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Medical News Today: Sitting At Home Or At Work: Which Is Worse For Heart Health?

New research in an African American cohort suggests that not all types of sedentary behavior are equally risky for cardiovascular health.
Related topics: Medical Research, Cardiology

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Leaked Wayfair Documents Reveal Massive Racial Disparity In Company Leadership As It Grapples With...

Leaked internal data shows that Wayfair's leadership is 79% white, according to a survey released in March.  Just 3% identified as Hispanic or Latino, 1% identified as black or African American, and 15% identified as Asian, according to data shared...
Related topics: Polls

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Secrets Kept By The 'gone Dead' Haunt The Living

Chanelle Benz's debut novel follows a woman digging into the death of her father, a celebrated African American writer who abandoned his family — and died in a mysterious accident not long after.(Image credit: Beth Novey/NPR)

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Rare Civil War Vestige Memorializes The Little-known Story Of African American Soldiers

A rare artifact of the Civil War that was carried into battle by an African American regiment has been purchased at a historic price by the Atlanta History Center. A regimental flag of the 127th United States Colored Troops that was acquired by...

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Ben Stein: Black People Have A ‘very Deep Attachment’ To Feeling Like ‘they’ve Been...

On Monday’s edition of Fox Business’ “Trish Regan Primetime,” conservative writer and actor Ben Stein complained about how African-Americans refuse to be grateful for what President Donald Trump is doing for them because they...
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Why Angry Residents Blasted Pete Buttigieg At A Town Hall

A fatal police shooting has highlighted long-standing tensions between the police department and the city's African American community
Related topics: Police

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Suicide Rates Are Rising Significantly Among African American Teens

A large-scale study from The University of Toledo of young African Americans who have attempted or died by suicide suggests there is a greater need for mental health services in urban school districts, and that we need to do a better job in...
Related topics: Medical Research

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How The Media Will Pick The Next Democratic Presidential Candidate

John EllisMayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., a Democratic presidential hopeful, speaks to reporters at the African-American Leadership Council Summit in Atlanta, June 6. More than most of his 2020 rivals, Buttigieg grasped that the early...

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Bet+ Streaming Service Launches This Fall With Tyler Perry's Help

The rumor was true -- BET is launching a streaming service. The newly official BET+ is due to launch in the fall and will work closely with Tyler Perry Studios to offer a host of African American-focused on-demand video to subscribers. In addition...
Related topics: Entertainment Videos

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Kavanaugh: Attorney Was "relentless, Determined" To Keep African Americans Off Curtis...

The Supreme Court has sided with Curtis Flowers, a man who was tried six times for the same quadruple murder by the same prosecutor. The justices ruled in favor of his jury discrimination case on Friday and tosses out his conviction; Justice...

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Pete Buttigieg Facing Criticism After Police Shooting Of African American Man

South Bend mayor and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg faced his constituents at a tense town hall Sunday afternoon following the fatal shooting one week ago of Eric Logan, an African American man, by South Bend Police Sgt. Ryan...
Related topics: Police

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The Gop Despises The ‘reparations’ Hearings Because They Expose A Horrifying Secret About...

What’s most potentially transformative about Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee’s proposed bill H.R. 40 to establish a commission to study and develop reparation proposals for African-Americans is the no-holds-barred inquiry it promises. While the...

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How To Watch The 2019 Bet Awards

The 19th Annual BET Awards take place today at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles. The show, which celebrates African-American achievement in music, movies and sports, will be hosted by Girls Trip and Black Monday actress Regina Hall....

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‘the Black Vote Is Not Monolithic’: 2020 Democrats Find Split Preferences In South Carolina

Though many African-Americans in South Carolina have favored Joseph R. Biden Jr. they are taking a hard look at several other candidates and considering all issues, not just race.
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Supreme Court Orders New Trial For Death Row Inmate Due To Tainted Jury

On Friday, the Supreme Court reversed the death sentence of a Mississippi man and remanded his case on the ground that the prosecutor in the case had unconstitutionally excluded African-Americans from the jury: WASHINGTON — Doug Evans, a...

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School In San Francisco To Cover George Washington Mural That ‘traumatizes’ Students

"due to complaints that it’s offensive and demeaning to Native Americans and African Americans"

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Justice Thomas Just Handed Down An Opinion That Would Make It Legal To Kick Black People Off Juries

The Supreme Court just undid the work of a prosecutor whose astounding incompetence was matched only by his racism. This prosecutor somehow managed to try Curtis Flowers, an African American man from Mississippi, six times for the same murders...

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Laura Ingraham Scoffs At Political Worldview Of Reparations: ‘no Do-overs…we Won, You Lost....

On her podcast show, conservative pundit Laura Ingraham scoffed at the notion of paying reparations to African-Americans who are descendants of slaves or who suffered under the racist oppression of Jim Crow laws. “People would argue, and I...
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Study Of Multiethnic Genomes Identifies 27 Genetic Variants Associated With Disease

Researchers have identified 27 new genomic variants associated with conditions such as blood pressure, type II diabetes, cigarette use and chronic kidney disease in diverse populations. The team collected data from 49,839 African-American,...
Related topics: Medical Research, Genetics, Kidney Disease, Genomics, Blood Pressure, Diabetes

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Rice Shuts Down Nbc Claim Race Relations ‘worse’ Under Trump

During an interview with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for the Third Hour Today show on Thursday, NBC reporter Sheinelle Jones grilled the prominent African American Republican on whether race relations were “worse” under...
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