MLK’s Nobel Prize at 50:<br />
Implications for Ferguson & Beyond<br />

MLK’s Nobel Prize at 50:
Implications for Ferguson & Beyond

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Wednesday, December 9 marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Nobel Peace Prize Award. King’s acceptance… Read More

Obama on Race Is Killing Us<br />

Obama on Race Is Killing Us

by Donovan X. Ramsey

Apparently, everything but racist policing killed Mike Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner on Staten Island. “It’s… Read More

Dear White Allies at Times Like This

Dear White Allies at Times Like This

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Hello. I’m not exactly sure how you landed here. Perhaps you’re a regular reader of EBONY.com. Maybe you clicked on a… Read More

Respectability Politics Won't Save Your Black Life

Respectability Politics Won't Save Your Black Life

by Goldie Taylor

Tonight, as the sun falls over our eastern shore, thousands of Americans—Black and White, alike—have once again begun… Read More

Congressional Black Caucus' Moment of the Week

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by Tomika L. Anderson

Following in the footsteps of the five members of the St. Louis Rams, who gave the “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” gesture… Read More

No Country for Black Men

No Country for Black Men

by Miles Marshall Lewis

The thing is, James Baldwin came back. Various social media timelines of mine have exploded in outrage since the Ferguson… Read More

#ICantBreathe

#ICantBreathe

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Every time I have to write one of these pieces to explain why justice seems to elude our community yet another time, I have fewer… Read More

Ben Carson

Ben Carson Blames Ferguson on... Feminism

by Michael Arceneaux

Ben Carson is a mean-spirited, delusional fanatic with deep, passionate loves of both hyperbole and the patronizing of white conservatives… Read More

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Millennial Activists Talk Directly with Obama

by Michael Arceneaux

On Monday, President Obama met with members of his cabinet, law enforcement, and local mayors along with nationally recognized Civil… Read More

Eric Holder Visits Ebenezer: 5 Major Takeaways

Eric Holder Visits Ebenezer: 5 Major Takeaways

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Last night, United States Attorney General Eric Holder spoke at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA. Holder’s… Read More

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