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NYC Board of Health Passes Soda Ban

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New York City's Board of Health voted yesterday to ban the sale of sugary drinks in containers larger… Read More

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Jesse Jackson Endorses Same-Sex Marriage

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The Rev. Jesse Jackson is encouraging voter support in Maryland for a ballot measure this fall that would… Read More

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This Week in Politics

POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL:
This Week in Politics

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Days left until election: 53 If Mitt Romney loses the election in November, this will be the week… Read More

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South African Mine Halts Operations Due to Unrest

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The largest producer of platinum halted its operations as labor turmoil in South Africa's mining industry… Read More

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Nakoula Basseley Nakoula Produced Anti-Muslim Film

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The anti-Muslim film which sparked violence in Libya and Cairo has ignited a search for those… Read More

URBAN VIOLENCE:<br />
Deeper Than Rap

URBAN VIOLENCE:
Deeper Than Rap

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

I have to admit, until recently I didn’t really know who Chief Keef was I recognized his name from the hit “I Don’t… Read More

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!

by Kevin Chappell

If there is one thing that can be said about this year’s presidential election, it is that it’s too close to call. While staunch Democrats… Read More

Knowledge is Power

Knowledge is Power

by Diane Brooks

It was Monday, Jan. 30, 2012. I will never forget the afternoon I’d been waiting for the call. The voice on the other end said, “I received… Read More

Gold Rush

Gold Rush

by #teamEBONY

Still got those gaudy gold chains from the ’70s? How about the fat gold rope from your hip-hop days of the ’80s? With the price of gold… Read More

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