Michelle Obama: Barack and I See Our Own Daughters in Kidnapped Nigerian Girls

Michelle Obama Speaks on Missing Nigerian Girls

by Slate

Michelle Obama speaks on missing girls, saying she sees her own daughters in them.  First Lady Michelle Obama… Read More

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When Gentrification Brings Racism to the 'Hood

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Two college students knocked on my door last summer to solicit my participation in the Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 5/12 Woman… Read More

Abducted Nigerian schoolgirls likely split up, taken across border

Kidnapped Girls Likely Spilt Up

by #teamEBONY

Kidnapped Nigerian girls have likely been split up, and may have been moved into other countries.  But the… Read More

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bell hooks: Beyonce is a Terrorist

by The Root

Noted scholar and activist bell hooks calls Beyonce a terrorist.  On Wednesday during a discussion titled… Read More

#BringBackOurGirls. And bring back our country, President Jonathan

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by #teamEBONY

The Guardian's Chibundu Onuzo hopes the #bringbackourgirls attention forces the Nigerian government to be better.  And… Read More

310 people killed in latest Boko Haram attack; hundreds of girls remain missing

Death Toll in Boko Haram Attack Now at 310

by #teamEBONY

310 people killed in latest Boko Haram attack, an act that may have been a response to the international attention they've received.  Witnesses… Read More

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Monica Lewinsky Has a Point

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My initial reaction to Monica Lewinksy crawling from whatever rock she had been vacationing under to pen an essay for Vanity… Read More

At Least 150 Dead as Boko Haram Attacks Village

At Least 150 Dead as Boko Haram Attacks Village

by #teamEBONY

As many as 300 dead in latest Boko Haram attack.  Details emerged Wednesday of an apparent Boko Haram attack… Read More

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JET Magazine Goes Digital: A Look Back [PHOTOS]

Today, Johnson Publishing Company announced that JET magazine (founded in 1951) will end its print publication and transition into… Read More

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