Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

by #teamEBONY

The social action at the University of Missouri campus got its spark from last year's protests in the same state [read more]

 Nixon Announces Ferguson Commission After Declaring State of Emergency

Nixon Announces Ferguson Commission

by Katina Parker

On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon--who has been heavily criticized for his response to the murder of Mike Brown and subsequent… Read More

Race Still Matters:<br />

Race Still Matters:

When it comes to Black America, the report is in—and the grades are low. Dr. Cornel West, Chicago principal Liz Dozier and others in academia… Read More

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'Facing Race' and Moving Towards a Better World

by Elizabeth Dawes Gay, MPH

This week, many were disheartened to hear of the killing of 37-year old Read More

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Why Black Men Must Take Responsibility for Ending Street Harassment of Black Women

by Jasson Perez

Despite what some brothers may have you believe, street harassment is not some petty White women's issue that Black men can dismiss… Read More

Non-White Americans Feel Police Less Likely to Protect Them, Poll Finds

Whites Feel More Protected by Police Than Non-Whites Do

by #teamEBONY

A Gallup poll released Tuesday reveals that non-White Americans are less likely to feel that the police are serve and protect them. The… Read More

Will the New Black Republicans in Congress Be Lawmakers—or Talk Show Hosts?

Will Congress's New Black Republicans be Pro-America or Anti-Black?

by The Root

Problems will emerge because Black Republicans are predictably paraded as shiny examples of a brand-new day in GOP outreach. Modern… Read More

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Missouri Governor Declares State of Emergency

by #teamEBONY

Just moments ago, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency for Missouri, giving the National Guard full permission to… Read More

Cleveland woman with mental illness died after police used takedown move, brother says

Cleveland Woman Dies After Being Slammed to Pavement by Police

by #teamEBONY

A 37-year-old bipolar and schizophrenic woman died after police slammed her to the pavement outside her family's home, her brother… Read More

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EBONY.com assembled a diverse group of brilliant brothers for a powerful dialogue on what it means to be a Black man… Read More

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Tef Poe: 'You're Comfortable With the Idea That I Might Not Be Here'

St. Louis rapper Tef Poe has become one of the most prominent and committed leaders of the Ferguson-based movement following the… Read More

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