Laquan McDonald: Chicago Prepares for Mass Protests

Laquan McDonald: Chicago Prepares for Mass Protests

Organizers plan rallies in response to video release of fatal police shooting. [read more]

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JET Magazine has followed the Jordan Davis tragedy since the very beginning. With the verdict now in, we are relieved that… Read More

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The Florida jury in the case of Michael Dunn has found him guilty on four charges, including… Read More

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Valentine's Day is the biggest night of the year for restaurants. Couples make reservations months in advance and chefs… Read More

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No Purchase Necessary TO ENTER OR WIN. Open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older… Read More

The U.S. Is Locking People Up For Being Poor

Poor People Locked Up...For Being Poor

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Virginia Dickerson says she’s devoted the last three years to recovering from the drug problems that entangled her in the criminal… Read More

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College Student's Murder Used by Her Mother to Raise Abuse Awareness

by Madame Noire

Last year, President Barack Obama made the proclamation that February would be National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention… Read More

Barbara Bowman Speaks About Bill Cosby Sexual Abuse Allegations

Bill Cosby Faces Allegations

by #teamEBONY

Last week, Newsweek interviewed Tamara Green, one of 13 women who accused Bill Cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting… Read More

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Things America Says You Can't Do If You're Black

by #teamEBONY

There's evidence that just being Black in the United States is often all it takes to arouse suspicion. Here are… Read More

 Michael Sam, Jackie Robinson, and Why the Bigots Always Lose

Bigotry Will Always Lose

by The Atlantic

Michael Sam had a very good year meting out violence to his opponents. The 6-3, 260-pound defensive end helped lead Missouri to a… Read More

Clarence Thomas Says We All Talk About Race Too Much Nowadays

Clarence Thomas Wants Us to Stop Talking About Race

by Slate

Americans today are too sensitive about race, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas told a gathering of college students in Florida… Read More

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