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Stronger violence against Women Act signed into law

President Obama signed the reauthorized bill last week after Congress united and voted to expand the law to offer protection to women in lesbian, bi-sexual, transgendered, and Native American communities ...

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Despite Perry’s stance, Texas opposition to the ACA decreasing

Texas is moving particularly slowly, though aspects of the ACA are increasingly gaining support across the state. ...

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Incoming chairperson of the National Black Chamber of Commerce ...

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China prepares to become the world’s largest economy

China will overtake the United States as the world’s largest economy. ...

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Essence editor says she was fired; it wasn’t what I expected at all

She shares that she did not leave the top Black women’s magazine of her own accord but was actually let go because she disagreed with the direction the magazine was going. ...

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Man who was falsely accused of murder awarded $13.2M for pain and suffering

The verdict also included $13.2 million for Ayers’ pain and suffering. The verdict ends the legal battle Ayers has been fighting since his arrest in 1999. ...

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Hastings on Supreme Court challenge to Voting Rights Act

Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL) issued the following statement as the Supreme Court hears oral arguments in the case of Shelby County v. Holder, which challenges the constitutionality of Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965: ...

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Whole Foods gets rid of racist picture of President Obama eating chicken

A Whole Foods store in New York has been forced to take down an offensive sign showing President Obama eating chicken ...

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