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UConn's Dirty Little Race Secret:
AKAs Insulted, University Quiet

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

While recent national conversation among most Blacks has gone back and forth between when we will learn of the grand jury’s… Read More

Police Lied. Mike Brown was killed 148 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV

Michael Brown Killed Over a Hundred Feet Away from Wilson's SUV

by #teamEBONY

For 104 days, the police have lied and said Mike Brown was killed 35 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV. It was actually 148… Read More

Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in talks to resign; grand jury decision nears

Darren Wilson Negotiating Resignation

by #teamEBONY

As a grand jury gets closer to announcing its decision, Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot Michael Brown, is… Read More

President Obama Offers Legal Status to Millions of Undocumented Immigrants

President Obama to Offer Legal Status to Over Four Million Immigrants

by #teamEBONY

President Obama tonight announced the most sweeping executive action on immigration in three decades, providing relief for an estimated… Read More

Finish Strong

Finish Strong

by Mitzi Miller

The end of the year is a natural time for reflection. It’s a moment when we look back at the highs and lows with an informed perspective that… Read More

 Nixon Announces Ferguson Commission After Declaring State of Emergency

Nixon Announces Ferguson Commission

by Katina Parker

On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon--who has been heavily criticized for his response to the murder of Mike Brown and subsequent… Read More

Race Still Matters:<br />

Race Still Matters:

When it comes to Black America, the report is in—and the grades are low. Dr. Cornel West, Chicago principal Liz Dozier and others in academia… Read More

Facing Race

'Facing Race' and Moving Towards a Better World

by Elizabeth Dawes Gay, MPH

This week, many were disheartened to hear of the killing of 37-year old Read More

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Why Black Men Must Take Responsibility for Ending Street Harassment of Black Women

by Jasson Perez

Despite what some brothers may have you believe, street harassment is not some petty White women's issue that Black men can dismiss… Read More

Non-White Americans Feel Police Less Likely to Protect Them, Poll Finds

Whites Feel More Protected by Police Than Non-Whites Do

by #teamEBONY

A Gallup poll released Tuesday reveals that non-White Americans are less likely to feel that the police are serve and protect them. The… Read More

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