How a Magazine's Mistake Reminds Us of Racial Insensitivity

How a Magazine's Mistake Reminds Us of Racial Insensitivity

by Jovan Brown

Philadelphia can boast being one of the most culturally diverse cities in America. The ethereal artwork, historical discipline, political prowess… Read More

In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes<br />

In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes

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A standing ovation greeted Pastor Mark V. C. Taylor’s words on Wednesday night at a packed and lively meeting in Brooklyn concerning a New York… Read More

Los Angeles police hands evidence over to District Attorney in Cosby Case

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The Los Angeles Police Department has turned over the results of its investigation into allegations of sexual assault regarding famed comedian Bill… Read More

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A grim President Barack Obama says the U.S. has "become numb' to mass shootings like Thursday's incident in Oregon, where a 20-year-old… Read More

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The Vatican on Friday distanced Pope Francis from Kim Davis, the focal point in the gay marriage debate in the U.S., saying she was one of dozens… Read More

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Who is Ben Carson and Why Did He Mock Police Brutality?

by Damon Young

Who is Ben Carson? He  is the guy Cuba Gooding Jr played in Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story. And, if you’re… Read More

13 Dead After Oregon Community College Shooting

13 Dead After Oregon Community College Shooting

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A gunman opened fire at an Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 20, authorities said. The shooting… Read More

Detroit's New Generation of Activism

Detroit's New Generation of Activism

by Kristian Davis Bailey

As Detroit, the most densely Black city in the country, faces water shutoffs… Read More

Lawsuit Alleges Maintenance Staff Sexually Assaulted Women in Housing Complex

Lawsuit Alleges Maintenance Staff Sexually Assaulted Women in Housing Complex

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A group of women who live in a Baltimore public housing complex filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that maintanence workers demanded sexual favors in… Read More

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[Editor's Letter] The Thing About #BlackMaleBrilliance

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I have exactly one celebrity friend. Don’t get me wrong; after covering stars of some sort or another for 23 years, I’m… Read More

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