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Trump Nixes Civil Rights, Health Care from White House Website

President Trump jumped right in erasing any trace of his predecessor from the White House website and even seemingly threatened social justice movements

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News & Views / By #teamEBONY

Trump Nixes Civil Rights, Health Care from White House Website

Entertainment & Culture / By Janelle Harris

The Peace Ball Was an Injection of Post-Obama Hope

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The Miseducation of Betsy DeVos

On this day

...1986

On this day in 1986, first national Martin Luther King Jr. holiday was celebrated.

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Entertainment & Culture

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

BY #TeamEBONY

Donald Trump is officially the 45th president of the United States, and for many Black Americans, that fact is alarming. Just today we’ve seen... [read more]

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News & Views

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]

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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]

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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]

[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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Style

The History of Cornrows

by Princess Gabbara

“Boxer braids,” “KKW braids,” and “Birthday braids” are the cutesy terms used to describe cornrows whenever they’re worn by Kim Kardashian or Kylie Jenner... [read more]

Ladies, Stop Saying Men Don’t Want Educated Women

Love & Sex / Dating

Ladies, Stop Saying Men Don’t Want Educated Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Over the past century, women have fought for and achieved massive societal advances. Although we’ve yet to become a society that is even close to... [read more]

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