon finding out that the people were starving and had no bread while the Royal… Read More

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