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Huckabee Makes Outrageous Remarks After Massacre

Huckabee Makes Outrageous Remarks After Massacre | Black People News | Scoop.it
Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee (R) weighed in on the massacre at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, saying the crime was no surprise because we have "systematically removed God" from public schools.
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10 hottest interracial couples in Hollywood

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10 hottest interracial couples in Hollywood
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Black Student Holds Protest After Getting Rejected From Top University

Black Student Holds Protest After Getting Rejected From Top University | Black People News | Scoop.it
Brooke Kimbrough, an 17-year-old high school senior, always dreamed of attending the University of Michigan.

But when she received her rejection letter in the mail this spring, Kimbrough took an unusual step: she held a news conference and rally a...
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This Map Shows There Are 10 KKK Organizations In My State. How Many Are In Yours?

This Map Shows There Are 10 KKK Organizations In My State. How Many Are In Yours? | Black People News | Scoop.it
Take a look at your state here and then add your name to stand strong against hate.
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Governor Expands Voting Rights For Convicted Felons

Governor Expands Voting Rights For Convicted Felons | Black People News | Scoop.it
Virginians who have been convicted of violent felonies have to wait at least five years after getting out of prison before they can apply to regain the right to vote. But that’s about to change, thanks to a decision announced by Gov. Terry McAu...
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That Is One Fabulous Mugshot

That Is One Fabulous Mugshot | Black People News | Scoop.it
"Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Porsha Williams turned herself in to law enforcement after a warrant was issued for her arrest. The trouble stems back to her brawl with co-star Kenya Moore last month.

Williams' glamorous mugshot surfa...
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"What if ---------- were owned by a bunch of black people?" - Philly.com (blog)

"What if ---------- were owned by a bunch of black people?" - Philly.com (blog) | Black People News | Scoop.it
"What if ---------- were owned by a bunch of black people?
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America’s deadly racial gap: Minorities are exposed to nearly 40 percent more air pollution than whites

America’s deadly racial gap: Minorities are exposed to nearly 40 percent more air pollution than whites | Black People News | Scoop.it
A new study highlights dramatic environmental injustice in the U.S.
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10 Celebrities You Never Knew Were Black

10 Celebrities You Never Knew Were Black | Black People News | Scoop.it
They may not look it, but these celebrities are actually black. See the hidden diversity of Hollywood.
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Who didn't know big fat Mariah Carey was part black? Leave the room now and don't come back!

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Lupita Nyong'o Becomes Lancôme's First Black Celebrity ...

Lupita Nyong'o Becomes Lancôme's First Black Celebrity ... | Black People News | Scoop.it
Fresh off the heels of taking home the Oscar, the actress just landed an endorsement deal with Lancôme, making her the French beauty brand's first black celebrity spokesperson! And we can't say we didn't see it coming.
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You Can Now Try Google Glass at Home Before You Buy It - Mashable

You Can Now Try Google Glass at Home Before You Buy It - Mashable | Black People News | Scoop.it
Forbes
You Can Now Try Google Glass at Home Before You Buy It
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For those curious about trying Google Glass before shelling out $1,500, Google is launching a free try-it-at-home pilot for the high-tech specs.
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Too high a price for me. I'll wait!

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Alien UFO Sightings: Mexican Government Releases Proof of E.T.’s and Ancient Space Travel

Alien UFO Sightings: Mexican Government Releases Proof of E.T.’s and Ancient Space Travel | Black People News | Scoop.it
Alien UFO Sightings: Mexican Government Releases Proof of E.T.’s and Ancient Space Travel http://t.co/llfPl5epbl
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African-Americans Behind on Key Factors Swaying Entry into Middle Class | The Afro-American Newspapers | Your Community. Your History. Your News.

African-Americans Behind on Key Factors Swaying Entry into Middle Class | The Afro-American Newspapers | Your Community. Your History. Your News. | Black People News | Scoop.it
frican-Americans Behind on Key Factors Swaying Entry into Middle Class http://t.co/B3L93NwhdS
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We need to get on the ball if we are going to be the majority in the country in a very short time! Parents...

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Dallas Police Chief Halts Field Sobriety Training Because Minority Recruits ... - Dallas Observer (blog)

Dallas Police Chief Halts Field Sobriety Training Because Minority Recruits ... - Dallas Observer (blog) | Black People News | Scoop.it
Dallas Police Chief Halts Field Sobriety Training Because Minority Recruits ...
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Once You Go Black...

Once You Go Black... | Black People News | Scoop.it
Some say that, "once you go black, you never go back."

