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Dr Sinclair Gray: Let’s focus on holding politicians accountable

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You’ve heard it before — “GET OUT AND VOTE!” At the beginning of every election year, there’s a call for people to get registered to vote and cast their vote. However, what many people oftentimes fail to do is follow up and hold their political officials accountable. Whenever people are so “party-loyal” that they overlook issues, something wrong is bound ...

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As riots ensue, U Maryland-Baltimore President investigated by NAACP

by Lachin Hatemi M.D. Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has issued a citywide curfew after the death of Freddie Gray, whose spine was 80 percent severed while he was in police custody. Police says as many as 15 officers have been injured in northwest Baltimore in the early days of the protests, where a large group of juveniles converged and began ...

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Dr Roosevelt Mitchell III: Parents should sue for educational malpractice

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download “Parents Should Sue for Educational Malpractice” When school districts are failing sometimes the State Board of Education will step in and take control of it instead of closing it. The State typically cleans house, makes all the current staff members reapply for their jobs and don’t rehire most of them. On the surface ...

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Dr Sinclair Grey III: So, you’re single and looking for a relationship

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Many single people are looking to find the ‘perfect’ mate. They’re tired of being single and want to find that special someone to settle down with. There’s nothing wrong with wanting to settle down and being with that special person who excites you, challenges you, and makes you feel special. Unfortunately, the problem for many people is that they are ...

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Listen: Prince makes a cool Freddie Gray protest song

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It looks like the singer Prince is getting in on the action in Baltimore. The Freddie Gray protests have led to nation-wide outrage, with some black celebrities having the courage to speak in support of the initiative of the people. “With everything going on there this week, I had a lot I needed to get out,” Prince said. Kudos to ...

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This black preacher says some horrible things about black people

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  Pastor David Manning is an interesting guy. He seems to have a nice little church and claims to have been trained by Dr Cornel West. But we doubt that Dr West would approve of the things he’s saying. Listen to his sermon and tell us what you think. Is hate speech OK when a black person uses it against ...

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Shaq singing/dancing in a turkey suit with no pants: Coonery or good clean fun?

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by Dr Boyce Watkins Of course the Internet is laced with people who comment on articles after simply reading the title, so I should start by saying that I’m not speaking to these people.  But for those who are listening, I am asking a simple question that is almost entirely devoid of prejudgement.  Nor am I accusing TNT or anyone ...

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Prof. Dr. Johanna Fernandez gives update on Mumia Abu Jamal

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In this interview, Your Black World’s Doshon Farad gives us a quick update on the condition of civil rights leader Mumia Abu Jamal, whom may consider to be one of the most important political prisoners in America today.   You can take a listen here.       

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