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9-Year-Old Raises $3K for Detroit

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In less than a week of selling lemonade and popcorn, 9-year-old Joshua Smith raised an admirable $3,000 for the city of Detroit… Read More

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Jordan, NBA Players to Raise Money for Obama

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President Barack Obama's campaign is planning a fundraiser with some of the biggest names in his favorite sport. Carmelo… Read More

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Obama: "I'm Not President of Black America"

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President Barack Obama deflected criticism that he hadn't done enough to support Black businesses in an interview… Read More

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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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But Jesus IS Obama's Homeboy!

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Reverend Jesse Jackson Opens Up about His Son

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by #teamEBONY

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

Stop & Frisk Down 34%

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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