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Texas Man Who Overpaid Child Support Is Released From Prison

Clifford Hall, the Texas man who went to jail even after overpaying child support debt that was caused by a clerical error, has…

Two Americans Stricken With Deadly Ebola Virus in Liberia

Two Americans Stricken With Deadly Ebola Virus in Liberia

An American doctor and an aid worker working for two charitable groups fighting Ebola in Liberia have both become infected with the deadly…

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon’s vice PM, kills at least three

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon’s vice PM, kills at least three

(Reuters) – Nigerian Boko Haram militants kidnapped the wife of Cameroon’s vice prime minister and killed at least three people on Sunday in…

No ‘rainbow families’: Ethnic donor stipulation at fertility centre ‘floors’ local woman

No ‘rainbow families’: Ethnic donor stipulation at fertility centre ‘floors’ local woman

A Calgary woman says she was shocked to learn of a policy at the city’s only fertility treatment centre that restricts patients from…

Pregnant woman apparently put in chokehold by NYPD cop during dispute over illegal grilling

Pregnant woman apparently put in chokehold by NYPD cop during dispute over illegal grilling

Police are investigating whether a cop put a seven-months-pregnant woman in a chokehold while busting her for illegal grilling in Brooklyn — an…

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on Thursday following his offseason arrest for domestic violence.…

Grenada: Why ‘The Spice of the Caribbean’ should be your next getaway

Grenada: Why ‘The Spice of the Caribbean’ should be your next getaway

ST. GEORGE’S GRENADA-When Americans talk about Caribbean getaways, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic or the Bahamas are at the top of the list —…

Fact or fiction? 6 myths black people believe about themselves

Fact or fiction? 6 myths black people believe about themselves

Every culture has its potentially offensive stereotypes. Blondes are dumb. White people can’t dance. Native Americans love to gamble. All Asians are geniuses. Most…

NIGERIA DEATH SHOWS EBOLA CAN SPREAD BY AIR TRAVEL

NIGERIA DEATH SHOWS EBOLA CAN SPREAD BY AIR TRAVEL

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian health authorities raced to stop the spread of Ebola on Saturday after a man sick with one of…

Former Sarasota school bus driver’s profane tirade caught on tape

Former Sarasota school bus driver’s profane tirade caught on tape

SARASOTA, Fla. — “Black fu—ng ni—r!” These shocking and hurtful words were all caught on cellphone video. The speaker, former school bus driver…

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by Agyei Tyehimba Some of you read this title, saw my name and picture above, and thought, “Another Black man (a Nationalist at that) is bashing Kimberly Foster for…

by Ken Williams People often see ‘profile’ and think about the negative connotation of racial profiling that plagues the country to this day. A more positive profile that…

By Ezekiel J. Walker Back in the early 19th century, black people were made to look like “coons,” “buffoons,” “mammies,” and other stereotypical caricatures for mainstream white audiences…

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