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Obama: Drugging and Sleeping With a Person Without Consent is Rape

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama said that there was no precedent for revoking the U.S. medal of freedom as some have called for him to do… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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President Barack Obama cut the prison sentences of 46 non-violent offenders on Monday, including 14 who were serving life sentences… Read More

Bill Cosby's Wife: Women Consented to Drugs and Sex

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The New York Post reports that, during a meeting on Tuesday night, Bill Cosby’s wife Camille told a group of close… Read More

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Good Riddance: Confederate Flag Comes Down

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