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The Morning After:
The Midterms Are Done...What Comes Next?

by Ray Baker

The midterm elections came with few surprises but one thing is clear: the balance of power in the Senate has changed hands, as Republicans… Read More

MANIFEST 2014: Calling All Black Men and Boys!

MANIFEST 2014: Calling All Black Men and Boys!

by #teamEBONY

F the statistics. Black men are more than numbers. More than negative headlines. More than the picture this country often… Read More

Scott first black senator elected in South since Reconstruction

Tim Scott, First Elected Black Senator in the South Since Reconstruction

by #teamEBONY

South Carolina's Tim Scott on Tuesday became the first African-American senator to win election in the South since Reconstruction. The… Read More

Black. Male. Feminist.

Black. Male. Feminist.

by George C. Gardner III, Esq.

Until now, I don’t think that I’ve been clear about my unequivocal support for Black women and their struggles to eliminate… Read More

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Embracing the Black Man I Am

Gay Is Good:
Embracing the Black Man I Am

by Michael Arceneaux

I don’t wake up everyday obsessing over my race or my sexual orientation. As much pride as I have in being both Black and gay… Read More

I Am a Black Man, and I Can Do Anything

I Am a Black Man, and I Can Do Anything

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

As a child, I was largely shielded from many of the harsh realities of race in America until I was old enough to better understand… Read More

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The Protest Vote:
Will Black Voters Lash Out at the Polls?

by Ted Johnson

With midterm elections well underway, the spotlight has once again turned to Black voters. One former Bush administration official… Read More

Prosecutor: Police killing of Darrien Hunt justified

Prosecutor in Darrien Hunt Case Announces Police Shooting Was Justified

by The Grio

Utah prosecutors announced Monday that officers were justified in fatally shooting a young man who was wielding a sword as part of… Read More

Yes, Voter ID Laws Are Racially-Motivated

Yes, Voter ID Laws Are Racially-Motivated

by Jason Johnson

The presidential election of 2008 was a pretty emotional experience for a lot of African Americans. Folks who never been compelled to… Read More

The Senate will go Republican, the election models say

Republicans Predicted to Win the Senate

by The Washington Post

There's at least a seven in ten chance that Republicans will net the six seats the party needs to reclaim the Senate majority… Read More

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