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The wait is finally over and the roller coaster ride has begun! The first Democratic presidential debate has taken place and before they dismantle… Read More

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Republican presidential hopeful Dr. Ben Carson has been rising in the polls and raising hopes that for the first time in the party’s history… Read More

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It’s safe to say that most Black people aren’t all that familiar with Sen. Bernie Sanders. On the surface, he looks like a concerned… Read More

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Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson does not believe that any American Muslim should be president of the United States. Read More

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