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Why I’ve Lost All Respect for Ben Carson

Notable neurosurgeon believes being gay is "absolutely" a choice

Who is the King of Today’s Civil Rights Movement?

This reader believes we don't need a leader

Talk Back: I Am Not a Single Story

Reader shares why she will not be reduced to a stereotype

Jackie Robinson West: Still Champions

JET readers sound off in support of JRW

Break Silence on Mental Health, Black Women

Opinion: Let Bobbi Kristina, Karyn Washington, others be a warning

Talk Back: How Women Can Find Love

Readers shares the key to finding lasting partnership

Talk Back: Damaged, A Hair Story

Reader poetically describes straight-hair struggle

Talk Back: A New Take on “Pretty Face” Selfies

Reader challenges us to look at "pretty" with new perspective

Talk Back: Stop Skin Shade, Texture Shaming

Reader's video shares how bullying ruined her adolescence

Talk Back: Blacks Partly to Blame for Troubles

Reader suggests self-help solutions for the larger community

Talk Back: Make “I Love Myself” the New Hip-Hop Trend

Reader suggests the thought-provoking Kendrick Lamar deserves more spins

Talk Back: Don’t Let Your Kids Be Darren Wilson

Opinion: Reader calls respectability politics a "mirage"

Talk Back: A Case for Economic Activism

Reader suggests we start with Black Friday and go from there