S.F. Police Chief Releases Racist Texts Sent By Cops

S.F. Police Chief Releases Racist Texts Sent By Cops

by #teamEBONY

San Francisco's police chief has released transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages. Investigators… Read More

Without a Name, Feminism Shaped My Life

Without a Name, Feminism Shaped My Life

by Mark Anthony Neal

Frankly, when posed with questions about how I came to Black Feminism, I am often at a loss for a response. While I can easily recall a genealogy… Read More

What ‘Lemonade’ Says About Black Women’s Ability to Thrive<br />

What ‘Lemonade’ Says About Black Women’s Ability to Thrive

by Lynn Brown

It seems like everyone watched the release of Beyoncé’s Lemonade… Read More

Man Indicted in Death of Saints Player Will Smith

Man Indicted in Death of Saints Player Will Smith

by #teamEBONY

A business owner and semiprofessional football player was indicted Thursday on a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of retired New… Read More

Seeking Affirmation as a “Good Black Man” is a Bad Idea

Seeking Affirmation as a “Good Black Man” is a Bad Idea

by Mychal Denzel Smith

The most important thing Black men have to do to begin engaging with feminism, as theory and praxis, is to disavow ourselves of the notion that… Read More

Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Breaks Silence

Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Breaks Silence

by #teamEBONY

Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts gave his first interview since being fired from his position to CBS News Justice and Homeland Security… Read More

Families of Police Violence Victims Want You to 'Say Their Names'

Families of Police Violence Victims Want You to 'Say Their Names'

by Demetria Irwin

The world was introduced to Eric Garner after seeing the image of him falling to the ground from a fatal chokehold by a New York City police officer… Read More

Why I Hated Being A Cop

Why I Hated Being A Cop

by The Marshall Project

There was a time in Raeford Davis’s life when the idea of putting on a police uniform and a badge brought him joy. Law… Read More

Rev. Samuel 'Billy' Kyles, Civil Rights Leader and MLK Aide,Dies

Rev. Samuel 'Billy' Kyles, Civil Rights Leader and MLK Aide,Dies

by #teamEBONY

Rev. Samuel "Billy" Kyles, a civil rights leader who was among the last to be with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. when he was assassinated died… Read More

Orlando Police Chief to Cops: 'Stop Excessive Force'

Orlando Police Chief to Cops: 'Stop Excessive Force'

by #teamEBONY

Orlando’s Police Department is the subject of a number of police brutality lawsuits. The department has also been criticized for officers’… Read More

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