Woman Gets Ugly Letter Targeting Her Black Grandkids

Woman Gets Ugly Letter Targeting Her Black Grandkids

by Team Ebony

A Kansas woman says she was shocked after receiving a letter targeting her grandchildren because of the color of their skin from an angry... Read More

Dallas Shooter Showed PTSD Signs, But Little Was Done

Dallas Shooter Showed PTSD Signs, But Little Was Done

by Team Ebony

Veterans Administration records show that an Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers at a protest march last month had showed signs of... Read More

Mike Brown

Ferguson Attorneys Attempt to Block Release of Mike Brown Photos

by Shantell E. Jamison

Attorneys for the police force and prosecutor that oversaw the investigation of Michael Brown’s 2014 death in Ferguson asked a federal judge to consider... Read More

A Ringside Seat to the Best Fights…and Treating the Bruises Afterward

A Ringside Seat to the Best Fights…and Treating the Bruises Afterward

by Curtis Bunn / Urban News Service

Greg Banks always has been passionate about boxing and mixed martial arts. But being a doctor is what forced him into a corner …... Read More

Activists Call for Facebook to Adopt ‘Anti-Censorship’ Policy

Activists Call for Facebook to Adopt ‘Anti-Censorship’ Policy

by Shantell E. Jamison

A collective of activists sent an open letter to Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg asking him to implement an “anti-censorship policy” at the company for... Read More

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Judge Finds Bias in Ferguson-Florissant School District Elections

by Team Ebony

A federal judge ruled Monday that the process of electing school board members for a district that includes Ferguson, Missouri, is biased against black... Read More

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Forming a Black Firearms Movement in Today’s Climate

by Ryan K. Smith

On a May afternoon at the “Solutionary License to Carry Drive” at the Philadelphia Firearms Academy, men and women filed inside, where they walked... Read More

Black Man Calls to Report Robbery, Ends Up Shot By Police

Black Man Calls to Report Robbery, Ends Up Shot By Police

by Team Ebony

A 48-year-old homeowner is recovering after being shot by an Indianapolis police officer after reporting a robbery. ABC 6 reports that the man, identified as... Read More

George Curry

George Curry (1947-2016): An Advocate and Soldier for Black Media

by Herb Boyd

First and foremost, George Curry was a freedom fighter, and journalism was his weapon of choice. Rather than a soldier in the marches and... Read More

Ardelia Ann Ali

Raped, Then Forgotten Until a Community Intervened

by Kimberly Hayes Taylor

The memory of Ardelia Ann Ali’s rape sticks to her like plaster. She works hard to peel off the thick depression, anxiety and fear... Read More