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The Media's Gabby Douglas Problem

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Reports of Black women hating on Gabby Douglas's hair have been greatly exaggerated. Articles claiming that Black… Read More

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It’s not good news. The United States educational system is stacked against African-American and Latino students. The data… Read More

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Try as I might to continue giving my fellow Americans the benefit of the doubt, leave it to pollsters to highlight… Read More

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Rev. Jesse Jackson is now opening up about his son's abrupt leave of absence from office and the reasons behind it. "What… Read More

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FBI Joins Chavis Carter Case

by #teamEBONY

The FBI will be joining the investigation of the suspicious death of Chavis Carter. The 21-year-old man was… Read More

End Stop and Frisk

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by #teamEBONY

The number of times police officers stopped, questioned, and frisked people on the streets of New York City has dropped significantly… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

According to the Department of Labor, jobless claims climbed by 8,000 to 365,000 in the week ending July 28, a number that… Read More

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Details Emerge in Chavis Carter Case

by #teamEBONY

An incident report via one of the officers on the scene of Chavis Carter's death gives a version of what may have occurred and… Read More

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