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by #teamEBONY

In New York, almost 120,000 Black men between the ages of 25 and 54 are missing from everyday life. In Chicago, 45,000 are, and more… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A man injured after being arrested by the Baltimore police died Sunday, according to the Baltimore Sun. Freddie Gray had… Read More

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As many as 700 people are feared dead after a fishing boat capsized in waters off Libya Saturday night in what could be the deadliest… Read More

Police, Officials Resign After Missouri Town Elects First Black Mayor

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by #teamEBONY

Five out of Parma, Missouri’s six police officers resigned this week before Tyrus Byrd, the town’s first African-American… Read More

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BACK FROM its Easter break, the Senate confirmed its first judicial nomination of the year on Tuesday, and it did so unanimously… Read More

Libya migrants: Sight of rescuers 'led to capsize'

Close to 400 Libyan Migrants Die as Boat Capsizes

by #teamEBONY

A shipwreck in which about 400 migrants are feared to have died off Libya this week was caused by excitement at the sight of rescuers… Read More

New brain science shows poor kids have smaller brains than affluent kids

Study: Poverty Damages the Brain

by The Washington Post

New research that shows poor children have smaller brains than affluent children has deepened the national debate about ways to narrow… Read More

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Hillary Clinton Gets Campaign Advice from the Stars

by Souleo

If Hillary Clinton needs any pointers on her 2016 presidential campaign she can always turn to Gloria Steinem, Mary Wilson, and Bevy… Read More

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