Gallup Poll

American Concerns Over Race Relations at Record High, Poll Says

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A record high number of Americans say they are worried about the state of race relations in the country, according to a new poll,... Read More

NCAA Tournament

Game On! Obama Continues to Make NCAA Tourney Picks

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President Obama made it a tradition to make his pick for the NCAA Tournament while he was in the White House, joining millions of... Read More

Travel Ban

Trump Pledges Travel Ban Will Go to Supreme Court, If Necessary

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President Trump, has vowed to appeal the rulings of two federal judges placing a halt on his revised travel ban on Wednesday — which... Read More

Poll: Majority of Americans Believe Alternative to jail Should Exist

Poll: Majority of Americans Believe Alternative to jail Should Exist

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A new nationwide poll reveals that the majority of Americans believe there should be an alternative to jail as punishment. The poll was conducted... Read More

Young Middle-Class Black Women Feel Isolated, Study Finds

Young Middle-Class Black Women Feel Isolated, Study Finds

by Shantell E. Jamison

A new study reveals that young Black women from middle-class backgrounds feel “different” or even isolated when it comes to Black sisterhood. The report,... Read More

van jones

Ex-Trump Model Tweets that Van Jones Is A ‘House Nigg**’

by Shantell E. Jamison

One White former Trump model thought it was OK to refer to Van Jones as a “house n***er” while assailing his views of Donald Trump. Ariane... Read More

Sessions

Why Jeff Sessions’ ‘Just Say No’ Approach is Backwards

by Madison J. Gray

Attorney General Jeff Sessions vowed more aggressive criminal prosecution of drug dealers and people who illegally possess firearms, called for cracking down on recreational... Read More

In Heartfelt Note, CPS Students Thank Chance The Rapper

In Heartfelt Note, CPS Students Thank Chance The Rapper

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A little more than a week ago, Grammy award-winning rapper and Chicago native Chance The Rapper donated $1 million to Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Now,... Read More

Boko Haram

Soldiers Free 5,000 from Boko Haram Captivity

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Authorities in Cameroon say more than 5,000 people have been freed from captivity under the Boko Haram since the end of January, and more... Read More

Tamir RIce

Dispatcher Linked to Tamir Rice Police Shooting Death Suspended

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A Cleveland emergency dispatcher whose taking of a 911 call led to the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice was suspended for eight days... Read More