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Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama Voted Most Admired in 2012

by The Grio

For the fifth consecutive year, President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have been voted the… Read More

Experts explain that poor teachers and barriers to resources fuel an academic achievement gap.

What's Stopping Black Students' Success?

by The Root

In an effort to improve educational offerings, some school districts across the country have taken up President Obama on his recent… Read More

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About That Fiscal Cliff...
Now What?

by Zerlina Maxwell

At 12:01 AM on January 1, 2013, we went over the fiscal… Read More

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by Kevin Chappell

To say that African-Americans have been there for President Obama is an understatement. Many believe it was the tremendous turnout he received from… Read More

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10 States Raise Minimum Wage in 2013

by The Grio

Ten states raised their minimum wage at the start of 2013. On Tuesday, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Montana… Read More

What The?! This Week

What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simple defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 1/2 Oklahoma… Read More

Anti-Defamation League and the St. Louis Art Museum

Museum Program Challenges Students to Rethink Race, Beauty, and Stereotypes

by #teamEBONY

Lawrence Washington stood in front of the painting “The Mississippi” inside the St. Louis Art… Read More

African Americans Are Key to the Success of the LGBT Movement

African Americans Are Key to the Success of the LGBT Movement

by #teamEBONY

As 2012 draws to a close and I reflect on the historic year that was, one of the things that I am most proud of is the role that… Read More

GOP state senator: ‘Almost no black people’ care about Kwanzaa

GOP State Senator: "Almost No Black People" Care About Kwanzaa

by The Grio

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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., left, with Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio

House Passes Fiscal Cliff Deal

by #teamEBONY

The House of Representatives late Tuesday easily approved emergency bipartisan legislation sparing… Read More

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