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Can 'Restorative Justice' Save Black Kids from Suspensions?

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President Obama’s recent State of the Union address presented an exciting narrative of American progress, particularly… Read More

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Like many of us, U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) is launching into the new year with a bevy of personal and professional goals. Booker is one of just… Read More

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Yesterday Loretta Lynch testified before the United States Senate in her confirmation hearing to succeed Eric Holder as US Attorney… Read More

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Marissa Alexander, the woman whose case threw a national spotlight on Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, was met… Read More

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Should There Be a Statute of Limitations for Sexual Crimes?

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Nobody wants to live in a world where Bill Cosby, America’s once-beloved television father, is a sexual predator. Perhaps… Read More

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Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

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As we honor yet another Roe v. Wade anniversary, the case that legalized the right to an abortion in the United States… Read More

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