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Lumumba on Education

The United States Military Academy at West Point is looking into whether 16 black female cadets violated rules against political expression by taking a photo in uniform with their fists in the air, an academy official told the Army Times. The photo features the women, all of whom are on the verge of completing their final year, posing in front of the campus’ oldest barracks building in dress uniforms. Photos like this are apparently common at West Point as an homage to old-fashioned military

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Huckabee Claims Confederate Flag is not A Presidential Issue – Says He Won’t Be Baited

The only time I saw Kanye West perform, he came onstage very, very late. I was covered in dirt and sweat, as most Bonnaroo Music Festival attendees are, but I was determined to hear my favorite album of the past few years, “Graduation,” performed IRL. Kanye’s show was slated to begin at 2 a.m., so my friend and I straggled near the stage around 1:30, debating whether or not “Stronger” would make for a better opener or encore. This was good enough fodder to last us through about 2:30, and by

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Mayor Dellums, Rep. Lee Snubbed At Oakland Police Funera…

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UK Premier Hosts Talks On Scottish Voting Rights

Our nation, it seems, has descended into ugliness. Presidential debates are more like barroom brawls. The comments sections of most news sites are a cesspool of hatred, name-calling and fear. When President Barack Obama exuberantly calls out, “Let’s make America the country that cures cancer once and for all!” his “opponents” seem unable to find even enough goodwill to applaud that. (How one can be opposed to curing cancer is beyond me.) The open-air hostility snaking through the country
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UK Premier Hosts Talks On Scottish Voting Rights

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy. Scroll down to read the latest batch and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter for more! Don’t ask me if I’ve seen a new movie. I have four little girls. If there wasn’t a singing princess in it, the answer is no. – Exploding Unicorn (@XplodingUnicorn) January 11, 2016 BABY BOSS: we need to talk about your
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