Stop Asking if HBCUs Are Relevant

Stop Asking if HBCUs Are Relevant

by David Wall Rice and Shaun R. Harper

For a host of mostly ridiculous reasons—including the fabled post-racialism—questions are repeatedly posed about the… Read More

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'We Are Left to Make This Moment Into a Movement'

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Dear World,   Over the past month, events surrounding the killing of Michael Brown, Jr.---a murder, in my eyes… Read More

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Huge Gap With How Blacks, Whites Feel About Michael Brown

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Early in the Ferguson protests, the Pew Research Center polled reactions to the Michael Brown shooting nationally. For Blacks, it… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

While the police shooting of an unarmed Black teen in Ferguson, Mo., continues to get considerable attention, another shooting of… Read More

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Black Men and the Stain of Colorism

by Joshua Adams

When I was a sophomore in college, watching The Boondocks with friends was a weekly ritual. After enjoying the satirical… Read More

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The Complicated Process of Leaving an Abusive Relationship

by Dr. Anissa Moody and Dr. Wendi S. Williams

Janay Rice… Read More

Be Present

Be Present

by Mitzi Miller

Death is difficult. Whether it’s a family member, friend, colleague or even a beloved celebrity, loss is always painful. And no matter how much… Read More

White House Meets with Formerly Incarcerated Citizens

White House Meets with Formerly Incarcerated Citizens

by #teamEBONY

Today, PICO National Network’s Live Free Campaign and All of Us or None, were joined by eleven formerly incarcerated citizens… Read More

Adrian Peterson Could Face Prison Time

Adrian Peterson Could Face Prison Time

by #teamEBONY

Adrian Peterson could get up to two years in prison if prosecutors successfully argue that the bloody beating of his 4-year-old son… Read More

Autopsy: Utah Man Killed by Police While Running Away

Autopsy: Utah Man Killed by Police While Running Away

by #teamEBONY

A 22-year-old Black man with a sword may have been running away when Utah police fatally shot him "numerous" times from… Read More

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