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Chicago Activists 'Charge Genocide' at United Nations

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Eight young people from Chicago traveled to Geneva, Switzerland to testify before the United Nations’ Committee Against Torture… Read More

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Black People Are Magic? Yes, According to White People

by #teamEBONY

Ever wonder why some White people are so mortally afraid of Black bodies? One possible, research-supported answer: they think Black… Read More

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Video footage has emerged showing Darren Wilson – the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed Black 18-year-old… Read More

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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

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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

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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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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

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