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Applying the C.R.A.A.P. Test is a good way to evaluate the quality and value of a source (book, article, website, etc.) before the information. C.R.A.P. stands for:
C.Currency (when was the article published?)
R.Relevance (does it supply information that you need?)
A.Accuracy (is the information consistent with other sources and what you already know? Are there grammatical, spelling or typographical errors?)
A.Authority (the source of the information...are they qualified to speak on their topic? is evidence provided to support the argument? Is the website a .edu? .org? .com?)
P.Purpose/Point of View (the reason the information exists...does it inform, argue, entertain, persuade, promote a point of view?)


Black Victim of Car Accident Seeks Help and is Shot to Death Instead


19 Year Old Young Lady Shot In Back of Head

Details Emerge in Shooting Death of Woman

Protest Planned For Teenage Girl Shot To Death

Who Is Theodore Wafer? All About The Detroit Man Who Shot and Killed Renisha McBride


White Police Shoot Unarmed Black Man Multiple Times


Police officer charged in fatal shooting of unarmed man who had just survived car accident

Charlotte police kill ex-FAMU player who may have been running to them for help

Police: Officer shot unarmed ex-FAMU football player Jonathan A. Ferrell 10 times

JONATHAN FERRELL DEATH: EX-FLORIDA A&M FOOTBALL PLAYER KILLED BY N.C. COP DIED OF MULTIPLE GUNSHOT WOUNDS, REPORT SAYS

Former A&M Player Shot to Death By Police

Jonathan Ferrell Unarmed





White Neighborhood Watch Participant Shoots Black Man to Death


Trayvon Martin Biography

The Facts in the Zimmerman Trial

Right-Wing media React to Obama's Trayvon Martin Remarks

State of Florida v. George Zimmerman

TIMELINE: HOW THE PRESS PROSECUTED ZIMMERMAN WHILE STOKING RACIAL TENSIONS


University of Alabama Sororities Refuse Black Students


Sororities Investigating Segregation

Integrating Sorority Row

At least Four Sororities at the University of Alabama Won't Allow Black Students to Pledge

The Final Barrier: 50 years later, segregation still exists

Black students invited to pledge Alabama sororities

White Candidate Pretends He Is Black to Win Election


Texas Anti-LGBT Crusader Wins Election

Houston LGBT Hater Dave Wilson Masquerades As Black Person To Get Elected

White Candidate Defends Campaign Fliers Implying He’s Black

White Candidate Pretends He Is Black to Win Election

White Anti-Gay Activist Wins Election After Pretending To Be Black

Republican wins election by pretending to be Black

Rush Limbaugh Criticizes Oprah: She Calls Joe Wilson Racist


The Oprah Didn't Expect Pushback

Rush Limbaugh Attacks Oprah Over Obama, Race Comments (AUDIO)

Rightwing News

Oprah: Obama Faces Opposition Because of Racism

Rush Destroys Oprah: ‘How The Hell Did You Become Who You Are’ If Obama Faces Racism?

LIMBAUGH GOES OFF ON OPRAH OVER RACISM CHARGE: ‘IT’S BECAUSE HE WAS LYING, OPRAH!’

Young Boy Wears Ku Klux Klan Costume for Halloween


Carigsville, Virginia, Ku Klux Klan

A KKK-razy Halloween costume

KKK Imperial Wizard Hates to See Kids in Klan Costumes: 'There's No Respect'

Mother Responds to Controversy

Backlash emerges at parents who allowed child to dress as Klansman for Halloween


Paula Deen Says the N-word


The View: Paula Deen Apologizes

Opinion: Half-baked apology is recipe for racial indigestion

Celeb chef Paula Deen admits using 'N word'

Oprah Talks Paula Deen N-Word Backlash: Southern Chef Represents "Millions of People Who Have Used That Word"

Paula Deen Uses the N-Word: 8 Shocking Details From Her Deposition

Neo-Nazis Stage Rally on Kristallnacht Anniversay


Hundreds protest neo-Nazi group's Kristallnacht rally

Neo-Nazis Rally in Kansas City on Kristallnacht Anniversary

Hundreds protest neo-Nazi group's Kristallnacht rally

Kristallnacht

Kristallnach


Florida School With a Primarily Black Student Popluation Considers Renaming High School After a Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard


School Named For Former KKK Leader Reconsiders Its Legacy

Florida must rename school named after the first grand wizard of the KKK

KKK asks panel to keep school named after ‘grand wizard’ of white-supremacist group


Ten Black Contestants Sue American Idol for Discrimiation


'American Idol' Racism Lawsuit: Reality Show Accused Of Racial Discrimination By 10 Former Contestants

American Idol' Discrimination Suit Moves Forward

Racism? American Idol Lawsuit Offends Former Black Contestant

‘American Idol’ Hit With $250 Million Racism Lawsuit

In a motion to dismiss, the producers say the show features enough African-Americans, is protected by the First Amendment and isn't a "rigged contest."


Newspaper Columnist Comments on New York Mayor's Black Wife and Biracial Children


Boing Boing On Richard Cohen's gag reflex

Which “Represses Your Gag Reflex

Twitter is on !0

Washington Post columnist says NYC mayor’s biracial family makes ‘conventional’ people ‘gag’ (UPDATE: Cohen responds)

Washington Post Columnist’s Bizarre Passage About Interracial Marriage and ‘Gag Reflexes’


Miami Dolphins Football Player, Richie Incognito, Accused of Harassing Team Members and Staff


Report: Richie Incognito, Dolphins players harassed team staffer

Richie Incognito: 'I am not a racist'

Richie Incognito suspended indefinitely for alleged harassment of Jonathan Martin

Does NFL Bullying Run Deeper Than Racist Taunts?

GOOD GRIEVANCE! Incognito files suit against Dolphins