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  • Professor Compares Blacks to Asians: ‘Asians Didn’t Feel Sorry for Themselves’

    May 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *A white Duke University professor criticized for an online post comparing blacks and Asians said Monday that pointing out his view of how the groups have performed in the U.S. over the past decades does not make him a racist. Political science professor Jerry Hough has been dragged for a response he posted in the […]

  • Duke University Investigating Noose on Campus; Students March

    Apr 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Duke administrators and police are trying to determine who hung a noose from a tree on campus, what the school president described Wednesday as a vicious symbol in a region where lynchings were once used to terrorize black residents, reports the Associated Press. President Richard Brodhead told a crowd of several thousand gathered in front […]

  • Noose Found Hanging from Tree at Duke University

    Apr 1, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    They’re still hanging nooses from trees….. Look how far we’ve come. #Duke #ShutItDown pic.twitter.com/EzVeQIlBlR — Dustin J. Pickett (@DPickett12) April 1, 2015 *A noose was found hanging from a tree near the student union at Duke University on Wednesday. The Washington Post reports that the school has been mired in racial tensions in recent days […]

  • New Study Finds African Americans Undisciplined and Addicted to Soul Food?

    Sep 21, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *The human body is a mysterious, resilient shell that is in a constant state of time-delayed metamorphosis throughout our lives. So, as researchers and scientists race to figure out what they will never know completely about the body, we are subject to a constant barrage of studies and/or reports on our health….our ever-changing health. Now […]

  • Jalen Rose and Grant Hill Talk it Out

    May 18, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *After the release of the controversial ESPN documentary, “Fab Five,” a lot of drama and tension was generated between Jalen Rose and Grant Hill. In the movie, Rose, a former Michigan basketball player, said his teammates had resentment toward Hill and his school, saying that Duke only recruited Black guys who were “Uncle Toms.” A […]

  • Who’s the ‘Authentic’ Black Man … Jalen Rose or Grant Hill?

    Mar 20, 11 by EurPublisher 21 Comments

    *Jalen Rose grew up poor in Detroit, the son of single mom and an NBA player he never met. He helped transform basketball culture as a member of Michigan’s iconic Fab Five team, then earned more than $100 million as a pro baller. Grant Hill came up wealthy in the D.C. suburbs, the child of […]