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A Rise in Hate Groups

by Slate

Slate: Do news events that involve race help White supremacist groups grow? Heidi Beirich: It’s definitely the case… Read More

SC Lawmakers Vote on Confederate Flag

Lawmakers in South Carolina Vote on Flag

by JET

South Carolina lawmakers voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to consider removing the Confederate battle flag from their Statehouse grounds… Read More

Autopsy of Freddie Gray shows 'high-energy' impact

Autopsy: Freddie Gray Suffered "High-Energy Injury"

by #teamEBONY

Freddie Gray suffered a single "high-energy injury" to his neck and spine — most likely caused when the police van… Read More

MD Statue of Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

Baltimore Statue of Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

by JET

Someone painted the words “Black Lives Matter” on a statue honoring Confederate soldiers in Baltimore. The… Read More

White House Defends Obama’s Use of the N Word in Interview

White House Statement on President Obama's Use of "Nigger" in Interview

by #teamEBONY

The White House stands by President Obama’s use of the N word in his interview on the WTF podcast released Monday. Press secretary… Read More

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley Calls for Removal of Confederate Flag From State Capitol

Nikki Haley Supports Removal of Confederate Flag

by #teamEBONY

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called for the removal of the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state Capitol Monday, less… Read More

Black America should stop forgiving white racists

Why We Shouldn't be So Quick to Forgive Racists

by The Washington Post

Historically, Black churches have nurtured the politics of forgiveness so that Black people can anticipate divine justice and liberation… Read More

9 dead in ‘hate crime’ shooting at historic African American church in Charleston

How Mainstream Media Biases Affect Black People

by JET

Weak media coverage, no one is here for it. Voices across the Interwebs are fed up with clueless, biased and inaccurate… Read More

Charleston shooting: Emanuel AME church reopens for first service

Emanuel AME Church Holds First Service Since Shooting

by #teamEBONY

The South Carolina church where nine people died in a gun attack by an alleged White supremacist less than a week ago reopened to… Read More

The GOP’s uneasy relationship with the Confederate flag

The GOP and the Confederate Flag

by The Washington Post

South Carolina state Rep. Norman Brannon (R) said Friday night he'll introduce a bill to remove the flag from capitol grounds… Read More

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