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Flint Official Resigns After Saying Water Crisis Was Caused By ‘N***ers Not Paying Their Bills’

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Phil Stair, sales manager of the Genesee County Land Bank has resigned his position after water activists recorded him saying Flint’s water crisis problems were caused by “n***ers (who) don’t pay their bills.” “Flint has the same problems as Detroit — f**ing n***ers don’t pay...

Noose Found Inside Smithsonian’s African-American Museum in DC

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A noose was found on the floor of an exhibition in the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. This is the second incident in the last week of a noose being found on museum grounds. The gallery containing...

‘Kalief Browder Way’ Unveiled in The Bronx on His 24th Birthday

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A Bronx street corner has been renamed in honor of the late Kalief Browder on what would have been his 24th birthday. “Kalief Browder Way” was unveiled on Thursday by community leaders and family members on the northwest corner of East 181st Street and Prospect...

Black Harvard Student Submits Hip-Hop Album As Final Thesis, Graduates With Honors

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Ivy grad Obasi Shaw made Havard University history with ‘Liminal Minds.’ Obasi Shaw, a 20-year-old senior will be graduating from Havard University with one of the highest honors after submitting a 10-track Hip-Hop album entitled Liminal Minds for his final thesis. Shaw’s album submission is...

School Unanimously Votes to Suspend Hair Policy Banning Black Students for Wearing Braids

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The board of trustees of the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School unanimously voted to suspend it’s discriminatory policy that punished and banned black students for wearing braids. The Malden, Mass., charter school came under fire recently for its decision to punish two black twin sisters who have...

Bill Cosby Daughters Speak Out: “My Father Is Being Punished By A Society That Still Believes Black Men Rape White Women”

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Ensa and Erinn Cosby, daughters of Bill Cosby’s released audio statements on Monday on popular radio show, “The Breakfast Club,” to show support and defend him against his many sexual assault allegations. The sisters also voiced that their dad is not the monster he’s been...