U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder

Eric Holder Speaks about the Murder of Mike Brown, Ferguson

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Eric Holder vowed to use his considerable resources to review the murder of Mike Brown by Ferguson, Missouri police… Read More

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Food Deserts and Gentrification

by #teamEBONY

Already on the edge of a burgeoning gentrification movement in 2010, Petworth has since taken off in economic growth and rising property… Read More

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Renisha Was On Trial All Along

by Thandisizwe Chimurenga

Like everyone else, I too was shocked and horrified that a man who shot a 19-year old Black girl in the face with a shotgun because… Read More

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Marlene Pinnock, Woman Beaten by Highway Patrol Officer, Speaks

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Marlene Pinnock said she thought she was going to die as a California Highway Patrol officer straddled her, repeatedly punching her… Read More

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Killed In Cold Blood

by Lisa Bonner

Mike Brown was supposed to start college today. Instead his body lies in a morgue somewhere, and his community is in an uproar. It… Read More

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Eric Holder Tells Justice Department to Monitor Ferguson

by #teamEBONY

Attorney General Eric Holder has instructed the department's civil rights division to monitor the developments in Ferguson, the… Read More

Boko Haram Kills ‘Dozens’ in Nigeria

Dozens Killed in Boko Haram Attack

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Residents from the northeastern Nigerian town of Gwoza say Boko Haram militants killed dozens of locals on Wednesday, reports Agence… Read More

Smiling Young White People Make App for Avoiding Black Neighborhoods

Developers Create App for Avoiding Black Neighborhoods

by #teamEBONY

Is there any way to keep White people from using computers, before this whole planet is ruined? I ask because the two enterprising… Read More

Renisha McBride Verdict Theodore Wafer

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:
From No Arrest to a Guilty Verdict

by dream hampton

When 19-year-old Renisha McBride was shot in the face after knocking on a White man's door in suburban Detroit, I tweeted that… Read More

Renisha McBride Verdict Theodore Wafer

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

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