News & Views / by Anthony Asadullah Samad

Trump’s ‘What Have You Got to Lose’ Offers Little Incentive

[Opinion] The GOP candidate's question isn't an attractive proposition for Black voters

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News & Views / By Anthony Asadullah Samad

Trump’s ‘What Have You Got to Lose’ Offers Little Incentive

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On this day in 1972, comedian Chris Tucker was born in Atlanta, Georgia.

Willow and Jaden Smith

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Willow and Jaden Smith Open Up About Life Beyond Social Media

BY Melissa Kimble

During a time where police brutality, gender inequality, and attempts to squander our freedom of expression run rampant, it’s great to see Black people who #shareblackjoy. Especially... [read more]

Man Arrested After Alleged Threat Against President Obama

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Man Arrested After Alleged Threat Against President Obama

BY Team Ebony

Federal authorities have arrested a Massachusetts man who they say threatened to kill President Obama, bomb several police stations and attack a mosque. Joseph Garguilo,... [read more]

Black Male Masculinity Isn’t Under Attack, Misogynoir Is

Lifestyle / Society

Black Male Masculinity Isn’t Under Attack, Misogynoir Is

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Lately, I’ve noticed that many of my e-friends and e-acquaintances have been engaging in a lot of heated discussions about masculinity. I’ve also noticed... [read more]

Demanding Quality Education for Your Child Is Your Right

News & Views / Education

Demanding Quality Education for Your Child Is Your Right

by Charles Cole III / Education Post

Recently, the NAACP called for a moratorium on charter schools, which would deal a blow to African-American families and their right to school choice. There are... [read more]

Colin Kaepernick: When Not Standing Really Means Taking a Bigger Stand

News & Views

Colin Kaepernick: When Not Standing Really Means Taking a Bigger Stand

BY Marcus Lamar

Be careful what you wish for or you just might get it. We live in a social climate where freedom of speech is halfheartedly... [read more]

Man Shoots, Kills Woman After Car Wreck

News & Views / What's Happening Now

Man Shoots, Kills Woman After Car Wreck

BY Shantell E. Jamison

Police in Solon, Ohio have identified the man accused of fatally shooting a woman after their two cars crashed at a busy intersection Saturday.... [read more]

Pretoria Girls High

News & Views / Social Justice & Activism

Black Girls Shouldn’t Have to Protest to Wear Their Natural Hair

by LaSha

I was in the 7th grade the first time I learned about the Soweto Uprising, the 1976 protest of South African high school students against the... [read more]

Keep Martin Luther King Jr.’s Name Out of Your Mouth

News & Views / Opinion

Keep Martin Luther King Jr.’s Name Out of Your Mouth

by Michael Harriot

There must always be rules. Whether chasing a suspected criminal or watching the hero of a movie hunt down his sworn enemy, everyone knows... [read more]

2 Suspects in Custody for Murder of Dwyane Wade’s Cousin

News & Views / What's Happening Now

2 Suspects in Custody for Murder of Dwyane Wade’s Cousin

by Shantell E. Jamison

Two brothers who were on parole for prior criminal activity have been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of NBA star Dwyane... [read more]

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