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#TrustBlackWomen: Voter Appreciation Edition

2 hours 6 min ago

Black women were the deciding factor in keeping a racist, homophobic, alleged predator out of the Senate.

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Indian Jews Work to Maintain Identity, Practices in United States

2 hours 6 min ago

How an often overlooked part of the diaspora preserves its Hanukkah traditions.

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3 Reasons the Philadelphia Eagles Should Hire Colin Kaepernick

2 hours 6 min ago

With Carson Wentz out for the rest of the season, the winningest team in the NFC has a chance to bring another talented quarterback on board. Colin Kaepernick should be that man.

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WATCH: Why Roy Moore's Racism, Homophobia and Alleged Sexual Relations With Teenagers Should Bar Him From Congress

2 hours 6 min ago

Moore wants to represent Alabama in the United States Senate. Democracy Now! breaks down the Republican candidate’s record.

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Boston Globe Shines Light on Systemic Anti-Black Racism in Boston

2 hours 6 min ago

A new series examines how racism impacts Boston’s Black residents.

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REPORT: Police Shootings Are a Bigger Problem Than Previously Thought

2 hours 6 min ago

A report from Vice News shows that Black people are shot at a higher rate than other Americans.

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Report Says EPA More Lenient on Polluters Under President Trump

2 hours 6 min ago

An investigative analysis by The New York Times finds a steep decrease in enforcement under the Trump administration.

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WATCH: Miles Morales Flies Through NYC In 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Trailer

2 hours 6 min ago

The first feature film to focus on Morales, Marvel Comics’ Afro-Latinx Spider-Man, hits theaters on Christmas 2018.

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This Chart Breaks Down How Women Experience Discrimination in America

2 hours 6 min ago

From police interactions to pay equity, a new survey examines how women of different races and ethnicities encounter bias.

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Issa Rae, 'Get Out' Grab Key 2018 Golden Globe Nominations

2 hours 6 min ago

This year’s Golden Globe nominee pool includes several creators of color whose projects tackle racial identity.

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Reps. John Lewis and Bennie Thompson to Boycott Trump's Civil Rights Museum Appearance

5 hours 17 min ago

“President Trump’s attendance and his hurtful policies are an insult to the people portrayed in this civil rights museum.” 

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WATCH: A Reminder That You Have One More Week to Sign Up for Obamacare

5 hours 17 min ago

The Affordable Care Act open enrollment period ends on December 15.

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How Alexandra Bell Turns Biased Media Coverage Into Anti-Racist Art

5 hours 17 min ago

“Art people try to get me to diversify my work and not pigeonhole myself so I won’t be seen as the ‘race girl’ in the art world. But everything is about race. It’s tough not to say it’s about race.”

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REPORT: EPA More Lenient on Polluters Under President Trump

12 December, 2017 - 08:50

An investigative analysis by The New York Times finds a steep decrease in enforcement under the Trump administration.

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Young Superheroes of Color Headed to the Big Screen in 'Marvel Rising' Franchise

12 December, 2017 - 08:50

Characters like Ms. Marvel and America Chavez join forces to fight evildoers in this 2018 animated series. 

 
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United Nations: Taser Use in Some U.S. Prisons May Amount to Torture

12 December, 2017 - 08:50

Agency’s special rapporteur on torture calls on U.S. officials to file criminal charges after report reveals abuses in several prisons.

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READ: How Racism Makes Pregnancy Dangerous for Black Women

12 December, 2017 - 08:50

Black women are 300 percent more likely to die from pregnancy- and childbirth-related causes than White women.

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Producers Guild of America Honors Ava DuVernay With 2018 Visionary Award

11 December, 2017 - 12:00

The “A Wrinkle in Time” filmmaker will accept the award at the 29th Annual Producers Guild Awards.

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ICYMI: Gabrielle Union Laments Empathy Gap Between Black and White Survivors

11 December, 2017 - 12:00

“I don’t think it’s a coincidence whose pain has been taken seriously. Whose pain we have showed historically and continued to show.”

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Digital Justice Groups Protest at Verizon Stores to Demand FCC Protection For Net Neutrality

11 December, 2017 - 12:00

The Federal Communications Commission will vote on proposed net neutrality rollbacks on December 14.

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