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Did you know that Black girls are often steered away from rigorous math and science courses in high school, which has later repercussions… Read More

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One of the best living Black people in America, Attorney General Eric Holder, is doing what many a Negro dare not do in this economy:… Read More

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The issues of Black folks only take center stage a few times a year in any substantive and collective way: the annual NAACP convention… Read More

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On September 24, 2014, President Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly with prepared… Read More

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by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

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