Tamir Rice’s Mother Moves Into a Shelter as Family Struggles With No Charges or Burial

Mother of Tamir Rice Moves Into Shelter

by Slate

The shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice is wrenching from any angle. Rice was playing by himself with a toy gun in a snowy Cleveland… Read More

Cops: Ga. Sheriff Refuses to Talk After Shooting Woman in Stomach

Georgia Sheriff Shoots Woman in Stomach

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On Sunday evening, a Georgia sheriff allegedly shot a woman in the stomach inside a model home in Lawrenceville, Ga. Police said… Read More

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In the spring of 2010, we witnessed massive protests in the Arab World. The people of Egypt, Tunisia and Libya had enough; they had… Read More

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Ben Carson wants to convince voters that a doctor is best positioned to fix what's ailing America. "I'm Ben Carson… Read More

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On April 27, Tanya Brown-Dickerson, the mother of a motorist who was shot and killed by Philadelphia… Read More

Hillary Clinton Can’t End Mass Incarceration Without Reducing Arrests

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by Cherise Fanno Burdeen

Last week, Hillary Clinton presented a plan to end “the era of mass incarceration” in America. Her plan was strong on… Read More

Survivors: Boko Haram Stoned Girls on Brink of Rescue to Death

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by #teamEBONY

Earlier this week, as the Nigerian military approached their camp in the Sambisa Forest, Boko Haram fighters stoned some of their… Read More

How State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby became the hero of Baltimore

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by #teamEBONY

Mosby is sympathetic to the concerns both of law enforcement officers and of people — especially African-Americans —… Read More

Eighteen black mothers wonder if hospital stole their babies

Black Mothers Suspect Hospital of Stealing Babies

by The Grio

Eighteen Black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died soon after birth at a St. Louis hospital now wonder if… Read More

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Kevin Liles Pens Letter to Baltimore

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Dear Baltimore, Even for a city that has known its share of hardship, it has been a tough week for Baltimore. Once again… Read More

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