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California Governor Bans Redskins Name at Public Schools

by #teamEBONY

Four California high schools will be forced to change mascots after Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation making the state the first to bar public schools… Read More

Yesterday Was Columbus Day, But I Forgot on Purpose

Yesterday Was Columbus Day, But I Forgot on Purpose

by Madison J. Gray

About a block away from our New York office, the annual Columbus Day parade went by Monday afternoon, with all the pageantry, music and celebration… Read More

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A 20-Year Journey From the Million Man March to 'Justice or Else'

by Gregory Carr, Ph.D

On the Friday afternoon before the "Justice or Else" gathering marking the twentieth anniversary of the Million Man March… Read More

After Million Man March Anniversary, Challenges Are Made Clear

After Million Man March Anniversary, Challenges Are Made Clear

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Tinzelow Baldwin, 40, traveled from Charlotte, North Carolina to Washington, D.C. Saturday to attend the 20th anniversary of the Million Man… Read More

Rupert Murdoch: Blackness Expert (Said No One Ever)

Rupert Murdoch: Blackness Expert (Said No One Ever)

by Jamilah Lemieux

Keith Rupert Murdoch, born in Melbourne, Australia in 1931, does not have any known blood ties to the African Diaspora, nor any profound… Read More

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The Damning Realities of Mass Incarceration

by Glenn E. Martin

My journey to intellectual and spiritual freedom began in 1995 with the bone-crushing grip of a pair of NYPD handcuffs. What followed was a six-year… Read More

In Jamaica Visit, U.K. Prime Minister Fails to Hear Calls for Reparations

In Jamaica Visit, U.K. Prime Minister Fails to Hear Calls for Reparations

by Alexandra Olivier

During his recent trip to Jamaica, British Prime Minister David Cameron sparked anger with his attitude on the issue of reparations for the Caribbean… Read More

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by Jamilah Lemieux

There are so many women (and a number of men, if we’re really being honest) I have come across who are very feminist in thought… Read More

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How Exactly Did Ben Carson's Catapult to GOP Stardom Happen?

by Richard Fowler

Republican presidential hopeful Dr. Ben Carson has been rising in the polls and raising hopes that for the first time in the party’s history… Read More

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Meet Bernie Sanders: Where the Black Voter Fits Into His Ambitious Plan

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It’s safe to say that most Black people aren’t all that familiar with Sen. Bernie Sanders. On the surface, he looks like a concerned… Read More

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