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Detroit is Biggest City in U.S. History to File for Bankruptcy
At Least 73 People Shot in Chicago Over 4th of July Weekend
Cornel West Talks DOMA and Voting Rights; Says Blacks are Being “Pushed to the Back of the Bus”
The Fight For Black Men
In Our Hands: The Future of Our Children and the Restoration of Our Communities Resides With Us
Chicago Closes 50 Public Schools, While Spending $100 Million on Private Stadium Project?!
Youth Homelessness is On The Rise in Illinois
Father of Slain 6-Month Old Jonylah Watkins Pledges to Turn His Life Around
Bronx “Ghetto” Bus Tour Shut Down After Outrage
Chelesa Fearce Overcomes Homelessness; Will Start College as a Junior at Spelman
President Obama Declares Oklahoma Major Disaster Area; 24 Dead, Hundreds Injured
Bronx Bus Tour Shows NYC Tourists What a “Real Ghetto” Looks Like
STUDY: Body Mass Index of Low-Income African Americans Linked to Proximity to Fast Food
Milwaukee Set to Become Fifth City Where Fast Food Workers Strike
Minnesota’s “Ban the Box” Bill Helps Ex-Offenders Find Employment
23 Year-Old Joshua Williams Graduates from College Despite Homelessness; Starts Scholarship Fund
Demonstrations Against Conservative Agenda Continue in North Carolina
Nobel Prize Winner Gary Becker Advocates Paying Parents for Student Performance
George Bush Says “There’s No Need to Defend Myself” Regarding Legacy
Editorial Asks “Where Are Ordinary Black Youth in Popular Culture?”
New Documentary Explores Obama’s “Complicated” Relationship with Black Community
8 Year-Old Follows Tenn. Lawmaker Around State Capitol; Shames Him Into Dropping Welfare Bill
CPS Protest Highlights Dangers Facing Displaced Chicago Students; Questions ‘Safety Routes’
Actor Wendell Pierce Launches Grocery Store Chain in New Orleans Food Deserts
President Obama Returns 5 Percent of Salary in Solidarity w/ Furloughed Federal Workers
Fox News Contributor: Welfare and Food Stamps Make Poverty Feel ‘A Little Comfortable’
Tennessee Considers Bill Tying Welfare Benefits to Children’s Grades
Ebony Magazine Examines the Struggles of Gun Violence Survivors in Chicago
Former Classmates of Hadiya Pendleton Launch Anti-Violence Movement ‘Project Orange Tree’
Should We Raise Age for Charging Young People as Adults?
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