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Affirmative Action vs. White Privilege

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It would be foolish to suggest that Abigail Fisher, a 22-year-old White woman hailing from a middle-class suburb, has not been afforded… Read More

Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. and Dr. Alhaji Yahya Jammeh, president of the Republic of The Gambia

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Occupy The Vote

The National Urban League (www.nul.org), a leading opponent of discriminatory new voting restrictions… Read More

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My grandfather had twelve children and was two years shy of 50 when he voted for the first time. A product of the segregated south… Read More

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On Saturday, former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson took to Twitter to let his 2.8 million followers know… Read More

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Marvin Sordell Claims Racial Abuse During Game

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21-year-old English soccer player, Marvin Sordell, took to Twitter to vent his frustrations about derogatory… Read More

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Nigeria's eastern city of Jalingo was rocked with a devastating explosion over the weekend, as the blast… Read More

Africa-America Institute Honors African Female Heads of State at 28th Annual Gala<br />

Africa-America Institute Honors African Female Heads of State at 28th Annual Gala

On September 26, during the United Nations General Assembly, more than 350 notable African and American professionals, philanthropists… Read More

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Scalia vs 'the Homosexual Agenda'

No Justice, No Way:
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It kind of hurts to know that Justice Antonin Scalia still hasn’t found a space in his heart for “homosexual sodomy.” The… Read More

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