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America to Improve Relations With Cuba

by #teamEBONY

Today, the United States is taking historic steps to chart a new course in our relations with Cuba and to further engage and empower… Read More

The Obamas: How We Deal with Our Own Racist Experiences

Barack and Michelle Obama on Dealing With Racism

by #teamEBONY

The protective bubble that comes with the presidency – the armored limo, the Secret Service detail, the White House –… Read More

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Defining White Privilege

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Why does the White privilege conversation ignore the ways in which Asian Americans have used their social ties to achieve success… Read More

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by Damon Young

Bomani Jones. You remembered the name the first time you heard it because it’s a name you remember the first time… Read More

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Morehouse and the Future of Science

by Vann R Newkirk II

The world is in desperate need of Black scientists. In a rich history of scientific innovation and research stretching from George… Read More

‘Selma’ Cast, Director Wear ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Shirts at N.Y. Premiere

Selma Cast Dons "I Can't Breathe" Shirts

by #teamEBONY

Parties and protests don’t typically overlap, but the “Selma” cast made an exception and a statement on Sunday… Read More

1 charged in killing of Demario Bailey, 15, who tried to save twin brother from robbers

Twin Killed Saving Brother's Life

by #teamEBONY

Demario and Demacio Bailey, close-knit identical twins known within their South Side charter school community as the “Bailey… Read More

Teen’s Death, Ruled Suicide By Local Officials, Now Being Investigated By FBI As Possible Lynching

Teen's Death Investigated by FBI

by #teamEBONY

In August, a Black 17-year-old boy named Lennon Lacy was found dead, hanging by two belts from a swing set in an open field in his… Read More

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Titi Branch Dies

by The Washington Post

Titi Branch, one of the co-founders of the wildly successful natural hair care line, Miss Jessie’s, died Dec. 4, according… Read More

Tamir Rice Autopsy Released And Declares His Death A Homicide

Tamir Rice Death Ruled a Homicide

by #teamEBONY

The death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy who was shot last month by a Cleveland police officer who authorities say mistook the… Read More

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