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Don Lemon On LAPD Skid Row Shooting

  The Los Angeles Police Department is defending officers who shot and killed an unarmed, homeless man during this violent confrontation. “Drop the gun.  He’s…

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Every so often we get a local election that has a huge impact on the outlook and direction of Black America. There are cities that…

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People in this country still believe in the American Dream, but after one of the worst recessions this country has seen, many are fearful that…

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