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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

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The families of the nine people that lost their lives in the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston last Wednesday… Read More

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Like everyone, the tragic events at Mother Emanuel AME Church have left me reeling. These have been days of intense grief, anger… Read More

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by JET

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

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Would Cleveland Officials Rather Have a Riot Than Justice?

by Bakari Kitwana

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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

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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

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