[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Dear White-Splainers

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear White-Splainers

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear White-splainers:   Oprah Winfrey is an old Black woman from the country, so why do some of you White… Read More

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Winston Salem State University quarterback Rudy Johnson told reporters on Monday that he was attacked by members of the Virginia… Read More

Obamacare Is No Katrina

Obamacare Is No Katrina

by Zerlina Maxwell

Hurricane Katrina is not a metaphor. The devastation of the 2005 storm, and the failed government preparation and response… Read More

Betting on Black Communities

Betting on Black Communities

by Josie Pickens

Writer, womanist and often-times agitator Zora Neale Hurston once wrote… Read More

[THE YARD REPORT]<br />
The Week's HBCU Headlines

[THE YARD REPORT]
The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Students and faculty rallied at Alabama State University last Friday to show support for the school as the search… Read More

Why Are All the Black Men Hanging Outside the Club?

Why Are All the Black Men Hanging Outside the Club?

by Gerren Keith Gaynor

If you were to walk a mile in the shoes of a Black man, you probably wouldn’t get far--- unless, of course, you look the part… Read More

New Museums Tackle Mississippi's Complex History

New Museums Tackle Mississippi's Complex History

by Chris Williams

Jackson, Mississippi will serve as a haven to conjoined museums dedicated to telling the truth about the Southern state's darkest… Read More

Renisha McBride

[BEAUTIFUL STRUGGLER]
Stay Black, Die

by Jamilah Lemieux

What do you do in a world without sanctuary? How do you function when your ability to do so is literally threatened at every moment… Read More

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:<br />
Detroit Demands Answers in McBride Killing

JUSTICE FOR RENISHA:
Detroit Demands Answers in McBride Killing

by #teamEBONY

Community leaders are planning to assemble Thursday evening at the Dearborn Heights Police Department to demand answers… Read More

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