Girl bomber kills five, wounds dozens in northeast Nigeria

Five Killed as Little Girl Used as Suicide Bomber in Nigeria

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A young girl with explosives strapped to her killed five people and wounded dozens at a security checkpoint outside a market in the… Read More

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A 'Blackbird' Spreads His Wings

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Acceptance is a tricky word. I am bisexual. I am Black. I have been bi for as long as I can remember. I came out to some… Read More

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

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Rudy Giuliani is right that Obama isn’t like his predecessors.

Barack Obama Loves America...and Sees America's Faults

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The obvious question is, Why? Why is Obama more circumspect than his presidential peers? Why does his praise come with a note of… Read More

Daily Show's Jessica Williams: Stop Telling Me to Lean In

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Jessica Williams absolutely needs to believe in herself and her talent in order to advance in her career. Not wanting to host The… Read More

Vandals Spray-Paint “NIGGER” on Lincoln University Sign

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by #teamEBONY

Someone spray-painted the "n"-word on a sign at the entrance of Lincoln University overnight, according to a message sent… Read More

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Justice Department Could Sue Ferguson for Racial Discrimination

by Slate

The Justice Department is preparing to sue the Ferguson Police Department for racial discrimination in its policing if it does not… Read More

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by Mia McKenzie

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