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Expert Investigates Death of Black Man Killed by NYPD Car

by The Grio

The Brooklyn DA’s Office will hire an independent expert to reconstruct the death of a Black man struck by a police car that… Read More

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The War on Women Rages On

by Michael Arceneaux

Much of the reason why Republicans lost the Senate, and arguably, the presidency, in this year’s election cycle has to do with… Read More

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Gay Marriage Views and the Black Gender Gap

by The Root

Though President Obama's re-election was widely celebrated in the Black community, and his victory attributed to the overwhelming… Read More

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Alabama Black Farmers Sue USDA

by The Grio

Around half a dozen African-American farmers in Alabama are filing a class action lawsuit against… Read More

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[GAME CHANGERS!] Rebuilding Dreams [VIDEO]

By Forward Ever Media/Game Changers Project What does it take to rebuild black communities devastated by blight, crime, unemployment, and… Read More

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What Exactly Makes a Person “Good?”

by Damon Young

To say that distinguishing between "good person" and "bad person" is a completely… Read More

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Class-Based vs. Race-Based Admissions

by #teamEBONY

Admissions policies that take class into account, rather than race, are getting a renewed Read More

The Shelby County Courthouse in Columbiana

Has the South Risen Above Racist Voting Laws?

by #teamEBONY

A prediction: If the Supreme Court strikes down part of the Voting Rights Act this term, we’ll read about Obama’s… Read More

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Susan Rice:
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by Leslie Pitterson

With President Obama poised to nominate a woman of color to one of the nation’s highest offices, Republicans have gone on the… Read More

10 Things Black People Should Be Thankful For

10 Things Black People Should Be Thankful For

by Michael Arceneaux

On Thursday, Black families will gather together to feast on turkey, the pig, macaroni & cheese, greens, several types of potatoes… Read More

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