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@SenatorTimScott Puts Out Strong Statement on #WalterScott Shooting
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@SenatorTimScott Puts Out Strong Statement on #WalterScott Shooting

Sen. Tim Scott who previously represented parts of North Charleston, released a statement on the…

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Black Caucus Members at the #NetanyahuSpeech #Photos
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@BET: Does the WH Understand the Value of an #HBCU Education?
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@BET: Does the WH Understand the Value of an #HBCU Education?

By Joyce Jones of BET Supporters of the nation’s historically Black colleges and universities were…

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Chair of Obama’s Board of Advisors on #HBCUs: “Disappointed and Saddened”
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Chair of Obama’s Board of Advisors on #HBCUs: “Disappointed and Saddened”

The State of HBCUs.  On February 4 in Washington, D.C., Hampton University President Dr. William Harvey…

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Black Unemployment for Jan. 2015: 10.3%
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Black Unemployment for Jan. 2015: 10.3%

Black unemployment for January 2015 was 10.3%.  It was 10.4% in december 2014 , so…

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Video: #SuperBowl49 Key + Peele Do #Marshawn + Richard Sherman
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@TheHill: Details of Steve Scalise’s Effort to Kill Slavery Apology Resolution
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@TheHill: Details of Steve Scalise’s Effort to Kill Slavery Apology Resolution

With these new revelations in the Scalise Saga one has to wonder: What is Rep.…

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#Voting: Top Republican is Against #VRA Section Five Fix
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#Voting: Top Republican is Against #VRA Section Five Fix

#Voting Rights: Today during a breakfast, the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Bob…

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Senate Dems to Hold #Ferguson Hearing on Dec. 9
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Senate Dems to Hold #Ferguson Hearing on Dec. 9

Here’s something you won’t see after January 1, 2015 when the Republicans control the Senate:…

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@INC MAG: 10 Successful Black Owned Fast-Growth Companies
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@INC MAG: 10 Successful Black Owned Fast-Growth Companies

How These 10 Black Entrepreneurs Built Fast-Growth Companies. Nice slideshow by Inc. Magazine’s Rebecca Borison…

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MSNBC: #Ferguson Prosecutors Gave Grand Jury Old Use of Force Law Struck by #SCOTUS in 1985
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MSNBC: #Ferguson Prosecutors Gave Grand Jury Old Use of Force Law Struck by #SCOTUS in 1985

EXPLOSIVE IF ACCURATE. MSNBC reports that #Ferguson prosecutors handed the Darren Wilson grand jury the…

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2016 Campaign Starts With Jim Webb’s Walk Into Inner Cities, Focus on White Poverty
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2016 Campaign Starts With Jim Webb’s Walk Into Inner Cities, Focus on White Poverty

Former Senator Jim Webb, a Democrat from Virginia, launched his campaign for President late last…

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#BlackUnemployment: Black Leaders Silent on Immigration Executive Order
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#BlackUnemployment: Black Leaders Silent on Immigration Executive Order

Black Unemployment Has Always Been Double.  How might President Obama’s pending executive order on immigration effect…

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