Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

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Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

Officer Peter Liang's fate is expected to be decided on Tuesday.

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Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

Akai Gurley: Jurors to Deliberate on Officer-Involved Shooting

Life / By Donna Battle Pierce
Fat Tuesday Jambalaya Recipe (& History Lesson)

Fat Tuesday Jambalaya Recipe (& History Lesson)

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[IN MY LIFETIME] Van Jones Remembers the Rodney King Verdicts

[IN MY LIFETIME] Van Jones Remembers the Rodney King Verdicts

On this day

... 1944

On this day in 1944, Novelist Alice Walker was born in Eatonton, Georgia.

#Twinder Creator Cherrell Brown on Social-Media Love Connections

Love & Sex / Relationships

#Twinder Creator Cherrell Brown on Social-Media Love Connections

BY Shantell E. Jamison

No matter how organized one may be, life always manages to throw a wrench in your plans. It’s as if it’s designed to… [read more]

Why the Black Millennial Vote is Not Guaranteed

News & Views / Opinion

Why the Black Millennial Vote is Not Guaranteed

BY Blavity.com

Activist and scholar Nyle Fort asked, “Can Black millennials afford the consequences of dancing with the ‘party of our parents?’”… [read more]

Cam Newton, Super Bowl 50 and Learning How to Lose

Entertainment & Culture / Sports

Cam Newton, Super Bowl 50 and Learning How to Lose

by Marcus Lamar

At Super Bowl 50, Cam Newton looked like a guy who was playing with the weight of the world on his shoulders. That weight proved to be too much. The… [read more]

Natasha McKenna

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One Year Later: Why Natasha McKenna's Death Matters [Op-Ed]

BY #teamEBONY

"You promised you wouldn't kill me. I didn't do anything." These were some of the last words spoken by Natasha McKenna… [read more]

Entertainment & Culture / TV & Film

LeToya Luckett Talks 'Here We Go Again' and New Music

BY Ashley White

With multiple film and television projects under her belt including Preacher’s Kid, Lucky Girl, VH1’s Single Ladies… [read more]

Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

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Akai Gurley: NYPD Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand

BY #teamEBONY

The New York City police officer who fatally shot Akai Gurley took the stand to give his account of the deadly shooting. Officer Peter Liang… [read more]

Beyoncé Slays Super Bowl 50! [REVIEW]

Entertainment & Culture / Music

Beyoncé Slays Super Bowl 50! [REVIEW]

BY Michael Arceneaux

I’m starting to think Beyoncé drowned that New Orleans cop car in a pool of White tears. First, some White… [read more]

‘An African City’ Migrates from Ghana to Worldwide<br />

Entertainment & Culture / Music

‘An African City’ Migrates from Ghana to Worldwide

BY Suede

You don’t have to be a rap genius to know that when Jay Z said, “only time we don’t speak is during Sex and… [read more]

Future Beez in the Trap on ‘Evol’ [REVIEW]<br />

Entertainment & Culture / Music

Future Beez in the Trap on ‘Evol’ [REVIEW]

BY Darryl Robertson

At my Harlem barbershop, I often find myself epically failing at defending Future’s mic skills. True, he’s… [read more]

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