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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

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

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by #teamEBONY

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The video above shows Brooklyn police arresting Jahmil-El Cuffee in Bed Stuy last week, after Cuffee allegedly rolled a joint in… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Nigerian Boko Haram militants kidnapped the wife of Cameroon's vice prime minister and killed at least three people on Sunday… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Philadelphia police conducted an around-the-clock manhunt over the weekend for two suspects in a carjacking that left three children… Read More

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