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19-Year-Old Becomes Youngest To Run For Public Office in Georgia

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19-Year-Old Mary-Pat Hector is the youngest woman to run for office in Georgia When it comes to active engagement in public service, 19-year-old Mary-Pat Hector proves that age ain’t nothing but a number. According to Fox 5 Atlanta, the Georgia native has been added to...

Chicago Activist Released from Hospital After Suicide Attempt That Was Live Streamed on Facebook

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Activist Jedidiah Brown, 29, had Lake Shore Drive in Chicago shutdown, after police arrived to prevent him from committing suicide. Brown, who was live streaming on Facebook, spoke about the suicide of his nephew, as well as being an activist in the South Side of...

#BlackGirlMagic: This Woman Is Raising Money to Open the Bronx’s Only Book Store

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Noëlle Santos is putting in hard work to open up the Bronx’s only book store. And has launched  a crowdfunding campaign via Indiegogo to open the The Lit. Bar. How did the Bronx end up without a bookstore? It happened after Barnes & Nobles shut down their...

Mother Outraged Over ‘American History’ Display for Black History Month; Son Kicked Out of School

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A Georgia mother saw a display at her son’s daycare that got her riled up. The display that was celebrating American history, posted during Black History Month, did not sit well with her. And to top it off, once Kendra Molden complained, her son was kicked...

Judge Orders NYPD to Release Records of Undercover Surveillance of #BlackLivesMatter

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A New York Supreme Court judge has ruled that the New York Police Department must comply with an information request for files and recordings of undercover surveillance of a #BlackLivesMatter protest that didn’t result in any arrests. We won! Judge orders NYPD to release records...

George Lopez Gets Dragged For Anti-Black Joke

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George Lopez has never been funny to me. It seems as though the only jokes he knows how to make are ones about Black or Hispanic people. And Sunday night, at a show in Phoenix, was no exception. “There’s still two rules in the fucking...