In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes<br />

In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes

by Demetria Irwin

A proposal to move students from an overcrowded but rich school to an undercrowded, but poor school has heightened tensions among parents in the New York borough
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There’s Already Been A Drive-By Shooting On The Set Of The N.W.A. Movie, ‘Straight Outta Compton’

Drive-By On Set of N.W.A. Biopic?

by #teamEBONY

A biopic about the World’s Most Dangerous Group, N.W.A., has been in the works since 2009, but Straight Outta Compton is… Read More

President Obama Addresses Ferguson, Michael Brown

President Obama Addresses Ferguson, Michael Brown

by #teamEBONY

The death of Michael Brown is heartbreaking, and Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to his family and his community at this… Read More

John Crawford

John Crawford:
Killed Holding a 'Gun' in an Open Carry State

by Mikki Kendall

The death of John Crawford III, which has failed to compel the level of outrage and media attention of the shooting of Mike… Read More

Michael Brown Pleaded “I Don’t Have a Gun, Stop Shooting!”

Michael Brown Reportedly Begged Police Not to Shoot Him

by #teamEBONY

The last moments of Michael Brown’s life were filled with shock, fear and terror, says a witness who stood just feet away as… Read More

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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

Hey Barneys: Fix Your Racism Problem by Talking to Customers of Color

Barneys Pays Settlement, Still Doesn't Get It

by Jezebel

So Barneys, here's my suggestion: If you're really about the change you're no doubt shooting off press releases around… Read More

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Terrorists with Badges?

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

Eric Garner. Rosan Miller. Denise Stewart. Mashach Strachan. Jahmil-El Cuffee. These are just a few of the countless named… Read More

More Diversity in New York City’s Police Dept., but Blacks Lag

The Right to Resist:
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by Lumumba Akinwole-Bandele

"We declare our right on this be a human being, to be respected as a human being, to be given the rights of a human being… 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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