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Staff Writer Takes Blame for Melania Trump Plagiarism

Meredith McIver: “I apologize for the confusion and hysteria my mistake has caused.”

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Study Suggests That Fracking May Worsen Asthma

People who live close to drilling sites are more likely to be treated to asthma than those farther away.

People march on Hollywood Boulevard in protest of the decision in New York not to indict a police officer involved in the chokehold death of Eric Garner on December 6, 2014, in  Los Angeles.

READ: Police Brutality is a Part of the Environmental Justice Fight

This CityLab piece shows just how the environmental injustices Black people face exacerbate the severity of police violence.

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Arts & Culture

Beauty Break: Artist Shani Crowe on Preserving the True Roots of Braids and Cornrows

Islamophobia

CAIR Distributes 'Islamophobin,' A Fake Cure for Islamophobia, at RNC

Police Violence

Why It's Dangerous to Lump All Black Activists Under the 'Black Lives Matter' Banner