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Killer of Renisha McBride Found Guilty

by #teamEBONY

Theodore Wafer has been found guilty of second-degree murder, manslaughter and felony firearm in the fatal shooting of 19-year-old… Read More

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:<br />
Wafer Guilty, But Is That Enough?

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:
Wafer Guilty, But Is That Enough?

by Monique W. Morris

Theodore Wafer has been found guilty of killing of 19-year old Renisha McBride. However, the 12 men and women who considered the evidence… Read More

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Why America Won't Apologize for Slavery

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In June of 1961, Ambassador Malick Sow of the newly independent African nation of Chad was en route to Washington, D.C. to present… Read More

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You Don't Have the Answers, Rand Paul

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As a presidential contender, I take Rand Paul about as seriously as I do the idea of Iggy Azalea, professor of African American Studies at Howard… Read More

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by Mame M. Kwayie

As a hotbed of business innovation with hipster ethos, Austin, Texas, has become more than a stand-out on America’s heat map… Read More

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Jesse Jackson Puts Heat on Silicon Valley

by #teamEBONY

Tech companies have been under pressure for years to disclose their employment data, dating back to 2010, when the San Jose Mercury… Read More

Broken Windows Policing Kills People

Blacks, Latinos Targeted Through "Broken Windows"

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The reason for these stops is a policing approach called “broken windows,” first articulated by scholars James Q. Wilson… Read More

Patient at New York City Hospital 'Unlikely' to Have Ebola, Officials Say

Person Treated for Ebola in New York City Probably Doesn't Have It

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Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City is treating a possible Ebola patient who recently traveled to West Africa, hospital officials… Read More

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Video depicting a 48-year-old Brooklyn woman being dragged from her apartment by police and arrested, following a domestic disturbance… Read More

Secret serum likely saved Ebola patients

Ebola Patients Possibly Saved by New Serum

by #teamEBONY

Three top secret, experimental vials stored at subzero temperatures were flown into Liberia last week in a last-ditch effort to save… Read More

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