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by #teamEBONY

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Boko Haram militants have reportedly killed at least 70 people in an attack on the Cameroonian town of Fotokol, on the border with… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Six people were killed when a Metro-North train packed with commuters from New York City hit a car on the railroad tracks in Westchester… Read More

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Why America Can't Have Police Reform

by #teamEBONY

America is safer than it was 20 years ago. Really. Still, White Americans (and many Black Americans, for that matter) believe there's… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

In honor of Black History Month, Planned Parenthood Action Fund celebrates the courageous leadership in the black community that… Read More

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Detroit Man Walks 21 Miles on His Work Commute Everyday

by #teamEBONY

Leaving home in Detroit at 8 a.m., James Robertson doesn't look like an endurance athlete. Pudgy of form, shod in heavy work… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Two days after she was found facedown and unresponsive in a bathtub full of water at her Roswell, Georgia, home, Whitney Houston's… Read More

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