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Jesse Williams on Freddie Gray Dismissals: What’s the Point of Law?

The Grey’s Anatomy star asks some hard questions after charges were dropped against police officers involved in Freddy Gray’s death

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Jesse Williams on Freddie Gray Dismissals: What’s the Point of Law?

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2016 Democratic National Convention Day 2

Democrats Send Out Social Justice Message in Philly

Entertainment & Culture / By Marissa Charles
[Goal Oriented] Carmelo Anthony, Making a Space to Listen

[Goal Oriented] Carmelo Anthony, Making a Space to Listen

On this day

1868

On this day in 1868, Congress adopted the 14th amendment granting citizenship to Blacks.

Stars Set for Night 3 of DNC

News & Views / Politics

Stars Set for Night 3 of DNC

BY Richard Fowler

The Democratic National Convention has swung from turmoil to unity, from cheers to boos, from laughter to tears, and there will be a lot more Wednesday… [read more]

NAACP Legal Defense Fund Says it is 'Deeply Disappointed' by Gray Decision

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NAACP Legal Defense Fund Says it is 'Deeply Disappointed' by Gray Decision

BY #teamEBONY

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund said it was "deeply disappointed" by prosecutors' decision to clear all remaining charges against the Baltimore… [read more]

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

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Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

by Charles Robinson

The streets of Philadelphia were quieter early Wednesday than they were on Tuesday as only a few small demonstrations took place downtown and no marches… [read more]

Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

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Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

BY #teamEBONY

Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing… [read more]

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'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

BY Richard Fowler

The mothers of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Sandra Bland, Oscar Grant, Hadiya Pendelton, Jordan Davis and Dontre Hamilton took to the… [read more]

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Life / Travel

Explore London’s Grown and Sexy Side

BY Danielle T. Pointdujour

Unless you’ve been under a rock lately, you’ve heard the news of the United Kingdom’s decision to [read more]

Dems Nominate Clinton for President -- With Sanders' Help

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Dems Nominate Clinton for President -- With Sanders' Help

BY Richard Fowler

The Democratic Party made it official and selected Hillary Clinton as their nominee for president -- the first woman ever… [read more]

'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

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'Blaxit' May Be on the Minds of Some...But Michelle Brings Us Home

BY Chelcee Johns

Sitting here in a small studio in Bali, Indonesia, where I have lived for the past six months, I am currently staining the gray sleeves of my sweater… [read more]

[Black Mental Health Awareness] Confronting Depression

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[Black Mental Health Awareness] Confronting Depression

BY BestiesMD

In the current times filled with racial tensions, unnecessary deaths and terrorist attacks, it's easy to dismiss your feelings as appropriate… [read more]

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