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July 29, 2014

About a "Girl" Who Refused to Just Shut up and Take Orders

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Obama's Already Emotional Over Malia Leaving For College -- Two Years From Now

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L.A. Mayor Accepts Michelle Obama's Challenge To End Veteran Homelessness By 2016

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Fertility Clinic Tells Woman She Can't Use Sperm Donor From Another Race

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Homeless Man's Astounding Act Of Kindness Leaves Pranksters In Awe, Teaches Us Valuable Lesson

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Women And Minorities Are Punished For Promoting Women And Minorities At Work: Study

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Republican Voters Want To Impeach The President. Good Luck With That.

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LOOK: One Of Heaviest MLB Players Ever Looks Like A New Man

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Obama To Rename Africa Program For Nelson Mandela

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Eric Garner's Widow Asks For Civil Rights Investigation Over Her Husband's Death

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George Zimmerman Wants To Keep Fighting With NBC

George Zimmerman
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ESPN Host Defends Comments About Women Provoking Domestic Violence

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Chicago Gun Violence May City's Mayor His Job

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Vet Services Oakland Youth In Incredible Way

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7 Ways That You (Yes, You) Could End Up On A Terrorist Watch List

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Renisha McBride, Trayvon Martin And How Race & Gender Have Affected Coverage

Biden Slams Voter ID Laws As 'An Attempt To Repress Minority Voting'

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My Son Has Been Suspended Five Times. He's 3

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NFL Suspended Ravens Star Two Games Over Domestic Violence Arrest

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Newark Schools Under Investigation For Racism

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Whoopi Defends Stephen A. Smith's Controversial Comments On Domestic Violence

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Beyonce's Latest Vacation Photos Couldn't Be More Stunning

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The Internet Is Having A Field Day With Nicki Minaj 'Anaconda' Memes

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Childish Gambino Calls Out Kendrick Lamar, Drake In Fierce Freestyle

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Chadwick Boseman Discusses James Brown 'Cut-Throat' Qualities

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Comedian Confronts Violence With New Initiative

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You Have To Watch Jordan Peele As Stan Lee

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Nicki Minaj Posts Another Salacious Photo As Single Is Delayed

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This Is The Best Singing Duo At Comic-Con

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Audra McDonald Opens Up About Past Suicide Attempt

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Ice Cube Opens Up On N.W.A Biopic Casting Drama

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Aaron McGruder's Latest Show Has Sparked Serious Outrage

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'Halo' Subway Singer Gives Beyonce A Run For Her Money

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The Real Reason Why Tupac-Inspired Broadway Musical Closed

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Aiyana Jones Case: Police Give their Account of the Shooting

  • By now, you've heard about the shooting death of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones, a little girl in Detroit who had the misfortune of being too close to a police raid occurring in her home. Aiyana was hit... Read More
  • Posted May 19th, 2010 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (15)
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The Aiyana Jones Tragedy: Keeping You Updated

  • On May 16th, 7-year-old Aiyana Jones was shot in the head and neck by police, while she slept in her home in Detroit. Since the case - and the unsettling developments - is far from solved, we will be... Read More
  • Posted May 22nd, 2010 by Lucette Jefferson in BV Black Spin | Comments (4)
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Death of 7-Year-Old Aiyana Jones Featured on Mother Jones

  • Motherjones.com did an interesting article about the death of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones. I wrote about Aiyana a few months ago, after she was shot and killed during a police raid in the city of... Read More
  • Posted Nov 10th, 2010 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (6)
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Aiyana Jones Update: Sharpton Delivers Eulogy, Suspect Charged

  • The latest in the case of Aiyana Jones, the 7-year-old girl killed in a Detroit Police Raid: Rev. Al Sharpton is to deliver the eulogy at the funeral for Aiyana Jones: Civil Rights leader Rev.... Read More
  • Posted May 19th, 2010 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (12)
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Brooklyn Mom Organizes Detroit Rally in Honor of Aiyana Stanley-Jones

  • She's not from Detroit and neither are her cohorts but through the internet they have galvanized to form the International Aiyana Alliance. It's their response to the killing of 7-year-old Aiyana... Read More
  • Posted Jul 8th, 2010 by Jazmine Steele in BV Black Spin | Comments (11)
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Aiyana Jones: Detroit Officers Covered Up Her Shooting?

  • Update: 1:39 pm 5/18/10 - Attorneys file lawsuits on behalf of Aiyana Jones' family Geoffrey Fieger, the attorney representing the family of Aiyana Jones, a 7-year old who was shot dead during a... Read More
  • Posted May 17th, 2010 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (64)
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Aiyana Jones Funeral Brings Hundreds to Mourn Loss of Little Girl

  • I spoke with Rev. Al Sharpton about the death of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones last Monday. I could hear in his voice that he was genuinely concerned about what happened and attempting to determine whether... Read More
  • Posted May 23rd, 2010 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (21)
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Aiyana Jones' Death: Close Friend Remembers Je'Rean Blake

  • The unfortunate chain of events that led to Aiyana Jones' death last Sunday began that Friday at a convenience store on St. Jean and Mack, located just around the corner from the house, where the... Read More
  • Posted May 22nd, 2010 by Jazmine Steele in BV Black Spin | Comments (15)
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Exclusive: Aiyana Jones' Neighbors Say House Was No Place for Little Girl, Area Residents Respond to Death

  • As they reconcile the senseless death of a young child at the hands of Detroit police, neighbors of the residents who live in the home, where 7-year-old Aiyana Jones was killed, also welcome a... Read More
  • Posted May 20th, 2010 by Jazmine Steele in BV Black Spin | Comments (22)
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Aiyana Jones: 7-Year-Old Shot and Killed in Detroit Police Raid

  • Update: 5/19/10 - 12:41 pm - In the Detroit Free Press, sources from the police department have shared their account of what happened the night that Aiyana was killed. Update: 5/18/10 - 1:39 pm... Read More
  • Posted May 17th, 2010 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (72)

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