Pressure Mounts To Investigate NYPD Killing Of Unarmed Black Teen, Ramarley Graham

Possible Federal Investigation into the Death of Ramarley Graham

by Huffington Post

Possible federal investigation into the death of Ramarley Graham. A group of New York lawmakers have sent a letter… Read More

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No, Fool, Aretha and Patti Did NOT Fight

by Michael Arceneaux

If you were wondering how much Mimi Faust made from her sex tape porno, it was more like a six-figure… Read More

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Stephen Henderson Wins Pulitzer Prize

by #teamEBONY

Stephen Henderson honored with Pulitzer Prize.  The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) congratulates… Read More

If a Student Says Homosexuality Is a Sin in School, Is It Bullying?

Is Calling Homosexuality a Sin a Form of Bullying?

by The Atlantic

Politicians, academics, and religious leaders continue to debate whether God and religion has a place in public schools. What… Read More

 I Was Racially Profiled in My Own Driveway

Racially Profiled at Home

by The Atlantic

Former Major League Baseball player Doug Glanville writes on being racially profiled in his own driveway. As offended… Read More

What Motivated Nigeria's Massive Terrorist Bombing?

Dozens Killed in Terrorist Attack in Nigeria

by Slate

At least 71 killed in terrorist attack in Nigeria, an act President Goodluck Jonathan has blamed on Boko Haram. A… Read More

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Florida to Pass "Warning Shot" Law

by The Grio

New law in Florida to consider warning shots as legal self-defense.  Florida governor Rick Scott is expected… Read More

Remembering Marquis

A Tribute to Marquis Sams

by Slate

Joe Parent writes about the life and untimely death of Marquis Sams, a young man Parent met through Big Brothers Big Sisters. Earlier… Read More

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What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 4/14 Woman… Read More

14-Year-Old Forced Into Marriage Kills Husband More Than Twice Her Age

Nigerian Teen Forced Into Marriage Kills Husband

by Jezebel

Nigerian teen forced into marriage kills husband.  When Nigerian 14-year-old Wasila Umaru was forced into… Read More

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