1 Arrested in SC Fight Over Confederate Flag

1 Arrested in SC Fight Over Confederate Flag

by #teamEBONY

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One man has been arrested after a fight over the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina Statehouse. The… Read More

The Dominican Republic, Haitians and the Global War on Blackness

The Dominican Republic, Haitians and the Global War on Blackness

by Claudia De la Cruz

My grandmother was born Black and poor in Trujillo's Dominican Republic. She was only five years old when the state-sanctioned… Read More

All Black Lives Must Matter to the Church

All Black Lives Must Matter to the Church

by Brooke Obie

At the funeral for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, who was gunned down by White terrorist Dylan Roof during a Bible study… Read More

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The Struggle Continues, But So Does the Celebration

by Michael Arceneaux

If there is one thing I have learned as a working writer - notably one who writes for the Internet – it is that this climate… Read More

Same Sex Marriage Is Now Legal,<br />
But Your (Alleged) Heterosexuality Is In No Danger

Same Sex Marriage Is Now Legal,
But Your (Alleged) Heterosexuality Is In No Danger

by Damon Young

Last week, the Supreme Court ruled that same sex marriage would be legal in every state. Understandably, this ruling disappointed… Read More

Obama eulogizes pastor in Charleston shooting

President Obama Delivers Amazing Eulogy for Clementa Pinckney

by #teamEBONY

President Barack Obama on Friday eulogized the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the victims in last week's church massacre, calling… Read More

#MicCheckRacism Unites Young People Through Poetry Against Racism

#MicCheckRacism Unites Young People Through Poetry Against Racism

by JET

The coverage of the Charleston shooting has sparked outrage and led to many people calling out mainstream platforms for their biased… Read More

[SCOTUS MARRIAGE RULING]<br />
Love Matters—Not Just in Marriage

[SCOTUS MARRIAGE RULING]
Love Matters—Not Just in Marriage

by Monique W. Morris

Love wins. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage. The union… Read More

Supreme Court Makes Same Sex Marriage Legal Nationwide

Supreme Court Makes Same Sex Marriage Legal Nationwide

by JET

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples… Read More

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