Sun04202014

Harvard Study: Google Search of Black Names Leads to Increase in Arrest Record, Criminal History Ads

Have you ever wondered why when you search for Black-related news using Google, several ads selling access to criminal history and arrest records pop up? According to Harvard professor Latanya Sweeney, that happens more often than we think and may expose society’s racial bias.

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President Obama Continues to Advocate for Gun Measures in Minnesota

In continuing his effort to gain support for gun control and mental health measures, President Obama gave a speech on

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NAACP Mourns Loss of Activist Anita McNeil

The national office of the NAACP was informed by the North Carolina NAACP State Conference that Anita McNeil, the wife of John McNeil and the biggest

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Paying Tribute to Black History: John Carlos, Tommie Smith and the Black Power Salute

When John Carlos and Tommie Smith stood on that medal stand and thrust their fists in the air in the Black

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Marietta Band Booster Jailed After Stealing $40,000

For the second time in three years, a person associated with extracurricular activities at Wheeler High School has been charged

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