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May 6, 2015

Baltimore Rising: How the Fight of an Abandoned City Is Challenging America's Integrity

Despite poetic mantras championing the American Dream and romanticized ideas of equality regarding race, gender and sexuality -- laws were not instituted to protect or factor morality.

Witness to Michael Brown's Death Sues City of Ferguson, Former Police Chief And Darren Wilson

Dorian Johnson
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The Fight To Release The Eric Garner Grand Jury Records Is Still Alive

Eric Garner Grand Jury
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Survivors Of Chicago Police Torture Finally Get Reparations

Chicago Police Torture
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Rashad Robinson Is Leading The Social Justice Movement Into The 21st Century

Rashad Robinson
Rashad Robinson

New Montana Law Will Protect Innocent People From Having Their Property Seized By Police

Baltimore Police Chief: 'We Are Part Of The Problem'

Anthony Batts
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Prince Set To Hold 'Rally 4 Peace' Concert In Baltimore

Prince Rally 4 Peace
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Who Is This Objectively Badass Attorney Running The Freddie Gray Investigation?

Mosby Baltimore
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It's Now 5 Months Into Tamir Rice's Investigation, And Still No Answers

Tamir Rice
ASSOCIATED PRESS

What You Should Know About The Experience Of Black College Students

Officer Charged In Freddie Gray's Death Contends Arrest Was Legal

Marilyn Mosby
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Obama's Approval Rating Gets A Bump

Obama
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Vanita Gupta Is Setting The Tone For Obama's Civil Rights Division

Vanita Gupta
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11 Things Daughters Of Strong Women Know

Mom And Daughter
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Teen Asks Mom To Be His Prom Date For The Sweetest Reason

Danotiss Smith
Belinda Hunt-Smith

Loretta Lynch Promises Police Reform In Baltimore

Loretta Lynch
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Jamie Foxx Admits Parts Of His National Anthem Rendition Were 'A Little Off'

Jamie Foxx
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'Django Unchained' Actress To Apologize To Police

Django Unchained Daniele Watts
ASSOCIATED PRESS

'Morning Joe' Interview With Freddie Gray Family's Attorney Gets Awkward

Billy Murphy Mj
Morning Joe

Killer Mike: 'I've Watched Geraldo Rivera And Wolf Blitzer Pander To The Audiences Of Oppression'

Killer Mike
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Has Super Stellar Reply To Girl's Question About Learning Disabilities

Degrasse Tyson
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Baltimore Activists Feed Protestors Through 'Culinary Solidarity'

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Israelis, Many Of Ethiopian Descent, Stage Mass Protest In Tel Aviv Demanding Equality For All

Tel Aviv
Sophia Jones
HuffPost Reports

10 Ways Women's Lives Have Changed For The Better Since 2005

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Obama Says He'll Continue To Work On Racial Equality After He Leaves Office

Barack Obama
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Morgan Freeman Blasts Baltimore Coverage: 'F*** The Media'

Morgan Freeman
Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP

This Tiny Town Near St. Louis Is Making Minor-Crime Arrests At 100 Times The National Average

Beverly Hills
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John Lewis Honors The Freedom Riders 54 Years Later

Rep John Lewis
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Why We Must Not Forget Black Women Are Victims Of Police Brutality, Too

Dani Mcclain
HuffPost Live

Soledad O'Brien Says Journalists Need To Stop Using The Word 'Thug'

Soledad Thug
CNN

Police Research Group Shocked By Predatory Ticketing Practices In St. Louis County

Pine Lawn
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This Inspiring Teacher Has A Rather Unusual Way Of Getting His Students To Learn

Own Oprah Where Are They Now Ron Clark
OWN

Google Is Embedding Engineers At HBCU Campuses To Fix Tech's Diversity Problem

Google Historically Black Colleges
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Experts: Convictions Unlikely In Baltimore Police Trial

Baltimore
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Police Wanted Us To Believe Freddie Gray Killed Himself. We've Heard Stories Like This Before

Freddie
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WATCH: Rival Gangs Work Together To Restore The Peace In Baltimore

Baltimore Gangs
Christopher Mathias

#BlackLivesMatter Co-Founder Explains And Defends #BlackSpring

Baltimore Riot
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Kenny Lattimore Joins VH1 Foundation For New Initiative

Kenny Lattimore
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Shonda Rhimes, Dee Rees Team For New FX Drama

Shonda Rhimes
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A Decade After 'Crash,' Paul Haggis Reflects On The Polarizing Racial 'Fable'

Paul Haggis Crash
Lionsgate

'Key & Peele' Have The Secret To African Americans Avoiding Racism

Key And Peele Negrotown
Comedy Central

Chris Brown Dodges Las Vegas Battery Case

Chris Brown
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Tony Allen's Defense On This Stephen Curry Shot Is Next Level

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Streamable

Kim K's BFF Slams Amber Rose And Blac Chyna As 'Ghetto, Street Bullies'

Cheban Amber Rose Blac Chyna
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This Vine Of Stephen Curry Is Absolutely Hypnotizing

Curry
Vine

Cinco De Mayo Isn't What You Think

Cinco De Mayo Truth
HuffPost Comedy

Manny Pacquiao Could Get Suspended For Far Less Than Beating A Woman

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Exclusive Photos From The 2015 Met Gala

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Floyd Mayweather Says He Would Fight Manny Pacquiao Again

Pacquiao
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Diddy Releases Steamy New Fragrance Commercial Featuring Cassie

Diddy Sean John 3am
Style.com

Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Show To Avoid Stirring Tensions

Lauryn Hill
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11 Album Titles Kanye West Could Use For His Next LP

Kanye West
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Get Your Reusable Police Brutality Reaction Videos!

Reusable Police Brutality Reaction Video
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Floyd Mayweather Says He'd Fight Manny Pacquiao Again

Pacquiao
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Rihanna Steals The Show In A Gorgeous And Gigantic Gown At The Met Gala 2015

Rihanna
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All The Red Carpet Fashion From The 2015 Met Gala

Met Gala Red Carpet 2015
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Kim Kardashian Basically Wore A Beyoncé Dress To The Met Gala

Beyonce Kim Kardashian Met Gala Dresses
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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Are A Dream On The Met Gala 2015 Red Carpet

John Legend
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Attention, World: Waists Don't Need To Be 'Trained'

Waist Training
Instagram

How Diana Ross' Daughter Discovered Her Dad Was Berry Gordy

Rhonda Ross Berry Gordy
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It's Been A Year Since That Solange-Jay Z Elevator Fight

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Which Spurs Player Got The Most Drunk After They Lost To The Clippers?

Duncan
TMZ

Lauryn Hill's Acoustic Version Of 'Doo Wop (That Thing)' Is The Best Home Video

Lauryn Hill
Facebook

Floyd Mayweather Displays His Big, Fat $100 Million Check

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ESPN

This Is How Women REALLY Feel About Men In Shorts

Man Jean Shorts
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