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Rush Limbaugh Says Obama Treats Netanyahu Like He’s ‘One Of The Cops That Choked Eric Garner’

Rush Limbaugh Gives A Speech In Michigan

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed Congress on Tuesday morning, outlining his fears concerning a potential nuclear deal with Iran to thunderous applause from lawmakers. President Barack Obama, however, was not in attendance. The White House called the visit — orchestrated in part by Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) — a“breach of protocol,” and pre-emptively released details of ... Read More »

Israel’s Netanyahu draws rebuke from Obama over Iran speech to Congress

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned the United States on Tuesday that it was negotiating a bad deal with Iran that could spark a “nuclear nightmare,” drawing a rebuke from President Barack Obama and exposing a deepening U.S.-Israeli rift. They delivered dueling messages within hours of each other. Netanyahu made his case against Obama’s Iran diplomacy in a speech to ... Read More »

Chicago’s Black Voters Key As Jesus ‘Chuy’ Garcia Battles To Defeat Rahm Emanuel In Mayoral Race

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Campaign On Election Day

Winning more support from Chicago’s black community, which makes up about one third of the electorate, will be essential if Jesus “Chuy” Garcia is to cause one of the biggest political upsets of recent years by defeating incumbent Rahm Emanuel in a run-off and become Chicago’s first Hispanic mayor. He will need to overcome tensions between the black and Hispanic ... Read More »

Calif. School’s Black-Only Assembly Causes Uproar

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Officials at a Benicia school were doing damage control Tuesday after a well-intentioned teacher held an unauthorized Black History Month assembly, inviting only African-American students to attend. “It looks like segregation. Certainly does. It was,” Benicia Unified School District Superintendent Janice Adams said. “I understand how it looks and I’m very sorry for that, because that’s not the impression that ... Read More »

Secretary Moniz’s Energy Department Joins With Johnnetta Cole’s Art Museum to Focus on Minorities in STEM

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President Barack Obama’s administration is continuing a focused push to get more African Americans into the technology and energy sectors. The Department of Energy launched the Minorities in Energy Initiative in 2013 during National Hispanic Heritage Month, and on Wednesday the department sponsored a Minorities in Energy Initiative event at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African Art to discuss ... Read More »

Fla. Police Chief Fired After Arrest in Prostitution Sting

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Miami Gardens Police Chief Stephen Johnson, hired last May to rein in a department reeling from accusations of racial profiling, was fired Friday night after being arrested on a charge of soliciting a prostitute in Dania Beach. Michael Wright, a detective and police department spokesman, said Johnson was arrested at a Dania Beach motel during a sting operation conducted by ... Read More »

Deshawnda Bradley, #BlackLivesMatter and the Reminder That Self-Definition Is Essential to Our Survival

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When I think of the heroines and heroes of Black History Month, I notice the similarities they possessed between them before the differences: they were brave on behalf of many; they were ahead of their time – able to see things those around them had difficulty understanding and accepting; they asked for things that seemed so simple yet were made ... Read More »

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