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OKC Students Celebrate MLK Day in Blackface?

by Teryn Payne

To celebrate MLK Day, two white students At Oklahoma State University took a picture in a dark face mask, widely interpreted as blackface. Read More

Obama Approval Rating Soars in New Poll

Obama Approval Rating Soars in New Poll

by #teamEBONY

Barack Obama is in his final days as President of the United States, but he’s as popular as he ever was in the position,... Read More

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Poll: Black Americans Fear They’ll Be Worse Off with Trump

by #teamEBONY

We are just two days away from president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration and young Americans have a deeply pessimistic view about his incoming administration. A... Read More

[THE WAY FORWARD] How Black America Can Survive, Thrive in the Trump Era

[THE WAY FORWARD] How Black America Can Survive, Thrive in the Trump Era

by Kirsten West Savali

Revolutionary Black Love Will Keep Us Alive The greatest trick that White supremacy ever pulled was positioning racism as an individual’s belief system and... Read More

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Women Marching for Justice in a New Era: A Chat With Activist Tamika Mallory

by Wendy L. Wilson

Washington D.C. will play host to hundreds of thousands of visitors later this week with, of course, a fairly large number of people arriving... Read More

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The iZone, How School Districts are Closing the Achievement Gap

by Alisha Tillery

Hamilton Middle School, in the heart of South Memphis, isn’t your average middle school. Instead of the sound of chatty and energetic adolescents by... Read More

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The Complicated Legacy of Bishop Eddie Long

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Sunday New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in suburban Atlanta announced that its leader, controversial Bishop Eddie Long had died. The 25,000-member congregation took to... Read More

Political Spat Between Trump and Rep. John Lewis Turns Into Verbal Brawl

Political Spat Between Trump and Rep. John Lewis Turns Into Verbal Brawl

by #teamEBONY

Normally the countdown to the inauguration of a new president is filled with anticipation of what’s coming next, but this is no ordinary change... Read More

They Said What? Civil Rights Fails From MLK Weekend

They Said What? Civil Rights Fails From MLK Weekend

by Diahann Williams

Martin Luther King Jr. weekend is a special time for those in the Black community. A time to reflect on how far we have... Read More

With A Sessions-Led DOJ, What Does the CPD Probe Really Mean?

With A Sessions-Led DOJ, What Does the CPD Probe Really Mean?

by Shari Runner

On November 24th, 2015, people in Chicago and around the world watched in disbelief as the horrific dashcam video of a White Chicago Police... Read More