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by The Grio

Orly Taitz, the self-proclaimed “queen of birthers,” was denied access… Read More

Perfect Income for Happiness Around $161,000<br />

Perfect Income for Happiness Around $161,000

by #teamEBONY

More than one study has tried to determine the financial price of happiness. Some look at wealth. Others look at income. One well-publicized… Read More

What Can Be Done About Racism in Technology?

What Can Be Done About Racism in Technology?

by The Grio

Some things that go unspoken within the tech industry are advantageous: things that need to be kept secret, such as an upcoming product… Read More

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TAKING DOWN STOP AND FRISK

by Chris Williams

The oft-debated Stop and Frisk policy has become another unpleasant reminder of how racial profiling continues to run rampant. Read More

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by Rod McCullom

Uganda’s parliament is expected to reconvene today after being suspended much of last week after “several MPs started… Read More

Jovan Belcher’s Murder-Suicide Stuns Fans, Teammates

Jovan Belcher’s Murder-Suicide Stuns Fans, Teammates

by Kevin L. Clark

Many sports fans may be celebrating the 27-21 win that the Kansas City Chiefs claimed over the Carolina Panthers, but the team and… Read More

Cory Booker

Cory Booker for Senate?

by #teamEBONY

Political pundits have widely speculated that Newark Mayor Cory Booker could challenge New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie next… Read More

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Strauss-Kahn to Settle

by #teamEBONY

Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a hotel maid who accused him of trying to rape her have reached… Read More

Going Back and Forth With Gentrification

Going Back and Forth With Gentrification

by Damon Young

It was 1994. I was standing in front of the Kingsley Center in East Liberty---a neighborhood in Pittsburgh---"working" a "job"… Read More

Dallas Police Lieutenant Regina Smith aka Lucille Baller

Texas Cop Placed on Leave Due to Violent ‘Lucille Baller’ Rap Alter Ego

by #teamEBONY

High-ranking Dallas Police Lieutenant Regina Smith is under fire, not for excessive force or being a dirty cop, but because of her… Read More

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