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Activists Call to#BlackoutBlackFriday for Human Rights

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

“No justice, no peace.” That’s how the saying goes. But this Friday, people across the country are remixing the… Read More

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Ferguson and the Sin of Racism

by Rev. Darlene Garner

America’s original sin of racism played out in Ferguson, Missouri. How did we get here?  To understand this moment, we… Read More

Dream Defenders' Phillip Agnew Arrested at Miami-Ferguson Solidarity Protest

Dream Defenders' Phillip Agnew Arrested at Miami-Ferguson Solidarity Protest

by Jamilah Lemieux

Protests in solidarity with Ferguson, Missouri have taken place across the world since August 9th and in the wake of this week’s… Read More

Protestors in Chicago Shut Down Lake Shore Drive

Protestors in Chicago Shut Down Lake Shore Drive

by #teamEBONY

Activists who had gathered at Chicago Public Safety Headquarters Monday evening to await a grand jury's decision in the death… Read More

Celebs React to Ferguson Decision on Twitter

Celebs React to Ferguson Decision on Twitter

by #teamEBONY

Submitting a predictably tragic verdict, a grand jury turned in a decision exonerating officer Darren Wilson of… Read More

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Michael Brown’s Parents Release Statement

by #teamEBONY

“We are profoundly disappointed that the killer of our child will not face the consequence of his actions. While we… 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

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Tef Poe: 'You're Comfortable With the Idea That I Might Not Be Here'

St. Louis rapper Tef Poe has become one of the most prominent and committed leaders of the Ferguson-based movement following the… Read More

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101 Days Without Justice for Mike Brown

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101 Days Without Justice for Mike Brown

by Taurean Russell

Like most young people these days, checking Twitter is one of the first things I do when I wake up in the morning. In the past few… Read More

Chicago Activists 'Charge Genocide' at United Nations

Chicago Activists 'Charge Genocide' at United Nations

by A. Pulley

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

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