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Why Won’t More Wealthy Black Celebs Dig Deeper in Their Wallets?

To clarify, plenty of wealthy black Americans make political donations. Plenty attend political fundraisers, perform at them and host them. Earlier this week, Scandal creator Shonda Rhimes hosted a fundraiser headlined by President Barack Obama and attended by Scandal’s star, … Continue reading

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Blacks Fined Disproportionately for Publicly Smoking Pot in Seattle

The authors of the report note that it’s too soon to identify patterns in the numbers, though they admit that they are clearly disproportionate. In the report, the authors wrote, “However, if such stories continue throughout the evaluation of this … Continue reading

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Christian Groups Aren’t Happy With Black Jesus

According to Opposing Views, One Million Moms, a Christian-based activist group, and Pastor David A. Rodgers, of the House of Prayer for All Nations Ministries in Chicago, want the show canceled before the first episode, scheduled to air Aug. 7, … Continue reading

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Ray Rice Receives 2-Game Suspension for Assault; Outrage Is Expressed on Social Media

It’s alleged that Rice punched Palmer in the face in an Atlantic City, N.J., casino in February. Surveillance video captured Rice dragging Palmer out of an elevator, and it looked as though she was unconscious. Rice pleaded not guilty to … Continue reading

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106-Year-Old Black DC Church to Be Sold to Developer 

Soon, the Alexander Memorial Baptist Church, a historic, century-old black church in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington D.C., will be no more, according to WJLA. Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheRootRssFeed/~3/UcmNZeJ4bEs/_106_year_old_historically_black_dc_church_to_be_sold_to_developer.html

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