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Media Outlets Construct Mike Brown's (Thug) Life After Death

by Michael Arceneaux

I’m all for keeping the story of Michael Brown alive, but not in the context of creating a narrative that perpetuates the status… Read More

Theodore Wafer

Ted Wafer Sentenced

by #teamEBONY

Theodore "Ted" Wafer, a 55-year-old Dearborn Heights man whom a jury found guilty of second-degree murder Aug. 7 for the… Read More

Miss. Kindergartner Brutally Attacked by Child at School Playground, Mom Says

Kindergartner Badly Injured on Playground, School Claims Accident

by The Root

One Mississippi mom is demanding answers after she went to pick up her daughter from elementary school late last month, only to find… Read More

Images of Darren Wilson Surface Online

New Pictures of Darren Wilson

by Colorlines

So far, the only recent image we’ve seen of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson has been one obtained through social… Read More

Twenty Days of Harassment and Racism as an American Apparel Employee

Racism and Harassment at American Apparel

by #teamEBONY

July 22: On my first day, my manager instructs me on how to seek out potential shoplifters: "Look out for Black girls, because… Read More

Officer Charged With Raping 8 Black Women Finds Support Online

Money Raised for Cop Charged with Raping Eight Black Women

by The Root

Daniel Holtzclaw, the Oklahoma City police officer arrested in August and charged with sexually abusing eight Black women, has supporters… Read More

Ferguson Cops Start Wearing Body Cameras

Body Cameras for Ferguson Police

by Huffington Post

Police in the St. Louis suburb where a White officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old have started wearing body cameras. The… Read More

Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid by Painkiller Drug Companies

Many Anti-Marijuana Academics Paid by Pharmaceutical Firms

by #teamEBONY

As Americans continue to embrace pot—as medicine and for recreational use—opponents are turning to a set of academic… Read More

Teen who got into all 8 Ivy League schools makes his choice

Kwasi Enin Going to Yale

by #teamEBONY

Kwasi Enin is taking his brains to Yale. In a move usually reserved for highly recruited athletes, a suburban New York high school… Read More

michael sam

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Michael Sam Showers, Blue Ivy Grows and You Are Still a Loser

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from the past week. Rejoice… Read More

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