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Dallas Shooter Showed PTSD Signs, But Little Was Done

The soldier who killed five policemen at a Dallas demonstration was in the midst of seeking psychological help, but somewhere it stopped

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Dallas Shooter Showed PTSD Signs, But Little Was Done

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Ferguson Attorneys Attempt to Block Release of Mike Brown Photos

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A Ringside Seat to the Best Fights…and Treating the Bruises Afterward

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On this day in 2001, singer Aaliyah was killed in a plane crash.

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Entertainment & Culture

Coming Soon: Prince’s Paisley Park Museum Experience !

BY LaToya Cross

The doors to the 'Purple One's' home is becoming a tourist spot [read more]

Get Ready! Harriet Tubman is Coming to Season 2 of ‘Underground’

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

Get Ready! Harriet Tubman is Coming to Season 2 of ‘Underground’

BY Britni Danielle

Underground fans rejoice! Iconic abolitionist Harriet Tubman will be leading the way when season two of the WGN America hit drama returns to TV next year.... [read more]

Activists Call for Facebook to Adopt ‘Anti-Censorship’ Policy

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Activists Call for Facebook to Adopt ‘Anti-Censorship’ Policy

by Shantell E. Jamison

A collective of activists sent an open letter to Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg asking him to implement an “anti-censorship policy” at the company for... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Harry Belafonte on Nate Parker Controversy: ‘I Don’t Know What the Truth Is’

by Team Ebony

Actor and activist Harry Belafonte has weighed in on the controversy swirling around Birth of a Nation star Nate Parker. Earlier this year, many pegged... [read more]

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News & Views / What's Happening Now

Judge Finds Bias in Ferguson-Florissant School District Elections

BY Team Ebony

A federal judge ruled Monday that the process of electing school board members for a district that includes Ferguson, Missouri, is biased against black... [read more]

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Forming a Black Firearms Movement in Today’s Climate

BY Ryan K. Smith

On a May afternoon at the “Solutionary License to Carry Drive” at the Philadelphia Firearms Academy, men and women filed inside, where they walked... [read more]

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The History of Box Braids

by Princess Gabbara

Do you remember when syndicated radio host Don Imus referred to the Rutgers women’s basketball team as “nappy-headed hoes” back in 2007? Sure, this... [read more]

Black Man Calls to Report Robbery, Ends Up Shot By Police

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Black Man Calls to Report Robbery, Ends Up Shot By Police

by Team Ebony

A 48-year-old homeowner is recovering after being shot by an Indianapolis police officer after reporting a robbery. ABC 6 reports that the man, identified as... [read more]

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Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Jesse Williams Destroys White Lives Matter Protesters in One Tweet

by Team Ebony

Sunday, a group of White Lives Matter protesters staged a demonstration outside of a NAACP office in Houston, Texas. The group, which was armed with... [read more]

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