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Melissa Harris-Perry Talks the Politics of Black Hair

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This past weekend, ​Melissa Harris Perry ​​featured actress Nicole Ari Parker, Curly Nikki blogger Nikki Walton, University of Pennsylvania… Read More

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Chicago Gang Violence Makes Homicides Spike

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Chicago has a seen a huge spike in homicides this year, largely due to increased gang violence.… Read More

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An audio tape of a 911 phone call from the home of megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar has been released… Read More

I'm Not African American...<br />
I'm Black

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What does it mean to be African American? This is a question that is quietly resurfacing in Black discourse, due to the fact that… Read More

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First Lady Michelle Obama Joins Pinterest!

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Early this morning, the Obama campaign launched a Pinterest account for First Lady… Read More

Shellie Zimmerman

Wife of George Zimmerman, Shellie Zimmerman Arrested

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Shellie Zimmerman, the wife of Trayvon Martin’s shooter, George Zimmerman, has been arrested and faces one account of perjury. Zimmerman is… Read More

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White Student Returns MLK Scholarship

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Jeffrey Warren of Martin Luther King High School in Riverdale, California was not expecting to… Read More

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Michael Bloomberg Defends "Stop And Frisk"

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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg told a predominately Black church in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn… Read More

President Obama: the Celebrity-in-Chief<br />
(So What?)

President Obama: the Celebrity-in-Chief
(So What?)

by Michael Arceneaux

How ironic that an entertainer guised as a political thinker takes issue with a politician using celebrity for his own gain. Last… Read More

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