Will My Brother's Keeper Hurt the Ferguson Movement?

Will My Brother's Keeper Hurt the Ferguson Movement?

by Rachel Gilmer and Ashley Yates

The unjust killing of Mike Brown has sparked a revolution. Across hundreds of cities around the world, protesters are rising up and… Read More

Why the US Needs a Truth and Reconciliation Commission NOW

Why the US Needs a Truth and Reconciliation Commission NOW

by Monique W. Morris

Oscar Grant. Eric Garner. Michael Brown. Amadou Diallo. We speak these names and instantly feel the weight of injustice. Why?… Read More

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An Open Letter to the New York City Police Department’s Guardians Association and the Hispanic Association

by #teamEBONY

Dear Sisters and Brothers, First and foremost, please accept our heart-felt condolences at the loss of P.O. Rafael Ramos… Read More

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Covering Race and Police Brutality

by Bob Butler

The second half of 2014 has been marked by deaths of African-American males at the hands of local law enforcement --including Michael… Read More

NYPD Blues:<br />
The Anti-Police Brutality Movement Didn’t Kill Any Cops

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by Jamilah Lemieux

The #Blacklivesmatter movement (specifically, its current iteration in response to police killings of unarmed Black people across… Read More

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ALL Black Lives Matter

by Patrisse Cullors

From the beginning, #BlackLivesMatter as a rallying call was meant to undermine all forms of state violence that affects… Read More

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Will You Be There? [POLL]

by #teamEBONY

Tomorrow, Saturday, December 13, social justice activists, civil rights groups and citizens of good conscience will gather in solidarity… Read More

AKA Changes Stance on Protesting

AKA Changes Stance on Protesting

by #teamEBONY

Earlier this week, it was revealed that the nation’s oldest African American sororities has issued directives to members ordering… Read More

MLK’s Nobel Prize at 50:<br />
Implications for Ferguson & Beyond<br />

MLK’s Nobel Prize at 50:
Implications for Ferguson & Beyond

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Wednesday, December 9 marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Nobel Peace Prize Award. King’s acceptance… Read More

No Country for Black Men

No Country for Black Men

by Miles Marshall Lewis

The thing is, James Baldwin came back. Various social media timelines of mine have exploded in outrage since the Ferguson… Read More

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