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[Listen] Martin Luther King, 50 Years Ago, on Vietnam

On the national holiday celebrating Rev. Martin Luther King, we remember when he spoke in New York, explaining why the Vietnam War was immoral to wage.

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Black History / By #teamEBONY

[Listen] Martin Luther King, 50 Years Ago, on Vietnam

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New Birth Bishop Eddie Long Dead at 63

Entertainment & Culture / By Britni Danielle

EXCLUSIVE: Jenifer Lewis Says She Was Conned by Ex-Lover

On this day

... 1927

On this day in 1927, Eartha Kitt was born in North, South Carolina.

President

News & Views / Opinion

First Black President? Why Stop at Just One?

BY Terrence L. Moore

I have shed my last tear over President Obama, now I’m mad. I was getting annoyed watching his farewell address. Not at him –... [read more]

steve harvey donald trump

News & Views / Politics

Steve Harvey Talks ‘Positive Change in Inner Cities’ With President-elect Trump

BY #teamEBONY

Comedian and “Family Feud” host Steve Harvey met with President-elect Donald Trump at his palatial Trump Tower in New York to discuss matters concerning... [read more]

Chicago

News & Views

5 Standout Issues from the Justice Department’s Report on the Chicago Police

by #teamEBONY

The Justice Department has released findings that show use of excessive force on the part of Chicago police officers, and says in too many incidents,... [read more]

o girls

Entertainment & Culture

Sneak Peek: ‘O Girls,’ Which Introduces Grads of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls

by #TeamEBOY

If there’s one thing Oprah Winfrey is passionate about it’s education. That’s why she founded the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in 2007... [read more]

Bush Sisters Pen Open Letter to Sasha, Malia Obama

News & Views / Influencers

Bush Sisters Pen Open Letter to Sasha, Malia Obama

BY #teamEBONY

As we regretfully count down the remaining days of President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama’s time in the White House, many are... [read more]

Sessions

News & Views / Politics

Why We Should Remember What Jeff Sessions Neglected to Mention

BY Kristen Clarke

During the Senate confirmation hearings for U.S. Attorney General this week, the things President-elect Trump’s designee Jeff Sessions said carry as much weight as... [read more]

Justice Department: CPD Violated Constitutional Rights

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Justice Department: CPD Violated Constitutional Rights

by #teamEBONY

On Friday, the Department of Justice will released the results of a 13-month federal investigation on the Chicago Police Department that sources say found... [read more]

Coretta Scott King Warned Us About Jeff Sessions In 1986

News & Views

Coretta Scott King Warned Us About Jeff Sessions In 1986

by #TeamEBONY

A few months ago, we highlighted that President-elect Trump’s pick for Attorney General, Alabama GOP Sen. Jeff Sessions, has been cause for alarm, particularly... [read more]

ACA

News & Views / Politics

[YOU SHOULD KNOW] The Senate Affordable Care Act Repeal Vote

by #teamEBONY

While America was sleeping, the GOP was hard at work trying to dismantle the signature policy accomplishment of the Obama Administration: the Affordable Care... [read more]

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