[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Dear Justine Sacco Saviors

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear Justine Sacco Saviors

by Michael Arceneaux

For some White people, it seems like that even if one makes a terrible mistake, the universe gives them a pass to say, "I'm… Read More

[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
To the Week's Worst People

[THE WEEKLY READ]
To the Week's Worst People

by Michael Arceneaux

This has been quite the week for old, bossy and/or out of touch people who like to meddle in other people’s affairs and police… Read More

A Hug Derails Young Man's College Plans

A Hug Derails Young Man's College Plans

by Dr. Donald E. Grant, Jr.

A hug is a universal symbol of affection from one person to another Read More

Walk to Class in My Shoes:<br />
Tales from a PWI

Walk to Class in My Shoes:
Tales from a PWI

by Brannon Smith

Unless you are actually a minority who has attended a predominantly White institution (PWI), I would imagine that it's pretty… Read More

'African American or N*gga?' Asks TMZ

'African American or N*gga?' Asks TMZ

by #teamEBONY

TMZ, the gossip site which gained credibility as a reliable source of celebrity news by being the first to confirm the death of Michael… Read More

[THE YARD REPORT]<br />
The Week's HBCU Headlines

[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Big news from Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges’ annual meeting in Atlanta last week: the… Read More

Beyoncé Preaches on ‘Pretty Hurts’<br />

Beyoncé Preaches on ‘Pretty Hurts’

by Zerlina Maxwell

"Perfection is a disease of a nation." That line on the first track of Read More

What Is Affluenza?<br />
(And Can I Get Some?)

What Is Affluenza?
(And Can I Get Some?)

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

By now, many have heard the story of Ethan Crouch, a 16-year-old White male from Texas who killed four people in a collision while… Read More

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Why Is the Dominican Republic Forcing Out Haitians?

BLACKOUT:
Why Is the Dominican Republic Forcing Out Haitians?

by France François

Afro-Dominican poet Blas Jiménez once said, “Now we are Dominican, because we are not Haitian. We are something, because… Read More

Former Morehouse School of Medicine President Reflects on Mandela

Former Morehouse School of Medicine President Reflects on Mandela

by Dr. David Satcher

I first visited South Africa in 1994, while I was Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to review our… Read More

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