Court Rules Dreadlock Ban is Legal During Hiring Process

Court Rules Dreadlock Ban is Legal During Hiring Process

by #teamEBONY

The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against a lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that would make refusing to hire... Read More

Diddy Tweet Shows White Women Get All Insecure When Sistas Are Complimented

Diddy Tweet Shows White Women Get All Insecure When Sistas Are Complimented

by Zahara Hill

Is the world still not enough, Becky? Read More

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Trump Announces Transgender Military Ban

by Shantell E. Jamison

President Donald Trump has announced plans to ban transgender people from serving in the U.S. military in any capacity, The Washington Post reports. The... Read More

Even Michelle Obama Had To Call Out The Ubiquity Of Racism In This Country

Even Michelle Obama Had To Call Out The Ubiquity Of Racism In This Country

by Zahara Hill

Let’s be honest: if we had to endure all of the racially motivated opposition Michelle and Barack Obama faced for eight years, hands would... Read More

Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

by Marcela Howell, Founder and Executive Director, In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice

Republicans have now tried and failed three times to pass health care bills that would dismantle the Affordable Care Act — and potentially cut... Read More

O.J. Simpson Reportedly Placed in Special Housing Area

O.J. Simpson Reportedly Placed in Special Housing Area

by Shantell E. Jamison

One day after a Nevada judge granted NFL star, O.J. Simpson, parole in connection to a 2008 Las Vegas robbery incident, he has now... Read More

O.J. Simpson Granted Parole in Vegas Robbery Case

O.J. Simpson Granted Parole in Vegas Robbery Case

by Shantell E. Jamison

Veteran NFL Hall of Famer, O.J. Simpson, will be paroled after serving nine years in prison for an unsuccessful attempt at retrieving sports memorabilia... Read More

Colin Kaepernick Seems to Have A Message for Michael Vick

Colin Kaepernick Seems to Have A Message for Michael Vick

by Shantell E. Jamison

Michael Vick is one of the last people who should be giving unsolicited advice, but obviously, he doesn’t see life that way. On Monday... Read More

R. Kelly’s Alleged Captive: ‘I’m No Hostage’

R. Kelly’s Alleged Captive: ‘I’m No Hostage’

by Shantell E. Jamison

Since a scathing report accusing Grammy award-winning musical genius, R. Kelly, of keeping women hostage and using them for sex slaves went public Monday,... Read More

R. Kelly Accused of Holding Daughters in ‘Cult’ by Parents

R. Kelly Accused of Holding Daughters in ‘Cult’ by Parents

by Shantell E. Jamison

R. Kelly may have beat allegations of having sex with minors, but we all can agree that he hasn’t quite been able to put... Read More