Black Professors Sue #HBCU for Discrimination @HBCUDigest
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Black Professors Sue #HBCU for Discrimination @HBCUDigest

Bloomberg BusinessWeek: Kemit Mawakana says he first got wind that his future as a law…

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#Selma Movie Drops Many Lessons for Today
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#Selma Movie Drops Many Lessons for Today

The movie Selma, which debuted on Christmas Day, is an eerily timely film detailing a…

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57 Dems Have No Business Asking Anyone Why They Don’t Vote
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57 Dems Have No Business Asking Anyone Why They Don’t Vote

57 Democrats. “Protesters I’ve talked to, they’re not interested in politics, they don’t think that…

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9 Black Caucus Members Vote for #CROmnibus
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9 Black Caucus Members Vote for #CROmnibus

Somehow, nine Black Caucus members voted YES on #CRomnibus.  Fifty-three Democrats in all voted for…

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#Ferguson @SenRandPaul Gives Big Assist to Justice Reform Bill
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#Ferguson @SenRandPaul Gives Big Assist to Justice Reform Bill

The Death in Custody Reporting Act Passed House and Senate and About to Become Law. …

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First #Ferguson Bill Passes Congress: Police Must Report Deaths in Custody to DOJ
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First #Ferguson Bill Passes Congress: Police Must Report Deaths in Custody to DOJ

First Piece of #Ferguson Related Legislation Passes Congress and Will Become Law. H.R. 1447, the Death…

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#HBCU Advocate Drops Hot Statements on Parent PLUS
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#HBCU Advocate Drops Hot Statements on Parent PLUS

PARENT PLUS. “This is a national crisis…” — Johnny Taylor, Thurgood Marshall College Fund On…

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#Chart A Look at 28 Black Challengers for Congress #2014Midterms
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Israel: The Black Caucus and House Resolution 657
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Israel: The Black Caucus and House Resolution 657

H.Res. 657: 166 co-sponsors — 11 were Black Caucus members.  On July 11, 2014, the…

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Police Brutality: National Bar Assoc. Targets 25 Cities for Case Records
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Police Brutality: National Bar Assoc. Targets 25 Cities for Case Records

Next Monday, the National Bar Association will start filing open records requests in cities with a…

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#Ferguson: In June, 355 House Members Voted to Give Cops This Crazy Military Stuff
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#Ferguson: In June, 355 House Members Voted to Give Cops This Crazy Military Stuff

“…guided missiles, ballistic missiles, rockets, torpedoes, bombs,      mines, or nuclear weapons…”  wait…what was that?  The vote…

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#1 in Bills Passed, #1 in Money: Why Charlie + Thad Won
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#1 in Bills Passed, #1 in Money: Why Charlie + Thad Won

Bills passed? Rangel was #1.  On March 27, the do-nothing GOP “led” gridlocked Congress with…

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Rep. Steve Cohen Slams Witness Claiming There’s No Racism in Justice System
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Rep. Steve Cohen Slams Witness Claiming There’s No Racism in Justice System

Statistics, what statistics? Today the House Over-Criminalization Task Force met again and there were several…

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FCC Chief Wheeler Questioned on Minority Media Ownership
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FCC Chief Wheeler Questioned on Minority Media Ownership

Perhaps more evidence it should have been Mignon: Rep. G.K. Butterfield asked FCC Chair Tom…

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