Women’s Marches Draw Armies of Unified Voices in Multiple Cities

   

by #teamEBONY

Cities throughout the United States and in various parts of the world saw droves of people demonstrating in response to the inauguration of President... 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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Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris’ Open Letter to US: ‘There Are No More Excuses’

by A.J. Springer

Recently, hip hop superstar Tip “T.I.” Harris penned letters to President Obama, which appeared in The New York Times and to incoming President Donald... Read More

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Trump Nixes Civil Rights, Health Care from White House Website

by #teamEBONY

The incoming Trump administration wasted no time posting its platform on the White House website — which it did almost to the second Donald... Read More

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Freddie Gray Case Still in Limbo as Justice Department Changes Hands

by #teamEBONY

As U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch leaves office, one of the major cases of her tenure remains unresolved: the Justice Department’s civil rights investigation... Read More

The Miseducation of Betsy DeVos

The Miseducation of Betsy DeVos

by Terrence Chappell

The miseducation of Betsy DeVos, Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education, could mean the disenfranchisement of millions, particularly people of color. This past Tuesday,... Read More

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Inauguration 2017: Restaurant Windows Smashed, Police Use Pepper Spray on Protesters

by #teamEBONY

Police officers in Washington have resorted to using pepper spray to quell violent downtown Washington protests during the 2017 presidential inauguration for Donald Trump.... Read More

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time For A Different Kind Of Politics

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time For A Different Kind Of Politics

by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

I’m from Mississippi. The night Donald Trump was elected president, my first reaction was, Look at what these White folks have done. The second... Read More

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In Passionate Speech, Detroit Teen Details Importance of Education to Betsy DeVos

by #teamEBONY

On Tuesday, Betsy DeVos, 59, President-elect Donald J. Trump’s pick for education secretary, stood before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee for a rare... Read More

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5 Things to Know About the Student Loan Lawsuit Against Navient

by #teamEBONY

Federal regulators have filed a lawsuit against Navient Corp., the nation’s biggest student loan company, which had been part of Sallie Mae until spinning... Read More