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"Struck Just The Right Note": At Baltimore Mosque, Obama Crushes The Muslim Haters

The two most powerful moments during President Obama’s first visit to an American mosque on Wednesday didn’t happen during his speech. Rather, they occurred in the moments before the president took the podium. 938 more words

Donald Trump

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Larry Jackson Beaten by Police at His Home Awarded $15M by NYC

article by Jack D’isidoro via dnainfo.com

QUEENS — An off-duty NYPD officer who was falsely arrested and beaten by fellow officers inside his own home was awarded $15 million by a federal jury on Wednesday. 216 more words

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Obama addresses cultural attitudes around Muslims

Over his two terms, President Obama has recognized the Sikh community (and seems comfortable in doing so) perhaps more than any other US president in history. 393 more words

Civil Rights

Edmonton police seek to curtail extremist views before they trigger criminal acts

A few hundred people packed a hotel conference room Thursday in west Edmonton to hear about the city’s battle against terrorism.

The fight isn’t as heated as one might think, though. 291 more words

Local News

Say Her Name: NeShante Davis

Neshante Davis and her daughter, 2 year old Chloe Nicole Davis-Green, were both killed this past Tuesday morning. This event happened in Fort Washington, MD.  A mother and her daughter, a toddler, were killed is an insane crime. 249 more words

Black Women

The Power of Words

Our words have great meanings. Words express our feelings, emotions, intentions as well as our knowledge, wisdom and concerns. We may not realize it, but our words speak life and death. 422 more words

Christian Living

New Documentary "Murder Rap" Claims Diddy Killed Tupac

The Los Angeles Police Department has solved the murders of rappers Christopher “Biggie Smalls” Wallace and Tupac Shakur, according to a documentary featuring retired LAPD detective Greg Kading, who once led a special task force that investigated those two-decade-old shootings. 227 more words

True Crime