Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. Reportedly Will Be Released From Prison This Week

Jesse Jackson Jr to be Released from Prison This Week

by Slate

Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. will reportedly be released from federal prison on Thursday, where the son of civil rights leader… Read More

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San Francisco Cops In Racist Texting Scandal

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A look at some of the past week's allegations of police brutality, misconduct and civilian shootings: Four San Francisco… Read More

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Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master… Read More

Mo’ne Davis asks college to reinstate baseball player who called her a ‘sl*t’

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by #teamEBONY

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Are You Middle Class?

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George Zimmerman: President Obama amped up racial tension against me

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by #teamEBONY

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by #teamEBONY

I have no problem with my Blackness–I live in it and I enjoy living it. I do have a problem with the world having a problem… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Eighteen-year-old Brandon Jones died on Thursday after a Cleveland Police Department officer shot him at approximately 2.15am earlier… Read More

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Darren Sharper Faces New Rape Charge

by ESPN

Rape charges have been filed in Las Vegas against former NFL safety Darren Sharper, who already faces sexual assault charges in Los… Read More

New York Times drops Razib Khan

Razib Khan Let Go by New York Times

by #teamEBONY

The New York Times has terminated its contract with one of its new online opinion writers after a Gawker article highlighted… Read More

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