Nigeria's President on kidnapped girls: 'We'll get them out'

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan Vows to Rescue Missing Girls

by #teamEBONY

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan vows to rescue the missing girls.  Amid mounting international pressure… Read More

Carol’s Daughter founder downplays bankruptcy report

Lisa Price Speaks

by The Grio

Lisa Price, founder of Carol's Daughter, released a statement about the company's recent bankruptcy filing.  In… Read More

Suspected bomb on edge of Nigerian capital kills at least 15

Boko Haram Suspected in Deadly Blast

by #teamEBONY

Boko Haram suspected in deadly car bombing.  A suspected car bomb exploded on the outskirts of Nigeria's… Read More

Nigerians demand government do more to bring home kidnapped girls

Nigerians Protest, Demand Government Rescue Kidnapped Girls

by #teamEBONY

Nigerian protest, demanding that the government do something to rescue the kidnapped girls.  Nigerians… Read More

Is orange the new black for D&G? Designers lose prison term appeal

Dolce and Gabbana's Next Line? Prisonwear

by #teamEBONY

The men behind popular brand D&G were both given prison time for failure to pay taxes.  Italian fashion… Read More

Why Gun-Rights Backers Win While Other Conservative Causes Lose

How Conservative Gun Rights Advocates Keep Winning

by The Atlantic

David Frum writes on the racial and political politics behind the gun lobby's power. Only about one-third… Read More

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Plantation Politics and V. Stiviano

by Monique W. Morris

“It bothers me a lot that you want to…broadcast that you’re associating with Black people. Do you have to?” These… Read More

Nigeria’s Stolen Girls

The Stolen Girls of Nigeria

by #teamEBONY

The New Yorker's Alexis Okeowo reports on the social and political factors that have allowed this mass kidnapping to occur.  The… Read More

When Men Are Raped

Males Often the Victims of Sexual Assault

by Slate

New study finds that the sexual assault of men is much more common than we've been led to believe.  “Made… Read More

BART police arrest, assault young woman for riding train while black.

Arrested for...Riding a Train While Black?

by Jezebel

Woman arrested, allegedly beaten by police for train riding while Black.  On March 21, police responded to… Read More

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