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Black TV Producer Mistaken for Bank Robber, Arrested

by #teamEBONY

Producer Charles Belk was held by Beverly Hills police for nearly six hours last Friday after police mistook him for another bald… Read More

Handcuffed Black Youth Shot Himself to Death, Says Coroner

Coroner: Handcuffed Black Man Shot and Killed Himself

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Why President Obama Has Been Quiet About Ferguson

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The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates once wrote that Obama is the “first president who could credibly teach a Black-studies… Read More

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Obama, God, Foley and Ferguson

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Politicians often employ the name of God to convey a sense of morality. It’s usually an ironic exercise for them though, given… Read More

Attorney: New audio reveals pause in gunfire when Michael Brown shot

New Audio Shows Up to 10 Shots Might Have Been Fired at Michael Brown

by #teamEBONY

The FBI has questioned a man who says he recorded audio of gunfire at the time Brown was shot by Ferguson police on August 9, the… Read More

Texas Cops Mistakenly Pull Over Woman, Four Children at Gunpoint

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Police officers in Forney, Tx. made the unforgivable mistake of pulling over a woman and her four children in early August, handcuffing… Read More

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Watch Live: Homegoing Services for Michael Brown

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Join the EBONY family and the world in viewing the funeral service for Michael Brown, the unarmed African American teenager slain… Read More

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Three Blacks, Nine Whites on Grand Jury in Michael Brown Case

by #teamEBONY

The grand jury that is hearing evidence in the Michael Brown shooting death has one Black man and two Black women on the panel, and… Read More

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