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Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

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by #teamEBONY

A New York doctor who took the subway and went bowling in Brooklyn last night tested positive for Ebola today at New York's Bellevue… Read More

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The Islamist militant group Boko Haram has conducted another mass kidnapping of dozens of women and girls in Nigeria, according to… Read More

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An 18-year-old killed earlier this month by a St. Louis police officer was shot several times from behind, the pathologist who performed… Read More

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With a grand jury decision looming on whether a White police officer should face charges in the killing of an unarmed Black 18-year-old… Read More

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Five on the Black Hand Side is a project exploring gestural languages that were born in African American communities during… Read More

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by JET

Stepping up their vigilance against Ebola, federal authorities said Wednesday that everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken… Read More

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This March, the haunting image of Shanesha Taylor’s tear-stained mugshot quickly becoming a symbol of the plight of many of… Read More



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In the wake of Ferguson, Mo., now is the time for  action, not apathy. Be part of the change you want to see by voting in this month’s… Read More

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by Tomika L. Anderson

Historically Black fraternity Phi Beta Sigma has no desire to be a silent partner in the White House initiative My Brother’s… Read More

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It’s no secret that domestic violence against women is a huge problem in our society, affecting approximately one in every four women. Even… Read More

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