Heather Morgan

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8 Cheap Ways to Continue Your Education Without Going Back to School

Guess what costs $29,400?<p>Nope, it is the not the price of the latest sedan model. As hard it may to be believe it, this is the average student debt …

Read This Young Mother's Inspiring Success Story

When Mengly Hernandez talks about herself, she often references a self-imposed wall that can create an air of chilly remove around the petite …

'You're really pretty... for a dark skin girl': New York photographer documents casual racism encountered every day by minorities

By<p>Burning crosses and segregated bathrooms may be a thing of the past in the U.S., but as a new photo project shows, the ferocious racism of …

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Maya Angelou's Universal Struggle

The writer, who has died at 86, used her own story of overcoming to advocate for all.<p>Maya Angelou's power came, in part, from daring to tell her own story. The poet, author, journalist, playwright, singer, dancer, and speaker rose to fame through autobiography—her breakout 1969 work <i>I Know Why the</i> …

'Belle': Romance, Race And Slavery With Jane Austen Style

British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw was brought up on Jane Austen adaptations. "You know, the <i>Pride and Prejudice</i> with Colin Firth and Jennifer Ehle was something I watched on a weekly basis with my mum at home in Oxfordshire," she tells NPR's Michel Martin.<p>But as the biracial actress completed her …

Sweden passes law that will prosecute people for criticizing immigration

A new law will come into effect in Sweden after Christmas 2014, that will allow people to be prosecuted for criticizing immigration or politician’s …

To Those Who Believe in White Privilege, Just Remember There Is Only One Race: The Human Race

<b>ROBERT KOEHLER FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT</b><p>Let’s take a stroll along the third rail of American culture, shall we?<p>We can follow it straight into the …