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Five Injured in Accidental Shootings at Gun Shows on "Gun Appreciation Day"

by #teamEBONY

As thousands of pro-gun activists held rallies across the United States on Saturday, accidental shootings at three… Read More

President Barack Obama takes the oath

President Obama Sworn in for Second Term

by #teamEBONY

President Obama, joined on Sunday by a dozen family members, recited the 35-word oath of office administered by Chief Justice John… Read More

Where Was the 1st Underground Railroad?

Where Was the 1st Underground Railroad?

by The Root

We have all been regaled with stories about our slave ancestors escaping from the harsh life of the plantations in the South, finding… Read More

Joseph Kony

African Troops Kill Rebel Who Guarded Warlord Kony

by #teamEBONY

Ugandan troops in the Central African Republic have killed the chief bodyguard of Joseph… Read More

Don’t Hold Your Breath for Another Black President

Don’t Hold Your Breath for Another Black President

by Michael Arceneaux

I could kick myself for missing not one, but two of the last presidential inaugurations. Much of that regret initially pertained… Read More

Children’s/Youth Inaugural Address [VIDEO]

Children’s/Youth Inaugural Address [VIDEO]

An inaugural address sets the tone and the agenda for the coming term by identifying the administration’s aspirations, goals… Read More

Will Obama Boost His Cabinet's Diversity?

Will Obama Boost His Cabinet's Diversity?

by The Root

It is arguable that whom he appoints to his cabinet is the most important decision a president can make, since his cabinet ends up… Read More

First Lady Michelle Obama

First Lady Michelle Obama Launches New Twitter Account:@FLOTUS

by The Grio

Trying to find Michelle Obama on Twitter? Try tweeting her at (at)FLOTUS, which is Washington shorthand… Read More

How Far Is Too Far?

How Far Is Too Far?

by Damon Young

“How far is too far?” It's a question I conveniently forget to ask myself whenever I find myself watching… Read More

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POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:
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by Zerlina Maxwell

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