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HBCU Alumni Call Out Obama for Being Just Like White Presidents

The National Historically Black College and Universities Alumni Associations has released a scathing letter to President Obama. In the letter, Obama is called out for taking the “typical majority path”

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Cops Who Gunned Down Autistic Black Man Awarded Nearly $2 Million Dollars Each

  A jury awarded nearly 4 million dollars to two Los Angeles cops who gunned down an unarmed, autistic black man in 2010. Officer George Diego and Officer Allan Corrales

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Race Leader Who Met With Obama on Black Agenda Admits Failure: “Black America Is In Crisis”

by Yvette Carnell One of the race leaders who met with President Obama in 2010 to discuss the black agenda admitted today that his overtures had failed. Marc Morial, President

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Dr. Cornel West: “We Live in the Age of Sellouts”

Dr. Cornel West has absolutely no affection for President Obama, or any other U.S. politician for that matter. Appearing on CBS’ “Late Show with David Letterman”, West explained that we’re

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How Can Immigration Lead to Minority America When More Hispanics Are Declaring Themselves White?

  According to The Economist, the U.S. has entered an “era of white decline” brought on by immigration: Two factors make the rise of Hispanic America different. Never before has

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Cops Break Down Family’s Door, Draw Guns, Over Late Rent-a-Center Payments

A Pennsylvania couple says being less than a week behind on Rent-A-Center payments led to police breaking down their door and drawing guns on the family. According to the Pittsburgh

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Only Black Teacher at School Allegedly Asked to Resign Because Parents Don’t Like Black People

Much of the country is still discussing the Department of Justice’s scathing report on racism within Ferguson’s police department, but a Missouri teacher in a small town is accusing school

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Your First Black President is Destroying HBCUs and That Shouldn’t Surprise You

  by Yvette Carnell BreakingBrown has addressed the demise of HBCUs under the first black president here, here, here, and most recently here. The issue came to the forefront again,

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Obama: As Blacks We “Disenfranchise Ourselves by Not Voting”

  During a conversation with Joe Madison, host of the SiriusXM show Urban View, President Obama called on the “Joshua Generation” to do more to fight racism in this country.

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Cops Demand $600 Payment From Family of Bleach Attack Victim

An Orlando woman is on life support after her boyfriend doused her with bleach. That, however, hasn’t prevented police from holding the critically injured woman’s car hostage. Conneisha King, 25,

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