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Taylor Swift 's video " Shake It Off " offended Earl Sweatshirt to the point that he didn't even watch it.
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Segregation in public accommodations. Sign: 'NO DOGS, NEGROES, MEXICANS'. Lonestar Restaurant Association, Dallas.
10 hrs ago | The York Daily Record
New York's attorney general is accusing a mortgage lender of refusing to offer financing to African-Americans living in Buffalo.
10 hrs ago | News Max
A federal court in Corpus Christi will hear arguments this week on whether a Texas law requiring voters to show picture ID violates the Voting Rights Act, The New York Times reported .
10 hrs ago | Fox News
Mothers who give birth in areas with higher concentrations of African-Americans are less likely to get breastfeeding support on maternity wards than mothers in other communities, a new study shows.
13 hrs ago | Patch.com
15 to apply for grants from the Black Philanthropy Initiative , a field-of-interest fund at the Rhode Island Foundation.
13 hrs ago | National Review Online
Ms. Jordan was picked by President Clinton to lead the bipartisan U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform that 20 years ago this month published a major report calling for stiff penalties against employers that hire illegal aliens, an expansion of the grounds for deportations, and a complete end to future mass amnesties.
William Greaves decided to forgo a promising acting career and became involved in production.
Newell Quinton pointed through the rippled glass of a large second-story window into a sun-soaked field of tall grass.
Over the weekend, the acclaimed author Gene Luen Yang delivered a speech to an esteemed assemblage of National Book Festival gala guests and organizers and sponsors at the Library of Congress.
As a train pulled out of Baltimore, a light-skinned black man jumped aboard a rail car designated for African-Americans.
Hampered by low approval ratings and an unfriendly electoral map, President Barack Obama enters the fall campaign as a liability to some vulnerable Democrats and a target for Republicans trying to fire up conservatives and appeal to disillusioned independents.
Historic First Baptist Church held its service at the Jackson fairgrounds to kick off the final day of the festival.
The national labor market has only recently recovered enough to reach pre-2007 jobs numbers.
Many African-Americans may not be getting effective doses of the HIV drug maraviroc, a new study from Johns Hopkins suggests.
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That's good news, and probably comes as a surprise to all those folks who stood around protesting the college earlier this year.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:52 pm
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