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DNC Caught Making Fun of Black Woman’s Name in Wikileaks Emails

The speakers at the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia made touting diversity a priority. “Our party knows that diversity is not our problem. It is our

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Police Rarely Punished for Killings, But Black Man Faces Hate Crimes Charges for Threatening Cops

Police officers can usually avoid criminal charges after fatal shootings by claiming they feared for their lives. Even if the fear was not reasonable, it’s usually a good enough excuse

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Louisiana Police Chief Fired After Ripping Obama for War on White Cops

A Louisiana police officer is out of a job after blaming President Obama for not doing enough to end violence against white police officers. The Jonesville Town Council asked Tuesday

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MLK Jr.’s Former Friend Calls Black Lives Matter Protesters “Unlovable Brats”

As Atlanta officials wait for protests over police brutality to end, Martin Luther King Jr.’s former friend blasted protesters. Protesters have been out in the streets for days, which isn’t

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Rep. Corrine Brown Indicted for Using Scholarship Fund Money to Pay for Beyoncé Concert

Congressional Black Caucus members are broke. That explains why Rep. Elijah Cummings’ daughter is driving for Lyft  and why Rep. Corrine Brown allegedly committed fraud to get money for a Beyoncé’

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Rep. John Lewis: “I Was Beaten by Police Officers, But I Never Hated Them”

Rep. John Lewis is going out of his way to demonstrate why he got heckled by a group of protesters marching against police brutality. In the span of two days,

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“We Are From the Streets” Says Black Congressman Who Acts as Wall Street’s Unscrupulous Pawn

by Yvette Carnell “We are not from the establishment, we are from the streets,” said Rep. Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y, speaking at a February event this year announcing the Congressional Black

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Hillary Clinton Cleared Even Though She Was “Extremely Careless” and Might’ve Leaked Classified Information to “Hostile Actors”

Hillary Clinton just got away with a crime that the FBI director refuses to call a crime. In a stunning announcement, FBI Director James Comey explained that “although there is evidence

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Black Lives Matter’s Alicia Garza Won’t be Supporting Hillary Clinton in the General Election

In a February interview with Democracy Now, Darnell Moore of the New York chapter of Black Lives Matter told host Juan Gonzalez that the group wasn’t endorsing anyone: But in terms

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Supreme Court Denies Kwame Kilpatrick’s Appeal, Vacates Ex Virginia Governor’s Corruption Conviction

by Yvette Carnell Two corrupt politicians; one black, one white. The black one is serving the longest sentence for political corruption in American history, while the white one was just

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