Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

JET reports the legislator will meet in DC with activists from the movement Friday. [read more]

One Body at a Time

One Body at a Time

by Michael Eric Dyson

Here is what we know: Michael Dunn got away with killing 17-year-old Jordan Davis: Dunn is a White man in his 40s; Davis was a Black teen. Dunn is… Read More

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Drug Sentencing Changes Supported by Eric Holder

by The Grio

Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday endorsed a proposal that would result in shorter prison sentences for many nonviolent drug… Read More

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Yoga Activists Fight Human Trafficking

by Souleo

Take a breath. Is it short and strained or is it deep and full? Posing this question to a victim of human trafficking may seem insignificant… Read More

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by Jamilah Lemieux

I’m supposed to be editing captions for our second “Street Style” gallery with images of fashionable folks walking… Read More

Darren Sharper

Darren Sharper Charged With Rape...Again

by Jezebel

Darren “non-consensual sex” Sharper has been indicted in Tempe, Arizona for two counts of sexual assault and three counts… Read More

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At Least Two Killed, Several Injured in Harlem Explosion

by #teamEBONY

A building exploded and collapsed in East Harlem this morning, injuring at least 11 people and killing two. The FDNY said… Read More

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Dear Ben Carson '16 Supporters

by Michael Arceneaux

I would like to believe that there will be another Black president before I go off to join, Jesus, Mohammad, and Beyoncé in… Read More

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War on Drugs Keeps Prisons Full

by Colorlines

The latest stats from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) shows drug arrests are the main source of incarcerations across the nation—a… Read More

Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson

Black Lesbian Couple Murdered

by Jezebel

A lesbian couple was found dead beside a dumpster last Friday in Port Bolivar, Texas and all police have to go on is a composite… Read More

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Glenn Ford Walks Free

by #teamEBONY

There are many ways to measure 30 years, but for Glenn Ford, the yardstick is simple. "My sons -- when I left -- was… Read More

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