BLACK VOICES
09/18/2014 09:40 am ET Updated Sep 18, 2014

4 Black People Receive the MacArthur ‘Genius' Grant

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Four black Americans will be among those receiving a no-strings-attached, $625,000 stipend—paid out in installments over the next five years—to keep doing what they do best: being geniuses.

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