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

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Love Matters—Not Just in Marriage

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Love Matters—Not Just in Marriage

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

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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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In a matter of days, many of us went from conjecturing over Rachel Dolezal’s racial performance, to grieving over the nine African Americans… Read More

S.C. Gets No 'Pat on the Back' for Efforts to Take Down Flag

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by Bradford J. Howard

I’m not about to give the state of South Carolina a pat on the back. It has been… Read More

Obama to deliver eulogy Friday for slain South Carolina pastor

President Obama to Deliver Eulogy for Clementa Pinckney

by #teamEBONY

South Carolina will take a step forward in healing the wounds of last week's mass shooting when President Barack Obama arrives… Read More

Facebook only hired seven black people in latest diversity count

After Big Diversity Push, Facebook Hires...Seven Black People

by #teamEBONY

Facebook is still dominated by White men despite Mark Zuckerberg’s repeated promise to get serious about building a workforce… Read More

PIONEERING CHICAGO EDUCATOR MARVA COLLINS DIES AT AGE 78

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by JET

Chicago education activist Marva Collins has died. She was 78. According to the school founder’s son, Collins died Wednesday… Read More

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During one of her stateside trips to Chicago, in part for a Rainbow Push appearance, South Africa’s First Lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma… Read More

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