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Black Trans Man Kills His Rapist, Gets Sent to Prison

by #teamEBONY

Ky Peterson brushed off the stranger hitting on him outside a convenience store in Americus, Ga., without a second thought. It's… Read More

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House of Mandela Wines Continue to Honor Legacy of Madiba, South Africa

by Michael Arceneaux

Although it’s been some time now since House of Mandela wine launched… Read More

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Another South Carolina Officer Faces Felony Charge for Fatally Shooting Black Man in his Driveway

by The Washington Post

A white public safety officer in South Carolina who fatally shot a black man after a 2014 car chase has been arrested on a felony charge, the state’s… Read More

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SC Officer Charged with Murder of Walter Scott

by D. Smith

Three members of the Traditionalist American Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, who also worked for the Read More

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Murder of Walter Scott May Leave Killer's Dogs Without Owner!

by Jamilah Lemieux

When it comes to the predictable cycle of outrage that follows an incident of police brutality, it is often easier for us to address… Read More

Minneapolis Cop To Black Teen: 'F**k With Me, I'll Break Your Leg' (VIDEO)

Cop Caught on Camera Threatening to Break Leg of Black Teen

by Huffington Post

A Minneapolis cop was caught on camera threatening to break the leg of a teenager who said he was racially profiled. Hamza Jeylani… Read More

Atlanta Public School Arrests Atlanta Public Schools employees were found guilty of cheating

Atlanta Cheating Scandal Punishes the Wrong Culprits

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

As news that 11 educators from Atlanta Public Schools were convicted of racketeering charges made national headlines last week, cheers… Read More

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Ferguson Elects Two Black Candidates to City Council

by #teamEBONY

Voters in Ferguson, Missouri, elected two African-American candidates to City Council Tuesday in the first election since Michael… Read More

New Maya Angelou Postage Stamp Features Thing Maya Angelou Didn't Say

Maya Angelou Postage Stamp Features Wrong Quote

by Jezebel

A new Forever stamp issued by the USPS has Maya Angelou’s face on it. Beside her face is the name “Maya Angelou.”… Read More

Carbon monoxide blamed in deaths of father, 7 children in Princess Anne

Father, Seven Children Killed by Carbon Monoxide

by #teamEBONY

Rodney Todd cared for his seven children, running their Princess Anne household, preparing meals and then working in dining services… Read More

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