Edward Williams
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Feb. 18, 2014

Jordan Davis Was Killed Because of America's Fear of Young Black Men

Michael Dunn wasn't found guilty of murder for one simple reason.

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Jan. 16, 2014

Black Gay Dads Shock the Internet by Being Normal

This image went viral for all the right reasons.
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Nov. 21, 2013

Harry Reid's 'Nuclear Option' is Exactly What the Founding Fathers Had in Mind

The U.S. Senate Rules required 60 votes to approve the President's executive and judicial nominees, but not anymore.
Oct. 11, 2013

Here's What I Say to My Fellow Black, Gay Men

For all that we are, we are also forever attempting to have our story told. On National Coming Out Day, I'm here to say "ME, TOO."
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Aug. 28, 2013

Civil Rights March: The One Part Of It That No One Remembers

Fifty years after the 1963 March on Washington, we still have not accomplished half of the goals of the original march.
July 15, 2013

George Zimmerman Jury to Black Men in America: You're Second-Class Citizens

The acquittal of George Zimmerman reminds black men that we are still America's problem.

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June 25, 2013

Supreme Court Voting Rights Act: Landmark Civil Rights Law Gutted in 5-4 Decision

Today, the Supreme Court gutted the 1965 Voting Rights Act and made a clear declaration that the court is no longer interested in what it views as racial issues of the past.
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June 25, 2013

Fisher v. University of Texas: Supreme Court Calls Halftime in the Affirmative Action Match

For now, affirmative action fights on for another day, but this is only halftime. There’s still a second half of the game left. Don’t leave before you see how it ends.
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June 16, 2013

Don Lemon to Millennials: "Get Off My Lawn"

During a Saturday segment on CNN Newsroom, Don Lemon and a guest took to stereotyping the millennial generation. How original!
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May 15, 2013

Fisher v. University Of Texas: SCOTUS Decisions Will Be a Turning Point For Our Nation

The Supreme Court will soon hand down its decision in Fisher v. University of Texas, and affirmative action will be changed in the United States regardless of who wins.
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April 18, 2013

Why Did the Senate Gun Bill Fail? Good People Did Nothing

Gun reform legislation failed in the Senate on Wednesday, and we are all to blame.

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Feb. 28, 2013

Justice Scalia Seeks to End Section 5 Of the Voting Rights Act

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Shelby County v. Holder and it looks like the end of a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.
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Jan. 16, 2013

President Obama is Not the Realization Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream

A recent 'Washington Post' article equates President Obama to the realization of Dr. King's dream. This position undermines Dr. King's dream as well as the continued struggle of black Americans.
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Dec. 15, 2012

Sandy Hook Shooting: The Right Questions to Start an Overdue Conversation

This article seeks to start a conversation about how we ensure that what happened at Sandy Hook Elementary never happens again.
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Nov. 7, 2012

Who Won the Election: Obama Win Means Republicans Should Rethink Strategy

Tonight's election means the end of the Republican Party as we know it.
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Nov. 6, 2012

Virginia Election Results LIVE: Obama up with 93% Reporting

Stay tuned here for all of the news and updates on the state of Virginia during the 2012 Presidential Election.

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Nov. 2, 2012

Presidential Polls 2012: Romney Momentum is Gone, Obama is Ahead Again With 4 Days Left

President Obama is leading in the Real Clear Politics poll of polls for the first time since the first presidential debate. Romney's momentum is gone and Obama is preparing for a second term.
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Nov. 2, 2012

Real Unemployment Explained: What You Really Need to Know About Friday's Jobs Numbers

Overall, Friday's jobs numbers are good news for the economy. The unemployment rate has ticked up by 0.1, but for a good reason, more people want jobs.
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Oct. 22, 2012

Debate Winner: President Obama Wins, Because Romney Agrees With Everything

President Obama handedly won the final presidential debate on Monday night, aided heavily by Romney's constant agreement.
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Oct. 22, 2012

Who Won the Presidential Debate: President Obama

Stay tuned to this live blog for updates on the final Presidential debate live from Boca Raton, Florida.