Police Fatally Shot Black Woman After She Called Them For Help

By Seattle Times Dozens of people attended a vigil Sunday night for a 30-year-old woman fatally shot by Seattle police as department use-of-force investigators probed how officers wound up killing a woman More »

Black Engineering Student Stabbed To Death By White Roommate

By The Grio Las Vegas police have confirmed that the man accused of stabbing his roommate, Clifton Taylor, 25, to death in May has been arrested in California. More »

Man Gets Horrifically Infected After Showering Barefoot At Gym

By Daily Mail A Texas man caught a grave flesh-eating infection after showering barefoot at the gym. More »

Missing Ohio Woman Found In A Hole Under Neighbor’s Shed

By FOX 2 Detroit BLANCHESTER, Ohio (WJBK) – A 30-year-old woman was found being held captive under a neighbor’s backyard shed in Ohio. The woman was found alive in a 3 1/2 More »

Clutter & Depression Are Related

By Your Modern Family Clutter & Depression go hand in hand.  When clutter is weighing you down with the toys in the living room, beds unmade, dishes left in the sink… these More »

Tennessee Passes ‘Natural and Ordinary Meaning’ Bill Meant To Undermine LGBTQ Rights

By The New Civil Rights Movement Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill that would effectively disenfranchise same-sex couples and women in areas including marriage and adoption, but easily might extend to property More »

Every Member of this Native American Tribe is Paid $1 Million in Casino Profits

By Daily Mail America’s richest Indian tribe has 99.2 per cent unemployment — and it’s all voluntary, tribal leaders boast. More »

 
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Man Who Shot 5 Black Lives Matter Protesters Gets 15 Years In Prison

By CBS News

MINNEAPOLIS – The man who shot five Black Lives Matter protesters in 2015 has been sentenced to 15 years in prison, reports CBS Minnesota.

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How Black People Can Break The Cycle Of Inherited Poverty

By Ebony

I became heir to my parent’s financial mismanagement and generational debt. By the time I was conceived, my father and mother had not only transformed molehills of bills into mountains of unpaid accounts,

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A Federal Judge Is Letting A School District In Alabama Return To Segregation

By Salon

Alabama has not had a great track record when it comes to inclusiveness lately. Auburn University allowed white supremacist Richard Spencer to speak, while the Alabama state senate passed a law that would allow adoption agencies to discriminate against same-sex couples.

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This 37 Year Old Woman Has Given Birth To 38 Children

By Yahoo News

The mother has reportedly given birth to an astounding six sets of twins, four sets of triplets and three sets of quadruples.

Ten of the children are girls and the remaining 28 are boys.

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NJ Dealer Caught with $25k Worth Of Heroin Gets 6 Months In Rehab, No Prison

By NJ1015

TOMS RIVER — An admitted drug dealer who was caught with about 4,150 doses of heroin worth $25,000 was sentenced to just six months of rehab and five years of probation.

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NYPD Sergeant Who Raped A 13-Year-Old Girl Sentenced To Only 3 Years In Prison

By NY Post

AN NYPD sergeant who raped and sexually abused a 13-year-old girl scored a soft sentence Monday of only three years in prison — just a year for each attack.

 

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Milwaukee Jail Commander Under Fire For Shutting Off Water Supply Before Inmate Died of Dehydration

By NY Post

A Milwaukee jail commander failed to tell police about the existence of surveillance video showing a guard shutting off water to the cell well before an inmate died of “profound dehydration,” prosecutors say.

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Her Coach Told Her She ‘Didn’t Have The Right Chemistry For The Team’ Because She Didn’t Laugh At Racist Jokes

By Washington Post

Jasmine Orsted said the comments began almost immediately after she started practicing with other hopefuls seeking spots on the University of Mary Washington’s women’s basketball team.

 

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Gender is a Social Construct That Can Change Any Day According To Harvard Fact Sheet

By Black Christian News

1. CBN – The transgender debate is heating up our nation and it doesn’t look like it’s going away anytime soon. A new Harvard University fact sheet is teaching students how to “fight transphobia” by learning what gender allegedly is: a social construct that can change any given day.

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House Republicans Exempt Themselves From Their Own Health Care Plan

By Vox

Update: After Vox reported this story Tuesday, Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.) released a statement saying he would close this loophole. Read the story here.

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Why Do Confident, Fat Black Women Make You So Uncomfortable?

By The Root

I love me. I’m fat. I’m black. I’m beautiful, and I don’t look my age. My hair is nappy and as big as my smile. I’m usually the loudest person in the room, and my laugh ripples through the air like a hypnotic vibration.

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According to History, African Americans Don’t Sleep As Well As Whites

By LA Times

When we study racial inequality, we tend to consider factors that affect people while they are awake. Differential access to safe neighborhoods with good schools, decent jobs and unbalanced treatment by police and the courts surely have much to do with the stubborn disparities in wealth and well-being

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This New ‘Sex Trend’ Is Actually Sexual Assault

By NY Post

The latest bedroom trend doesn’t have to do with a certain position or technique — and it’s not sexy at all.

The disturbing, nonconsensual trend is called “stealthing” and its rise is documented in a report by the Columbia Journal of Gender and Law.

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What Grocery Stores Don’t Tell You About Produce Stickers

By Tip Hero

You know those stickers that can be found on most fruits and veggies in grocery stores worldwide? If you’ve ever bought produce from a grocery chain, you’ll recognize the ones we’re talking about.

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Principal Under Attack For Wanting To Put White Students In The Same Classes

By Fox 5 Atlanta

– The principal of Campbell Park Elementary School in Pinellas County tried to explain what she meant when she wrote “white students should be in the same class” in an email to teachers regarding class placements for the next school year.

 

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Six-Figure Incomes Considered Low Income In Costly Bay Area

By East Bay Times

In the high-priced Bay Area, even some households that bring in six figures a year can now be considered “low income.”

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Private Prisons Are Facing A Class-Action Lawsuit For Violating Anti-Slavery Laws For The First Time In History

By Alternative Media Syndicate

This past summer, President Obama’s Department of Justice was directed to stop using private prisons. Besides having notoriously inhumane conditions, the private prison industry doesn’t really save taxpayers money—it just generates money for people who are in bed with private prisons.

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According to Study, 87% of White Women Want to Have Sex with Black Men

By 18 Karat Reggae

A study from Rutgers University in New Rochelle, NJ, has concluded that approximately 87 percent of American White women have had or fantasize about having sexual relations with African American males.

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Video Shows Cop Holding 5 Innocent Black Boys At Gunpoint

By The Free Thought Project

Grand Rapids, MI — Outraged community leaders in Grand Rapids are demanding reform after five African American youths aged between 12 and 14 years were held at gunpoint — for no justifiable reason — as they walked home from playing basketball.

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Trump Campaign Chair Arrested For Child Sex Trafficking

By Occupy Democrats

Tim Nolan, a local Republican political figure and the former chair of the Trump campaign for Campbell County, Kentucky, has been arrested and charged with “felony human trafficking of a minor, felony inducing a minor to engage in sex, and a third count of giving alcohol to a minor,”