Mississippi Passes 'Religious Freedom' Law Despite LGBT Opposition

Mississippi Passes 'Religious Freedom' Law Despite LGBT Opposition

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Despite sharp criticism nationwide, Mississippi has enacted a "religious freedom" law that supporters say protects the rights of those who… Read More

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Couple Detained At Kuwait Prison to Be Released

by #teamEBONY

An American couple detained in a Kuwait prison will now go free. U.S Army Veteran Monique Coverson and her partner, Larissa Joseph were sentenced… Read More

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People joke and say they know how the story ends in the hit FX miniseries “The People v. O.J. Simpson.”  I don’t believe the… Read More

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Teen Sentenced for Role in Freddie Gray Protests

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A teen who smashed a traffic cone through a windshield of a city police car during the unrest following Freddie Gray's death last year in… Read More

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Man Gets Shot While Live Streaming

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Facebook’s “Live” feature allows you to record yourself in real time. But what one Chicago man recorded is shocking. A graphic video… Read More

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by Jamilah Lemieux

This week proves it.  Donald Trump is, quite possibly, the worst type of human being on the face of the earth. He is a walking parody… Read More

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I’m an avid supporter of charter schools. I work at one. I send my kids to one. I donate to one. I’m making this disclaimer early, lest… Read More

Say Her Name: Black Women Need More Attention from the Racial Justice Movement

Say Her Name: Black Women Need More Attention from the Racial Justice Movement

by Josie Duffy

Shortly after he was shot and killed by a White police officer in Ferguson, Mo., news of Mike Brown’s death began to spread across social media… Read More

Clap for Her: Baltimore Mayor Tops 'Tweet Elite'

Clap for Her: Baltimore Mayor Tops 'Tweet Elite'

by #teamEBONY

Some politicians have the gift of gab, but apparently others, like Baltimore’s Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, have the talent for tweets. “The… Read More

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