A Healer in Congo Now Needs Our Help Healing

A Healer in Congo Now Needs Our Help Healing

by #teamEBONY

Pastor Marrion P’udongo earned the nickname “Schindler of Congo” in 2003 when he saved almost 100 people from being murdered by… Read More

The NYPD's Asinine Search Policy: A Bogus Christmas Gift

The NYPD's Asinine Search Policy: A Bogus Christmas Gift

by Madison J. Gray

The young police officer was direct when I caught his eye as I approached the entrance to the subway station: “Sir! I need to search your bag!” It… Read More

Why the 2016 Presidential Election Is Still Anyone's Game

Why the 2016 Presidential Election Is Still Anyone's Game

by Richard Fowler

What was once an election between political dynasties—the Clintons and the Bushes—has now turned into a complete free-for-all with both… Read More

Bernie Sanders Reacts to News of No Indictment in Bland Case

Bernie Sanders Reacts to News of No Indictment in Bland Case

by #teamEBONY

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders issued a statement late Monday in response to a grand jury’s decision not to issue an… Read More

Sandra Bland

No Indictment in Sandra Bland Case

by #teamEBONY

On Monday, a grand jury ruled that no felony crime was committed by the Waller County sheriff's office in connection to the July 2015 death of… Read More

50 Shades of Black: A Look Into An Alternate Universe<br />

50 Shades of Black: A Look Into An Alternate Universe

by Blavity.com

I want you to take a little trip with me. Let’s go to a parallel universe together. Everything there is as it is here with three exceptions:… Read More

Sandra Bland

2017 Trial Date Set for Bland Family Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY

A judge has set a Jan. 2017 trial date for a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Sandra Bland's family on her behalf. Bland died in July… Read More

Nicki Minaj Criticized for Angola Performance, But Is It Fair?

Nicki Minaj Criticized for Angola Performance, But Is It Fair?

by Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley

“Independent women only!” Dropping it low in a sheer, bejeweled bodysuit, flanked by female dancers in black leotards and yellow… Read More

Bernie Sanders Campaign in Hot Water

Bernie Sanders Campaign in Hot Water

by #teamEBONY

The presidential campaign for Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has been suspended after a breach enabled his staff to improperly access information compiled… Read More

After 'Shakara': 5 Reforms to Prevent Police Violence in Schools

After 'Shakara': 5 Reforms to Prevent Police Violence in Schools

by Amanda Woog, J.D., Naomi Reed, and Shetal Vorha-Gupta

Black parents in Spring Valley High School are doing something about that perverse school-to-prison pipeline by pressing to have charges dropped against… Read More

Most viewed

Entertainment & Culture / By Sun Singleton
Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Vernon Reid Talks 30 Yrs of the Black Rock Coalition

Entertainment & Culture
Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Justin Adu Explains African Amedia

Style / By Tyrus Townsend
Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

Beautifully Brown Grace Jones

News & Views / By Damon Young
Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

Why Did Ben Carson Mock Police Brutality

News & Views / By Kristian Davis Bailey
Detroit's New Activist Generation

Detroit's New Activist Generation

Stay in the Know
Sign up for the Ebony Newsletter