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American Federation of Teachers Commemorates Brown at 60

by Ray Baker

In a year when the nation has marked monumental landmarks of civil rights achievements of the past such as the Civil Rights Act of… Read More

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Sixty Years After Brown V. Board,
Black Teachers Are Disappearing---Again

by Melinda Anderson

Sixty years ago Saturday, the Supreme Court issued its landmark Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka ruling. In… Read More

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American Schools and Segregation

by Slate

American schools are becoming more segregated, and the predominately Black schools often struggle.  While… Read More

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by The Yard Insider

Kentucky State University president Mary Sias becomes yet another HBCU president to resign from their position this year, following… Read More

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NIH Gives Clark Atlanta $7.4 Million for Cancer Research

by #teamEBONY

HBCU Clark Atlanta University was given a $7.4 million cancer research grant.  Clark Atlanta University in… Read More

North Carolina A&T linebacker Jermane Clarke

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by The Yard Insider

A North Carolina A&T University football player, Jermane Clark, was shot and killed last Tuesday night. Clark, who was a sophomore… Read More

Teen Accepted to the Entire Ivy League Announces He'll Go to Yale

Kwasi Enin Chooses Yale

by #teamEBONY

Kwasi Enin chooses Yale. The high school senior accepted to all eight Ivy League universities has made The Decision… Read More

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How Does the Ban on Affirmative Action Impact Black Women in College?

by Monique W. Morris

Last week, the Supreme Court rendered its decision on Schuette v. BAMN, which upheld the Michigan ban on affirmative… Read More

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by The Yard Insider

Students and faculty at Grambling State University held a vigil last Thursday morning to honor the life of Alexandria Shelton, the… Read More

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Michelle Obama Joins Chicago High School Students on Howard University Tour

by #teamEBONY

On this sunny Thursday afternoon FLOTUS joined 37 juniors and seniors from Chicago public high schools for the first full day of… Read More

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