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Protection Under the Law

Race Still Matters:
Protection Under the Law

Law and Order? Perhaps on the small screen. But in many of our neighborhoods, equal protection under the law is as fictional as a television script… Read More

Building Unity, Wrecking Walls: Palestinians Come to Ferguson

Building Unity, Wrecking Walls:
Palestinians Come to Ferguson

by Kristian Davis Bailey

After months of expressing… Read More

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No, the Republican Wins Weren't a Loss for Blacks

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Victory is still in the air after the Republican tidal wave of successes last Tuesday. There is no second-guessing that Republicans… Read More

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Poor People Out, "Young Professionals" In

by The Washington Post

For years, this brown-brick building near Wrigley Field housed people who had nowhere else to go. It had peeling walls and broken… Read More

Wrongly Imprisoned for 15 Years Thanks to an Innocence Project

Framed by the Innocence Project?

by #teamEBONY

When Alstory Simon walked out of prison on the last day of October, it was 15 years since he had first confessed to murdering a young… Read More

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Mad at Cosby

by Josie Pickens

I turned 38 this week. It seems as I age, as I become more cemented in who I am as a (sometimes) bad Black feminist, teacher, lover… Read More

New Orleans Police Systematically Ignored Sex Crime Reports

New Orleans Police Routinely Dismissed Sex Crimes, Rapes

by #teamEBONY

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'I’d Rather go to Hell for Telling the Truth'

by Darnell L. Moore

“I am gay. And God loves me.” Rev. Dr. Daniel Meeter asked me to repeat those words as we walked and talked… Read More

Ku Klux Klan leader defends threat of ‘lethal force’ against Ferguson ‘terrorists’

Ku Klux Klan Threatens Ferguson Protesters

by #teamEBONY

The leader of a Ku Klux Klan group told MSNBC host Chris Hayes on Wednesday that St. Louis-area residents have supported their campaign… Read More

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