Why the 13th Amendment Enslaves African-Americans — politiculture today

Amendment XIII Section 1. Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction. The Thirteenth Amendment, ratified in 1865, formally abolished slavery in the United States. And yet, slavery exists today for […]

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LeBron James’ Akron I Promise School is Finding Success in Its Students — 93.1 WZAK

The school’s test scores as a whole improved at a rate higher that 99 percent of all schools nationally. Less than a year ago, NBA superstar LeBron James’ I PROMISE School opened in his hometown of Akron, touting itself as a new way of teaching the city’s at-risk students. Now, winter test scores appear to…

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Kansas City Woman Gets Botched Eyebrows That She Was Struggling to Fix — 93.1 WZAK

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A warning to anyone considering microblading: make sure the person touching your eyebrows knows what they’re doing. Jami Ledbetter was born without eyebrows, so she was excited when her daughters bought her a Groupon to have them microbladed in November. However, that excitement soon turned to horror when she looked in the…

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