And when it comes to love, some celebrity relationships validate that claim as perfectly. These 11 couples are living, loving proof of the age-old saying. Some are married, some have...
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Hmm... Where's the black men with white women is all I want to know!

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Said What He Thinks About Race Now That He's Made It, And Almost Nobody Noticed

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Said What He Thinks About Race Now That He's Made It, And Almost Nobody Noticed | Black People News | Scoop.it
Buried deep at the end of an obscure panel discussion.
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These States Are Most Likely To Legalize Weed Next. Will You Have A Happier 4/20 In 2015?

These States Are Most Likely To Legalize Weed Next. Will You Have A Happier 4/20 In 2015? | Black People News | Scoop.it
A version of this story first appeared in January.

For the first 4/20 ever, people will gather in Colorado this weekend to show support for fully legal marijuana. Just months after the state opened its doors to recreational pot, crowds will head t...
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I don't think legalizing mary jane is such a good idea.The government needs to make candy, junk food, diet sodas, et. al, illegal if they really want to help this country!

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LOOK: Serena Williams Proves Curves Are Both Sporty And Sexy

LOOK: Serena Williams Proves Curves Are Both Sporty And Sexy | Black People News | Scoop.it
Serena Williams body is anything but traditional, and the decorated tennis champion wouldn’t have it any other way.

Fitness Magazine interviewed the four-time Olympic gold medalist, who graces the cover of its April issue. Ms. Williams has s...
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That photo of her leaning back on her hands must be photoshopped! I don't believe that's a real shot!

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7 Lies We Need To Stop Telling About Young African-American Men

7 Lies We Need To Stop Telling About Young African-American Men | Black People News | Scoop.it
Last week Long Island teenager Kwasi Enin captured national headlines after becoming part of an impressive club: high school seniors who have been accepted into all eight Ivy League schools. However, while many celebrated Enin's achievement, a bitter...
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Read this to your children or pass it around!

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Jaden Smith to Play Slave Who Wears a Dress in Upcoming Film

Jaden Smith to Play Slave Who Wears a Dress in Upcoming Film | Black People News | Scoop.it
You'd think that with all the criticism Tyler Perry has endured for wearing a dress when playing the beloved character 'Madea', black male actors would think twice before cross-dressing for roles. Nope.
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Son Of FDNY Commissioner Who Left EMS Job Over Racist Tweets Trying To Get Rehired

Son Of FDNY Commissioner Who Left EMS Job Over Racist Tweets Trying To Get Rehired | Black People News | Scoop.it
Joseph Cassano (pictured right), the son of FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano (pictured) is trying to get back his EMS job, according to the New York Daily News. SEE ALSO: Obama, Biden Announce $...
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White Information Network (WIN): Black Celebrities Who Belong to ...

White Information Network (WIN): Black Celebrities Who Belong to ... | Black People News | Scoop.it
Five Percent Nation is a militant Nation of Islam Splinter Group. The term “5 Percent” refers to the black vanguard. They are supposed to be the ones preparing to fight a race war in which all white people will be exterminated ...
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Most White And Hispanic Americans Say President Obama Is Not ...

Most White And Hispanic Americans Say President Obama Is Not ... | Black People News | Scoop.it
Most White And Hispanic Americans Say President Obama Is Not Black And “Mixed Race. ... Celebs Out & About: Liwin, Yvonne Nelson, Naa Ashorkor, Shatta Wale, Sarkodie, Yaa Pono · Men: 9 Things To Do To Maintain A ...
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You can now watch A&E and History live on iOS and the web

You can now watch A&E and History live on iOS and the web | Black People News | Scoop.it
A&E Networks is regularly finding ways to make its programming more widely available, particularly by having on-demand options through TV providers and its own apps. To help boost these efforts, the company's now ...
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Airbnb Has Closed Its $500M Round Of Funding At A $10B Valuation, Led By TPG | TechCrunch

Airbnb Has Closed Its $500M Round Of Funding At A $10B Valuation, Led By TPG | TechCrunch | Black People News | Scoop.it
TechCrunch has learned that Airbnb, the fast-growing site that lets people become hoteliers by renting out sofas, rooms or entire private homes, has now..
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Honestly, how many of you out there have ever heard of Airbnb? Be honest!

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The New York Auto Show’s Most Expensive Cars - Metropolis - WSJ

The New York Auto Show’s Most Expensive Cars - Metropolis - WSJ | Black People News | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal producer Jeff Bush had a look at the five most expensive cars at the show: an Aston, Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Lamborghini and a Porsche with a starting price of $845,00. (This is the most expensive car at the @NYAutoShow.
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I want one!

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