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Chicago Closes 50 Public Schools, While Spending $100 Million on Private Stadium Project?!
George Zimmerman’s Legal Defense Fund is Nearly Empty Less Than Two Weeks Before Trial
Youth Homelessness is On The Rise in Illinois
Number of Blacks in Elite Careers Hurt by Declining Racial Diversity Efforts
Bronx “Ghetto” Bus Tour Shut Down After Outrage
Chicago School Board Votes to Close 50 Schools; Largest School Closure in City’s History
Dillard U. President: Why Did Dr. Dre Donate $35 Million to USC, and Not a Black College?
Dear Thurgood Marshall Jr, Why Are You On The Board Of Directors For CCA?
Nat. Science Foundation Awards Clemson $5 Mill Grant to Advance Blacks in Computer Science
Dozens Arrested in Chicago School Closing Protests
Milwaukee Set to Become Fifth City Where Fast Food Workers Strike
Minnesota’s “Ban the Box” Bill Helps Ex-Offenders Find Employment
The Longest Break of Your Life: How to make studying abroad affordable
FOX Finally Cancels COPS
Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Three Months in Federal Prison
Lil Wayne Issues Formal Apology to Emmett Till Family
Emmett Till’s Family Plan to Pressure Mountain Dew to End Endorsement Deal w/ Lil Wayne
Nobel Prize Winner Gary Becker Advocates Paying Parents for Student Performance
Two Women Shot At During Christopher Dorner Manhunt Awarded $4.2 Million from LAPD
Tavon White Ran Prison Gang, Impregnated Four Guards While Behind Bars
Detroit Party Store Mocks Black Customers; Posts Racist Images on Social Media
Lauryn Hill’s New $1 Million Recording Contract w/ Sony Music Revealed During Tax Hearing
Graduation Rates Increase at HBCUs
BlackCrowdfunding.net: A Crowdfunding Site for Black Entrepreneurs
Rev. Jeremiah Wright’s Daughter Indicted in Fraud Scheme
Almost All Full-Time Working Women Are Paid Less Than Male Counterparts
CPS Protest Highlights Dangers Facing Displaced Chicago Students; Questions ‘Safety Routes’
Rick Ross Apologizes for His Lyrics Being “Interpreted As” Rape
Actor Wendell Pierce Launches Grocery Store Chain in New Orleans Food Deserts
President Obama Returns 5 Percent of Salary in Solidarity w/ Furloughed Federal Workers
Black people aren’t resistant to mental health treatment. We’re resistant to framing it as a cure
Quality, art, the culture of sameness, and white men’s egos
Comic: Even with human trafficking, cis straights conspire to paint trans women as monsters
The Housing Crisis is intentional and Black communities are fighting back
Reflecting on Patrick Chamoiseau’s ‘Slave Old Man’ and physical memories of the enslaved
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