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

bell hooks Calls Beyoncé a Terrorist

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

Bring Back Our Country

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

by Michael Arceneaux

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

Nigerian girl describes kidnapping, among 50 who escaped

Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram Describes Kidnapping

by The Grio

Girl who escaped Boko Haram kidnapping describes the ordeal.  The girls in the school dorm heard the… Read More

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Slaughtered Boys, Missing Girls:
Who Stands Up for African Children?

by John Dramani Mahama

The lives of African children matter. Let’s begin there, with that statement.  If we accept it as fact, as an… Read More

20 female senators calling on Obama to further condemn Nigerian kidnappings

Senators Request President Obama Do More to Rescue Nigerian Girls

by The Washington Post

Senators craft and sign letter requesting President Obama do more to rescue the kidnapped Nigerian girls.  The… Read More

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