8-Year-Old Girl Survives Car Crash, Shot to Death Moments Later

8-Year-Old Girl Survives Car Crash, Shot to Death Moments Later

by Shantell E. Jamison

An 8-year-old Texas girl who escaped harm in a car accident early Saturday was shot and killed just moments later. De’Maree Adkins was asleep... Read More

Rachel Dolezal

Rachel Dolezal is Reportedly Homeless

by #teamEBONY

Rachel Dolezal, shocked the world when it was discovered that she had been living life as a Black woman. Dolezal, who was born White, was... Read More

John R.K. Howard

No Charges for White Classmate Who Sodomized Disabled Black Teen With Coat Hanger

by Shantell E. Jamison

A White man who pleaded guilty to assaulting a Black mentally disabled high school student with a coat hanger walked out of court Friday... Read More

Police Officers Under Review Following Video of Teen’s Arrest

Police Officers Under Review Following Video of Teen’s Arrest

by Shantell E. Jamison

Two Baltimore police officers are under review after video of them forcefully arresting an African-American teen surfaced online. In the footage, two police officers—one male and... Read More

Officer in Philando Castile Shooting Enters Plea

Officer in Philando Castile Shooting Enters Plea

by #teamEBONY

The police officer charged in the shooting death of Philando Castile pleaded not guilty on Monday, in the latest turn to one of several... Read More

Ellison

Keith Ellison Loses Tight Race for DNC Chairmanship

by #teamEBONY

Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison lost his bid to lead the Democratic National Committee as its chair on Saturday after a monthslong campaign that would... Read More

van jones

Van Jones Is Building a #LoveArmy to Fight the Divisiveness of Trump

by Jenee Darden

India.Arie is angelic on stage in her white flowy ensemble while singing “I Am Light” to the San Francisco crowd. This is the kickoff... Read More

Sessions

Why Jeff Sessions Could Be the Prison Industry’s Best Friend

by Madison J. Gray

It’s not surprising that Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a beeline to reverse one of the Obama administration’s policy changes on prisons. His conservative record... Read More

Protest Erupt Following Video of LAPD Cop Allegedly Firing At Teen

Protest Erupt Following Video of LAPD Cop Allegedly Firing At Teen

by Shantell E. Jamison

Hundreds of activists gathered Wednesday in protest of video allegedly showing an off-duty LAPD police officer firing a gun in front of a group of... Read More

Police

Police Officers Feel Negatively about #BlackLivesMatter, Report Shows

by Shantell E. Jamison

The vast majority of police officers feel negatively toward the Black Lives Matter movement, results released by Aizman Law reveals. The survey, all compiled... Read More