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House of Mandela Wines Continue to Honor Legacy of Madiba, South Africa

by Michael Arceneaux

Although it’s been some time now since House of Mandela wine launched… Read More

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]
SC Officer Charged with Murder of Walter Scott

by D. Smith

Three members of the Traditionalist American Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, who also worked for the Read More

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Murder of Walter Scott May Leave Killer's Dogs Without Owner!

by Jamilah Lemieux

When it comes to the predictable cycle of outrage that follows an incident of police brutality, it is often easier for us to address… Read More

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Atlanta Cheating Scandal Punishes the Wrong Culprits

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As news that 11 educators from Atlanta Public Schools were convicted of racketeering charges made national headlines last week, cheers… Read More

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The 'New Black' Fairytale

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When Pharrell dropped the term "New Black" last year, it was as if the ethereal cultural phenomena that ushered in the… Read More

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by D. Smith

Seventeen-year-old Hakeem Kuta died last week, days after falling from the roof of a Bronx high-rise. According… Read More

Al-Shabaab Trying to Create Muslim-Christian Tension That Doesn’t Exist, Says One Kenyan Student

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Is Al-Shabaab Trying to Create Muslim-Christian Tension?

by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond

Less than two years after shoppers in Nairobi’s… Read More

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[SHADE BRIGADE]
Chris Rock Profiled, Isaiah Washington Says "Adapt!"

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Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Matters,  No Matter Your Sexual Orientation

Why Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Should Scare You

by Afi-Odelia E. Scruggs

Even though Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act seems to be all about gay rights, it’s worth keeping an eye on… Read More

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Breaking Up with Street Harassment

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Fifteen-year-old Veralyn would have chuckled at the idea of one day organizing to stop street harassment. I vividly remember… Read More

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