It Is Time We Treat Police Brutality as a National Crisis

Police Brutality: A National Crisis

by #teamEBONY

Ersula Ore. Eric Garner. Jahmil-El Cuffee. Rosan Miller. Marlene Pinnock. Al Flowers. Alonzo Grant. This is just a sample of the… Read More

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Were You 'Acting White?' Or Just...Corny?

by Michael Arceneaux

I am not in the business of invalidating anyone’s experiences – particularly if those experiences cause a person a sense… Read More

Does The NFL Think Ray Rice's Wife Deserved It?

Did Ray Rice's Wife Deserve It? The NFL Might Think So

by #teamEBONY

What else could the league have been thinking? All but absolving Rice with a mere two-game suspension for knocking his unarmed fiancée… Read More

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Thriving Nigerian Economy Threatened by Boko Haram

by #teamEBONY

Nigeria has broken two records in 2014. First, it became the largest economy on the continent after rebasing its GDP. It also experienced… Read More

Three cops at embattled NYPD precinct where Eric Garner died after chokehold disciplined over 'accidental' death

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by #teamEBONY

A police review panel has recommended disciplinary charges against three Staten Island cops — all assigned to the precinct… Read More

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Eight-Year-Old Boy Killed While in Sleeping in Bed

by #teamEBONY

An eight-year-old boy was shot and killed while sleeping in his bed last night in Detroit. Police say a gunman opened fire on the… Read More

Spelman President on Small College Success

An Interview with Spelman College President Dr. Beverly Tatum

by #teamEBONY

In previous interviews you have said people often talk about HBCUs as if they’re monolithic, as if they’re the same school. Where… Read More

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Is ‘Going Green’ for White People?

by #teamEBONY

Like most topics having to do with environmentalism, when the issues of climate change and sustainable living come up in the media, images of White… Read More

 'Even If You Don't Like It, You're Supposed to Appear That You Do'

Black Women and Street Harassment

by The Atlantic

In what ways do you feel that Black women are particularly vulnerable? We've been talking about the perception that… Read More

Two Men Charged In Carjacking Crash That Killed Three Children

Two Men Arrested, Charged in Deadly Carjacking Hit-and-Run

by #teamEBONY

Police have charged two men in connection with a carjacking and hit-and-run crash that killed three children in North Philadelphia… Read More

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