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Spelhouse Students Go On Hunger Strike for Better Meal Plans

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A group of Spelman and Morehouse College students are on a hunger strike, in an attempt to change school policy and allow the donation...

Howard Alum Sen. Kamala Harris Blasts President Trump In A Series Of Tweets

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Senator Kamala Harris blasted President Donald Trump and the White House on Friday due to the government shutdown, stating that this shutdown was avoidable. https://twitter.com/kamalaharris/status/954585769129201665 Sen....

Racism Is Why Black Colleges Have To Pay More For Loans Than Other Schools

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It’s expensive to be poor. And few places in higher education feel that more acutely than historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), where endowments are typically...

This Howard Alumna Was Racially Profiled at Victoria’s Secret

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The list of racist retail incidents across the nation just got its latest addition after a Howard University graduate detailed the racial profiling horror...

The Root: ‘Report Finds Some HBCUs Graduating Less Than 1 Out Of 5 Freshmen...

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The Root recently reported an alarming finding about HBCUs in an article, after coming across a new report by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that shows...

Central State University Grad Omarosa: DeVos Said Black Students Don’t Have ‘Capacity To Understand’...

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Stating that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos once said students who booed her at a historically black college lacked the “capacity to understand” what the...

Betsy DeVos Tries to Apologize for Her HBCU Comments

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Betsy DeVos, the top education administrator in the country, is still trying to figure out what the word “choice” means. The Secretary of Education spoke to...

Howard University Sit-in Stretches On As Students Keep Up Demands

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Students at Howard University, a historically black university in Washington, D.C., are entering the fourth day of their sit-in as they negotiate their demands...

Shooter At Large After Killing 2 Men At Grambling State University

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Authorities are trying to find the person who fatally shot two young men at Grambling State University early Wednesday morning. One victim was identified as...

Inside The Tense, Unusual HBCU-White House Relationship

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Last year, Omarosa Manigault-Newman wanted Howard University — the historically black school known as “The Mecca” — to welcome Donald J. Trump. The prospect of...