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Sister: Prince Has No Known Will

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Prince’s sister says the superstar musician had no known will and filed paperwork Tuesday asking a Minneapolis court appoint a special administrator… Read More

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Feminism That Fortifies: A Transmasculine Journey

by Tiq Milan

There was no clear moment when I became a feminist. I grew up in a family where the women took care or everyone and everything without complaint… Read More

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LGBT Discrimination Law: 54 Arrested at North Carolina Statehouse

by #teamEBONY

A day of protests and arrests around North Carolina’s statehouse marked what’s likely to be weeks of impassioned debate over a law limiting… Read More

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Malachi Hernandez grew up in a poor Boston neighborhood where he often heard the crackle of gunfire, and witnessed violence between his parents before… Read More

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Michigan Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette’s decision to charge Mike Glasgow, Stephen Busch and Mike Prysby, three low level employees… Read More

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The first time I read Melissa Harris Perry’s book Sister Citizen, I realized I knew even less than I imagined about what it means to… Read More

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W. Kamau Bell went to some extreme lengths to tackle the always uncomfortable, often dangerous, topic of race in America for his new CNN docu-series… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A Baltimore judge will hear a motion by prosecutors to compel a second police officer to testify against his colleague on charges stemming from the… Read More

Woman at Center of Flint Water Lawsuit Murdered

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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

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