EBONY.com's Jamilah Lemieux Talks #AliveWhileBlack on ABC's Nightline

EBONY.com's Jamilah Lemieux Talks #AliveWhileBlack on ABC's Nightline

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Nightline aired a powerful segment on racial inequality and policing, sparked by the #CrimingwhileWhite and #AlivewhileBlack hashtags that recently… Read More

AKA Changes Stance on Protesting

AKA Changes Stance on Protesting

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Earlier this week, it was revealed that the nation’s oldest African American sororities has issued directives to members ordering… Read More

Leaked Sony Emails Reveal Jokes About Obama and Race

Leaked Sony Emals Show Racially Insensitive Comments About Obama

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In the latest of embarrassing emails to leak online from Sony this week, studio co-chairman Amy Pascal and producer Scott Rudin riff… Read More

NAACP Releases Statement on New Racial Profiling Guidelines

NAACP Releases Statement on New Racial Profiling Guidelines

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On Monday, the Attorney General of the United States issued an update to the 2003 U.S. Department of Justice guidance regarding the… Read More

Pittsburgh to settle lawsuit for $52,000 with teacher accosted and arrested by police

City of Pittsburgh to Settle With Teacher After Racially Motivated Arrest

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Pittsburgh could pay $52,500 to settle a lawsuit filed by a teacher who was thrown in jail by a Pittsburgh police officer as he was… Read More

Phoenix Officer Who Killed Unarmed Rumain Brisbon Identified

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After a week of demands from activists and protesters, Phoenix police Tuesday identified the officer who shot and killed Rumain Brisbon… Read More

The Most Gruesome Moments in the CIA ‘Torture Report’

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MLK’s Nobel Prize at 50:<br />
Implications for Ferguson & Beyond<br />

MLK’s Nobel Prize at 50:
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Wednesday, December 9 marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Nobel Peace Prize Award. King’s acceptance… Read More

Obama on Race Is Killing Us<br />

Obama on Race Is Killing Us

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Apparently, everything but racist policing killed Mike Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner on Staten Island. “It’s… Read More

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