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Women’s Marches Draw Armies of Unified Voices in Multiple Cities

Shouting protests against the negative rhetoric they heard in President Trump's campaign women and men came out to send a message to the new administration.

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Women’s Marches Draw Armies of Unified Voices in Multiple Cities

News & Views / By Wendy L. Wilson

Women Marching for Justice in a New Era: A Chat With Activist Tamika Mallory

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Sonia Sanchez, Danny Glover, and Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr. Weigh In on Life Under Trump

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On this day in 1931, Father of Soul Music, Sam Cook was born.

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News & Views / Social Justice & Activism

Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris’ Open Letter to US: ‘There Are No More Excuses’

BY A.J. Springer

Recently, hip hop superstar Tip “T.I.” Harris penned letters to President Obama, which appeared in The New York Times and to incoming President Donald... [read more]

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Trump Nixes Civil Rights, Health Care from White House Website

BY #teamEBONY

The incoming Trump administration wasted no time posting its platform on the White House website — which it did almost to the second Donald... [read more]

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Freddie Gray Case Still in Limbo as Justice Department Changes Hands

by #teamEBONY

As U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch leaves office, one of the major cases of her tenure remains unresolved: the Justice Department’s civil rights investigation... [read more]

[App Addict] Recreate Red Carpet Looks With GlamScout

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[App Addict] Recreate Red Carpet Looks With GlamScout

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Award season is upon us and while many flock to the internet to review red-carpet style, for others, it’s the make-up, not the gowns,... [read more]

The Peace Ball Was an Injection of Post-Obama Hope

Entertainment & Culture

The Peace Ball Was an Injection of Post-Obama Hope

BY Janelle Harris

One thing Washington, D.C., loves is an inaugural ball. They are a quadrennial reason for the city’s real politicos, armchair experts, Capitol Hill name-droppers,... [read more]

The Miseducation of Betsy DeVos

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The Miseducation of Betsy DeVos

BY Terrence Chappell

The miseducation of Betsy DeVos, Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education, could mean the disenfranchisement of millions, particularly people of color. This past Tuesday,... [read more]

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News & Views / Social Justice & Activism

Inauguration 2017: Restaurant Windows Smashed, Police Use Pepper Spray on Protesters

by #teamEBONY

Police officers in Washington have resorted to using pepper spray to quell violent downtown Washington protests during the 2017 presidential inauguration for Donald Trump.... [read more]

“Insecure’s” Jay Ellis Confronts Child Slavery in Indie Film

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

“Insecure’s” Jay Ellis Confronts Child Slavery in Indie Film

by LaToya Cross

'Insecure' actor Jay Ellis confronts child slavery in Ghana with a starring role in Leila Djansi's latest film [read more]

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time For A Different Kind Of Politics

News & Views / Politics

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time For A Different Kind Of Politics

by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

I’m from Mississippi. The night Donald Trump was elected president, my first reaction was, Look at what these White folks have done. The second... [read more]

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