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by #teamEBONY

Today, Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni signed the Anti-Homosexuality Act, a wide-ranging bill that imposes seven years in jail… Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 2/24… Read More

Where Are The Heroes To Save Pittsburgh's African-American Center?

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by #teamEBONY

In 2009 a gleaming performing arts space opened to great fanfare in downtown Pittsburgh. The distinctive $42 million-dollar building… Read More

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No Such Thing as "Too Sexy" to be a Rapist

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Earlier this week, Tempe, Arizona police released documents that detail even more rape allegations against former NFL star Darren… Read More

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If you have a sibling and can recall a time in which your mammy or pappy called you, your brother and sister, and maybe a cousin… Read More

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Black Man Files Complaint, Investigator Replies with...Lynching Story?

by Jezebel

According to the local NewsChannel5 out of Nashville, Shun Mullins' mother, Dorothy, passed away recently, and according to Mullins… Read More

The Logic of the Michael Dunn Jury

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by The Atlantic

As it stands, the facts hold that three jurors believed that the killing of Jordan Davis was just, and nine did not. My contention… Read More

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Sorry I'm Not Idris Elba Goes Viral

by Jezebel

It’s no secret that Idris Elba is the man of many women’s dreams, but this week many of the men standing in the actor’s… Read More

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I did a lot of stupid stuff at 15 years old. Egging someone’s home or car was less likely to be on that list than, say using… Read More

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