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What New Stats Show About The School To Prison Pipeline For Black Girls Is Worse Than Anyone Could Have Imagined

Judging by the statistics, the national focus on the troubled plight of Black boys with initiatives like President Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” may …

Pat Tillman's Death Discussed by Former Army Ranger Steven Elliott

Nearly a decade since the tragic death of Army Ranger and former NFL star Pat Tillman due to friendly fire, one of Tillman's comrades has admitted he could have been the one who fired the fatal shots.<p>According to ESPN.com and <i>Outside the Lines</i> reporter Mike Fish, former Army Ranger Steven Elliott …

Football (U.S.)

$1 trillion student loan debt widens US wealth gap

Every month that Gregory Zbylut pays $1,300 toward his law school loans is another month of not qualifying for a decent mortgage.<p>Every payment toward …

School Board Under Fire: Detroit Schools Destroy 10,000 Volume Historic Collection Of Black History Artifacts | Education

<b>Story Views</b><p>Protests Erupt at Detroit School Over Trashing of Black History Books<p>Photo Courtesy: Detroit Free Press<p>A school board member has resigned …

Former Undercover Drug Narc on Why Police Don't Bust White People and How He Turned Against Drug War

<i>This article originally appeared on Vice.</i><p>Sometimes he was Steven Francis Neill, and sometimes he was Neill Franklin. One was an unemployed junky …

8 Reasons Young Americans Don’t Fight Back: How the US Crushed Youth Resistance

Traditionally, young people have energized democratic movements. So it is a major coup for the ruling elite to have created societal institutions …

Striking GA Prisonerz Name Namez, Allege Sexual Abuse, Ongoing Threatz, Maltreatment by Staff

Bruce A. Dixon<p>by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon<p>Not quite a month ago, I wrote that we at Black Agenda Report had received word of a new …

The Costs of Racial Color Blindness

GOP Lawmaker Says Businesses Should Be Allowed To Deny Services To Black People

State Sen. Phil Jensen (R-S.D.) doesn't believe governments should interfere in the private sector’s ability to engage in race-based discrimination, according to an interview published in the Rapid City Journal on Sunday.<p>"If someone was a member of the Ku Klux Klan, and they were running a little …