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Dr. Tamara O'Neal, Chicago, hospital shooting

Black Doctor Gunned Down By Ex-Fiance in Chicago Hospital Shooting

A gunman killed his ex-fiance, a specialist in emergency medicine, on Monday during a shooting…

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Black Women and the Crime Bill,20 Years Later

In 1994, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement…

Stephen A. Smith Apology

Does Stephen A’s Suspension Solve Anything?

For years, I thought that sports journalist Stephen A. Smith was all style and no…

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Stephen A. Smith ‘Provokes’ Debate about Violence Against Women

Last week, there was a great deal of debate regarding the NFL’s treatment of Ray…

Marissa Alexander

What We’ve Learned From the Marissa Alexander Case

I am passionate about domestic violence, because I am a childhood survivor of domestic violence.…

Lil Reese and Big Russ

Lil Reese and Big Russ=Major Problems

About a week ago, a disturbing video surfaced on WorldStarHipHop.com that showed a largely unknown…

The Worst Kind of Woman-Hater

If you don’t know Shi’dea Lane by name, you know her by the viral video…

Violence Against Women, Violence Against Children…Is There a Difference?

When Creflo Dollar took to the pulpit on Sunday, the congregation at World Changers International…