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Jury finds company discriminated against African-Americans

In Employment, Race on February 2, 2013 at 12:54 am

EMPLOYMENT: Jury finds company discriminated against African-Americans – (WBTV3)

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Race, politics and the battle to legalize marijuana

In Politics, Race on February 2, 2013 at 12:15 am

DONOVAN X. RAMSEY: Race, politics and the battle to legalize marijuana (theGrio)

Library’s ‘lynching quilt’ sparks controversy

In Black History, National News, Race on February 2, 2013 at 12:02 am

NBC NEWS: Library’s ‘lynching quilt’ sparks controversy (theGrio)

How will immigration reform affect black America?

In Opinion, Race on February 1, 2013 at 11:58 pm

OPINION: How will immigration reform affect black America? (theGrio)

How African Americans View Immigration Reform

In Race, Viewpoint on January 30, 2013 at 12:00 am

VIEWPOINT: How African Americans View Immigration Reform (The American Prospect)

Virginia GOP tries to dilute African-American vote

In Politics, Race on January 29, 2013 at 11:30 pm

ART COOK: Virginia GOP tries to dilute African-American vote (peoplesworld)

Attack on black family in Compton

In National News, Race on January 27, 2013 at 11:49 am

LA TIMES: Attack on family in Compton latest incident in wave of anti-black violence (Los Angeles Times)

New Study: Black Students Who Are Taught Racial Pride Do Better In School

In Education, Race on January 25, 2013 at 11:48 pm

CLUTCH MAGAZINE: Black Students Who Are Taught Racial Pride Do Better In School

…According to new research published in the Journal of Child Development, affirming a black child’s desire to learn about their race does more than just give them a personal boost, it helps them academically as well.

 

New Study: Black, poor kids are heavy sugary drink consumers

In Health, Race on January 18, 2013 at 11:16 pm

NEW STUDY:  Black children and teens in the U.S. are almost twice as likely as their white peers to consume more than 500 calories a day of low-nutrient fruit drinks…. (Reuters Health)

The Debate over “Django Unchained”

In Entertainment, Race on January 18, 2013 at 10:58 pm

EMMETT D. CARSON: Beyond the N-Word: Falling Over the Cliff Debating Django Unchained   (HuffPost BlackVoices)