Woman at Center of Flint Water Lawsuit Murdered

Woman at Center of Flint Water Lawsuit Murdered

by #teamEBONY

A woman at the center of a Flint water crisis lawsuit was shot to death inside a townhouse earlier this week. Sasha Avonna Bell was one of… Read More

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#SentenceSoLight: No Justice, No Peace for Akai Gurley

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When Akai Gurley was killed in November 2014, his death was not muddied by the controversy that plagued the high profile cases of Eric… Read More

Obama: 'Overturn North Carolina, Mississippi's LGBT Discrimination Laws'

Obama: 'Overturn North Carolina, Mississippi's LGBT Discrimination Laws'

by #teamEBONY

President Obama said laws that would discriminate against members of Mississippi and North Carolina's LGBT population should be overturned. In… Read More

Cause of Prince Death Remains Mystery

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by Madison J. Gray

Prince's body was cremated Saturday, and a private ceremony held for his family in the wake of his death after he was found unresponsive at his… Read More

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Is My Brother’s Keeper Too Worried About Sitting With The Cool Kids?

by Tansy Breshears

As was reported in multiple news outlets a few days ago, musician Rick Ross was attending a meeting at the White House… Read More

Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

Men Arrested During Freddie Gray Unrest Sue City

by #teamEBONY

Six men arrested during the unrest prompted by Freddie Gray’s death in police custody sued the Baltimore Police Department, the state and more… Read More

Family of Chicago Teen Fatally Shot By Police to Sue

Family of Chicago Teen Fatally Shot By Police to Sue

by #teamEBONY

The family of a 16-year-old boy fatally shot by Chicago police has filed a federal wrongful death lawsuit. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday… Read More

Harriet Tubman to Bump Andrew Jackson from Face of $20 Bill

Harriet Tubman to Bump Andrew Jackson from Face of $20 Bill

by #teamEBONY

Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist who was born a slave, will stand with George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Benjamin Franklin… Read More

3 Officials To Be Charged in Flint Water Crisis

3 Officials To Be Charged in Flint Water Crisis

by #teamEBONY

Michigan's attorney general will announce criminal charges Wednesday against two state regulators and a Flint employee, alleging wrongdoing related… Read More

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