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Zimmerman

George Zimmerman Attempts to Auction Gun Used to Kill Trayvon Martin

Although the listing was quickly taken down, Zimmerman’s actions have caused an uproar

Although the listing was quickly taken down, George Zimmerman and his actions have caused an…

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London’s First Muslim Mayor Rejects Trump’s ‘Exception’ to Proposed Ban on Muslims

London's first Muslim mayor, Sadiq Khan, dismissed the possibility of accepting an "exception" to Trump's proposed ban on Muslims entering the US

London’s first Muslim mayor, Sadiq Khan, dismissed the possibility of accepting an “exception” to Trump’s…

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Obama at Howard: Best Moments

The best moments from President Obama's remarks at Howard University's 2016 commencement ceremony

The best moments from President Obama at Howard University’s 2016 Commencement Ceremony.

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(Full Transcript) President Obama’s Howard Commencement Speech

Full transcript of President Obama's remarks at Howard University's 2016 Commencement Ceremony

Check out the full transcript of President Obama’s Howard Commencement remarks at the University’s 2016…

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Charlamagne

[EXCLUSIVE] Charlamagne: ‘Hillary Wasn’t Pandering With Hot Sauce Comment’

As promised, here's Part II of BlackEnterprise.com's exclusive interview with Respect My Vote! spokesperson, Charlamagne Tha God.

BlackEnterprise.com asks Charlamagne about the infamous Hillary Clinton hot-sauce incident.

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OP-ED: Ban the Box for Better Health

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, President and CEO Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, on why we must "ban the box"

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, President and CEO Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, on why we must ban the…

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Charlamagne

[EXCLUSIVE] Charlamagne: ‘The Soul of the Country is at Stake’

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Charlamagne to talk about his role as the Respect My Vote! celebrity spokesperson, and his thoughts on the election so far

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Charlamagne to talk about his role as the Respect My Vote!…

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Correspondents' Dinner

Obama’s Best Jokes From His Final White House Correspondents’ Dinner

A roundup of President Obama's funniest jokes from his final White House Correspondents' Dinner

A roundup of President Obama’s funniest jokes from his final White House Correspondents’ Dinner.

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Reactions to Larry Wilmore’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner Speech

Here's what people had to say about Larry Wilmore dropping the n-word at President Obama's final White House Correspondents' Dinner

Here’s what people had to say about Larry Wilmore dropping the n-word at President Obama’s…

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Charles Koch To Skip Convention, ‘Possibly’ Back Hillary

The billionaire conservative donor is already over this year's election

On Sunday billionaire conservative donor, Charles Koch, discussed his plans to skip his own party’s…

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Rep. Donna Edwards Could Make History Today

Today the voters of Maryland have the chance to make history. If Donna Edwards wins today's primary, she will be only the second black woman elected to Senate.

Today the voters of Maryland have the chance to make history. If Donna Edwards…

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Armstrong Williams Gets Booed By Black Leaders

Ben Carson's adviser faced backlash at the National Action Network Conference

In his opening remarks Armstrong Williams forcefully proclaimed that “not everything in America is about…

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Bernie Sanders

Watch Spike Lee’s Powerful Ad for Bernie Sanders

With the New York primary quickly approaching, Sanders has called in backup from his fellow Brooklynite, Spike Lee

With the New York primary quickly approaching, Sanders has called in backup from his fellow…

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hillary clinton

Watch Hillary Clinton and Bill de Blasio’s Awkward ‘C.P. Time’ Joke

Clinton and de Blasio are being criticized for making a joke some deem racially insensitive

Here’s that video of Hillary Clinton and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio making everyone uncomfortable…

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Why Trump’s Own Kids Won’t Be Voting For Him

In the latest embarrassing oversight for the Trump campaign, his children will be unable to vote in New York's upcoming primary

In the latest embarrassment for the Trump campaign, Donald Trump’s own kids will be unable…

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Bill Clinton Clashes With Activists Over 1994 Crime Bill

But it was the sign that read, "Black youth are not superpredators" that seemed to offend Clinton the most

At a rally in support of his wife, Bill Clinton clashed with activists protesting his…

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On World Health Day, A Celebration of Michelle Obama’s Advocacy

In honor of World Health Day, let's take a look back at the work of a committed, tireless advocate for promoting healthy eating and physical activity: First Lady, Michelle Obama

In honor of World Health Day, let’s take a look back at the work of…

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Obama on Trump’s Mexican Border Wall: “Good Luck With That.”

On Tuesday President Obama discussed what he called the "half-baked" policy put forth by the Trump campaign

During a daily White House briefing on Tuesday, President Obama discussed what he called the…

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The Panama Papers: 3 Things You Need To Know

Here's what you need to know about the largest leak in history

The documents, which belong to Panamanian law firm, Mossack Fonseca, provide details of the offshore…

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Trump Supporters Paint Over Memorial Honoring Deceased Omega Psi Phi Student

James Madison University has been caught in a social media firestorm after a troubling on-campus incident

The students stayed up late into the night on Friday to finish painting the rock…

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