Rachel Dolezal

The Infallibility of Miss Ann
(Or, the Last Rachel Dolezal Thinkpiece Ever)

by Jamilah Lemieux

If you were asked to close your eyes and think of racist violence against Black folks—White on Black crime, if you will—I’d… Read More

Rachel Dolezal

Rachel Dolezal Resigns as Head of Spokane NAACP

by #teamEBONY

Rachel Dolezal has resigned from her position as president of Spokane’s NAACP chapter. “Please know I will never stop… Read More

Arianna Alexander

Chicago Teen Receives $3,000,000 in Scholarships

by #teamEBONY

It's no secret that getting into college is growing more competitive and the cost for a college education is high. But one graduating… Read More

Richard Combs

Richard Combs to Face Retrial in Death of Bernard Bailey

by #teamEBONY

When a South Carolina jury first heard the case of a former small town police chief who shot and killed an unarmed Black man, the… Read More

Tamir Rice

No Witnesses Heard Officer Warn Tamir Rice Before Killing Him

by Slate

Cleveland prosecutors have released the results of an investigation into the killing of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who was shot and… Read More

Rachel Dolezal

Rachel Dolezal's Statement on Controversy Postponed

by #teamEBONY

An anticipated response from a Washington state NAACP chapter leader about accusations that she has been pretending to be Black has… Read More

montel williams

[SHADE BRIGADE] King Center to Montel Williams: Sit Down

by Michael Arceneaux

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

prison jail bars bail

Bail Unfairly Targets and Hurts the Poor

by Slate

Several years ago the Bronx Defenders helped establish the first licensed charitable bail organization in New York state—the… Read More

Photos allegedly of Rachel Dolezal. (Courtesy Lawrence Dolezal)

Rachel Dolezal Breaks the Internet

by The Washington Post

A controversy is raging over whether a prominent Washington state civil rights activist and Howard University graduate who claimed… Read More

Tamir Rice

Judge: Sufficient Evidence to Charge Police in Death of Tamir Rice

by #teamEBONY

A judge said Thursday that enough evidence exists to charge two White policemen in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old Black boy… Read More

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