Chicago Man Charged in Gang Feud Killing of 9-Year-Old

Chicago Man Charged in Gang Feud Killing of 9-Year-Old

by #teamEBONY

Dwight Boone-Doty, 22, was charged Monday night in the execution-style murder of nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee. In November of 2015, Lee was… Read More

To Be Black, Southern and Unchurched

To Be Black, Southern and Unchurched

by Blavity.com

I call my mama and grandmama every Sunday. Sometimes my aunt (grandmama’s sister) and Big Mama (mama’s grandmama on her daddy’s… Read More

The Difficult Bridge Facing Black Immigrants

The Difficult Bridge Facing Black Immigrants

by Opal Tometi

On Feb. 24, Mohamedtaha Omar, 23, Adam K. Mekki, 20, and Muhannad A. Tairab, 17, three Black Muslim refugees from Sudan… Read More

City of New York to Revisit Policing Tactics

City of New York to Revisit Policing Tactics

by #teamEBONY

New York City is retooling its longtime strategy of trying to reduce serious crime by cracking down on people who commit minor offenses, like… Read More

Ben Carson Ends Presidential Bid

Ben Carson Ends Presidential Bid

by #teamEBONY

Ben Carson, who had once been in competition with Donald Trump in polls among Republican voters has suspended his campaign for the GOP presidential… Read More

LAPD Investigating Knife Purportedly Found at O.J. Simpson's Former Home

LAPD Investigating Knife Purportedly Found at O.J. Simpson's Former Home

by #teamEBONY

Los Angeles police detectives are investigating a knife purportedly found some time ago at the former home of O.J. Simpson, who was acquitted… Read More

Why Casting a Ballot Is More Crucial Than Ever for Black Men

Why Casting a Ballot Is More Crucial Than Ever for Black Men

by Dr. Larry Walker

This November’s election represents an important opportunity for Black men. In urban, rural and suburban neighborhoods throughout the United… Read More

Bobbi Kristina Brown

Judge Orders Release of Bobbi Kristina Autopsy Results

by #teamEBONY

More than eight months after Bobbi Kristina Brown died after being found unconscious in the bathtub of her Atlanta home, a judge finally unsealed… Read More

High Courts to Hear Appeals in Freddie Gray Case

High Courts to Hear Appeals in Freddie Gray Case

by #teamEBONY

Attorneys for the six Baltimore Police officers on trial for the death of Freddie Gray gathered at the Maryland Court of Appeals on Thursday. Seven… Read More

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Looks Back at the Rodney King Incident 25 Years Later

by The Marshall Project

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. spoke with Bill Keller, Editor-in-Chief of The Marshall Project, a non-profit news organization which focuses on the American… Read More

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