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  • 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 […]

  • Is Emailing & Texting Making Society Less People-Friendly?

    Jun 30, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Have you noticed that people are becoming more and more cynical, stoic and just … just… grimy all of a sudden?  There used to be a time when people had better social skills and manners. They didn’t cut you off in traffic, swerve into your lane while yapping on their cell phone, then flip you the […]