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Black Kids Don’t Have to Be College-Bound for Their Deaths to Be Tragic

Via The Root:

Another unarmed black boy has been shot down by police. Absorbing the ongoing news of the investigation Monday morning, I listened to eyewitness interviews and looked on as the media flashed pictures of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old gunned down by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer over the weekend. 267 more words

Race

Millennial Moves: The Root's 30 Viral Voices Under 30

So uh, this happened yesterday.

And honestly, I can’t even begin to tell you all how grateful I am to be in the company of such… 101 more words

Millennials

The Root

Wait…
Wait for the words in my mouth
to become a cohesive and eloquently
written letter of love, not only to you
but to your mother for birthing you, 56 more words

Poetry

Yesterday

Yesterday I met a man and he changed all of me for the better.

Yesterday I met a man who took away my pain and my life’s stormy weather. 265 more words

Whoisamberjanae

New Housing Development In NYC Will Have Has A ‘Poor Door’ Entrance! [VIDEO]

Courtesy of  The Root Dot Com

 A new high rise development in New York City will have designated entrances into the building based on your income.   108 more words

The Lonnie Hunter Show

New Housing Development In NYC Will Have Has A 'Poor Door' Entrance! [VIDEO]

Courtesy of  The Root Dot Com

 A new high rise development in New York City will have designated entrances into the building based on your income.   108 more words

Lonnie Hunter