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Inmate In Landmark Supreme Court Case Denied Parole

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 71-year-old Louisiana inmate whose case led to a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision on juvenile-offender sentences was denied parole Monday, more than a half-century after he killed a sheriff’s deputy at age 17. 848 more words

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All Women are Whores

If you opened this article expecting to read a thousand words of prose from a lame ass, bitter, heartbroken nigga who is oblivious to the art of navigating the realm of women— 1,002 more words

Little Known Black History Fact: Lerone Bennett, Jr.

Lerone Bennett Jr. worked as a journalist, historian, and scholar over the course of his long career. The former EBONY editor and author passed last week, leaving behind a strong volume of historical works that still stand as valued resources today. 320 more words

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Greatest Love Story EVER Told

I’ve been trying to write the greatest love story ever told since I was divorced. I am sure I’ve written this story at least 20 times. 1,314 more words

'Blame A Brotha' Almost Jams Up Two Men In St. Louis

A white man, Patrick John Owens, who claimed two African-American brothers robbed him at gunpoint, lied about the incident and is now behind bars.

Turns out the crime was reversed: Owens actually pulled a gun and tried to rob Christopher and Jerry Tate on a St. 606 more words

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Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

Beyond it being a 2018 Oprah Book Club selection, this book for me, got straight to the point, just how I like it!  I enjoyed reading this book and instantly connected with the main characters Celestial, Roy and Andre.  464 more words

Mental Health in the African American Community!

In honor of black history month I felt the need to talk about this on going problem in our community. Mental Health, In the African-American community, depression is frowned upon and actually doesn’t even exist, or least I haven’t heard anyone speak of it. 101 more words

Mental Health, Self Care, Depression, Anxiety